Douglas Harp, COO
Doug has 30 years’ experience as a technical and company leader focused on industrial automation and information systems (OT/IT/IIoT) for energy, utilities and infrastructure. His background includes 22 years at Westin Engineering as Chairman, CEO and VP of a market-leading automation and IT systems integrator; Managing Director/Founder of Utility Solution Partners, the first cloud provider for Oracle Utilities suite of billing, mobile workforce and customer service solutions; Executive Chairman of a home automation startup and Strategic advisor to a smart energy device manufacturer. Doug has led the growth of several companies, is a facilitator of high performing teams and has deep domain knowledge and leadership experience in governance, strategy, operations, sales and product/solution innovation. He is a well-known thought leader in the use of OT/IT in industrial markets and has delivered over 50 keynotes, industry presentations and published articles, and a Licensed Professional Engineer in control systems.