Dr. Lago has 30 years of experience in the implementation of diverse systems and applications in the regulated and deregulated energy industry with a focus on power operations, market operations, SCADA, EMS, DMS, OMS, and GMS systems and market operator systems. Alex’s expertise spans all phases of system and application deployments related to the above functional areas including gathering requirements, product evaluation, gap analysis, cost analysis, planning, vendor selection, product acquisition, development, implementation, and integration. Prior to that, Alex led the creation and growth of the GT&D group at the Structure Group which was the leading supplier of consulting services in the grid operations space until its sale to Accenture. After the sale, Alex became the Global Grid Operations lead for Accenture. Most recently, Alex was with PwC where he led the Grid Operations Practice.