Isa is Practice Lead, Systems Integration, and is responsible for directing and delivering utility integration projects that support AMI, MDM and CIS solution implementations.
With over 18 years of technology strategy, sales and implementation experience across numerous industries, including the utility sector, Isa supports Util-Assist’s consulting and technology services businesses. Isa works with utility clients to help select, source, plan, implement and support best-of-breed Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) and middleware software solutions that support new Smart Grid/Smart Meter business transformation initiatives driven by AMI, MDM and CIS system rollouts.
Isa began his career with Microsoft Canada in 1999 and was one of its first consultants globally who specialized in Microsoft BizTalk Server technology, one of the leading ESBs in the market. Isa has led his customers through the evolution of systems integration architectures and best practices as the industry has moved from integration brokers to middleware to ESBs and now to cloud-based integration and middleware solutions. Isa holds a BSc in computer science from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada.