Abhinav Tiwari


Director & Head of Advanced Planning
Alectra Inc.

Abhinav Tiwari is Director and Head of Advanced Planning group at Alectra Green Energy & Technology Centre (GRE&T Centre) where he leads emerging technologies and innovation projects in the energy industry.

Under Abhinav’s leadership, the Advanced Planning group is helping ensure Alectra’s vision for innovation and staying at the forefront of exciting industry changes. Advanced Planning group is using emerging technologies and state-of-the-art research to make energy innovations come to life by identifying, evaluating, developing and accelerating, green, clean, and customer-friendly energy solutions across Alectra’s service territory.

Prior to Alectra, Abhinav Tiwari was the National Technical lead for One Analytics – Centre of Excellence team at PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada and National Lead for Big Data & Data Engineering Capabilities at Accenture Canada. As a leader in Data & Analytics space, he brings in experience supporting Digital and Analytical transformations for large organizations across Financial Services, Retail, Health & Public Services. His key focus areas have been Data Strategy, Governance, Architecture and Delivery of Enterprise-wide centralized as well as distributed solutions.

Abhinav is an active researcher and through his patented innovations, Abhinav has led some key initiatives across Health & Public Services with a direct positive impact on people’s life. His innovation has served multiple industries including Healthcare, Pharma, Public Services & Biometric Security.

Abhinav holds a research-based Master in Engineering Sciences degree in Big Data from Western University Canada as well as a Bachelor in Technology degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering from India.