Regional Technical Director, SUBNET Solutions Inc.
Andrew West is a software engineer with qualifications in electrical engineering, computer science and psychology. He has worked as a SCADA engineer for over 35 years, with the majority of that time in electric utility and substation automation applications, working for utilities, equipment vendors, integrators and as a consultant. Since 1996 he has participated in the development of IEC and IEEE Standards for SCADA and power grid automation. He Chairs the DNP Technical Committee, is Spokesperson for the committee responsible for IEC 60870-5-101 / -104 and is a member of the committee responsible for IEC 61850. He currently holds the position of Regional Technical Director with SUBNET Solutions, a software company focused on electricity grid data and cybersecurity.