Omar is a Partner in Ernst & Young’s Power & Utilities practice. He leads the Digital Grid practice in the Americas, responsible for Smart Grid, Smart Meter, Operational Technology, and Energy Markets.
Omar has 20 years of experience in the Utilities industry and has expertise in smart meter/smart grid, power systems operations, generation, transmission and distribution, deregulated energy markets, and power trading.
Omar has successfully delivered complex, large-scale ($100M+) system integration and business transformation programs for Utilities and Energy clients in North America, Europe, and the Far East. He has also authored and presented on Smart Grid and Energy Trading/Markets to senior management at Utilities clients globally.
Prior to Ernst & Young, Omar was a Managing Director/Partner with Accenture, leading the Grid Operations group within the Utilities Practice. Omar also held several engineering roles with Canadian Utilities/Oil&Gas companies prior to Accenture.