Simon leads the Utility Solutions Group for CGI’s U.S. Operations. He has more than 25 years of management, strategy, sales, product development and operational experience in delivering software solutions to the utilities industry. He has held senior leadership positions with CGI and Logica (now part of CGI). In his current role, Simon is responsible for managing a portfolio of utility industry solutions for mobile workforce management, outage management, work and asset management and energy efficiency. Currently, he is launching CGI OpenGrid360, a global suite of solutions and services which allow network operators to securely centralize and manage quality operational  data to support acceleration of grid modernization initiatives.