Louis is an experienced professional with 25+ years in Technology Strategy, 15 of that focused on the Energy and Utility Industry including challenges such as IT/OT Convergence, Customer System Renewal, Analytics, AMI, and Mobility.
Louis has led multiple AMI deployment initiatives, and some of the ground-breaking accomplishments in these implementations include the first near-real-time integration between AMI and the outage systems, the first “2nd wave” transition from one MDMS to another including data conversion, and the establishment testing best practices for efficiency between live meter testing and simulation. He is considered a thought leader in both AMI and IT Strategy, and has authored the methodologies and approaches for large consulting practices in both areas.
Ultimately, strategy is about guiding action. Louis seeks to strike an effective balance between helping clients make well informed planning decisions, and aggressively executing against those plans to deliver results for his clients.
He holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, and his undergraduate in Economics from the Pennsylvania State University.