Our strong leadership team helps to shape our company and guide our future. Our team is the framework upon which our company culture is built. At AESI, we’ve maintained steady growth by building on integrity, quality, and relationships. Our success is a direct result of our strong team.

Loreto Sarracini, P.Eng.

Almost 40 years of experience working directly for a vertically integrated utility and with generation, transmission, distribution, and operations utilities. Expertise in Power System Operations, EMS/SCADA, NERC Compliance (CIP and Non-CIP), and Operational Management.

P · 905.875.2075 x. 234 or 770.870.1630 x. 234

E · loretos@aesi-inc.com

Doug Westlund, MBA, P.Eng.
Senior Vice President

Greater than 30 years of experience in communications and cyber security in the utility and telecommunications markets. Doug is a recognized industry leader in cyber security for electric power utilities.

P · 905.875.2075 x. 278 or 770.870.1630 x. 278

E · dougw@aesi-inc.com

Joel Charlebois, P.Eng.
Vice President, Regulatory Compliance

Greater than 10 years’ experience assisting electric utilities across North America to understand and meet their NERC compliance obligations within the context of their regional or provincial regulatory frameworks through assessments, governance development, training, and sustainment services.

P · 905.875.2075 x. 236 or 770.870.1630 x. 236
E · joelc@aesi-inc.com

Edvard Lauman, P.Eng.
Vice President, Cyber Security & Operational Technology

Greater than 10 years’ experience at a large transmission utility and with electric power utilities and municipal clients spanning Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT), including cyber security and NERC CIP compliance.

P · 905.875.2075 x. 235 or 770.870.1630 x. 235

E · edvardl@aesi-inc.com

Toula Campbell Beris
Vice President Finance & Operations

Greater than 15 years of experience in Finance and Business Operations in various industries, responsible for the development and implementation of management methodologies to enhance the organization’s strategic goals for growth and profitability.

P · 905.875.2075 x. 230 or 770.870.1630 x. 230

E · toulac@aesi-inc.com

Board of Directors

AESI would like to acknowledge the guidance received from the following members of our Board of Directors.

Don Robinson, P.Eng. – Founder and Chairman, still contributes today, bringing more than 40 years’ engineering and business management experience.

Joining him are:
Loreto Sarracini, P.Eng. | Doug Westlund, MBA, P.Eng | Joel Charlebois, P.Eng. | Edvard Lauman, P.Eng.