Tim Taylor is an Industry Solution Executive with Ventyx, an ABB Company, where his goal is to help distribution companies meet their operating objectives. He assists distribution companies to understand how advanced distribution managements systems (DMS), including SCADA, outage management, mobile workforce management, and business intelligence can improve their performance.
Tim has worked for ABB in a number of R&D engineering, consulting, and business development roles, including Business Development Manager - DMS for ABB Network Management. He has performed distribution planning studies for companies around the world, has developed and taught courses on distribution planning and engineering, and assisted with due diligence evaluations of electric distribution companies.
Tim also worked with GE Energy in a number of roles. He was a Technical Solution Director in the Smart Grid Commercial Group, where he assisted power delivery organizations with development of strategy and business cases, system architectures, and system engineering analysis of power systems, with a particular focus on distribution system management, automation, and operations. He worked in T&D application engineering, where he focused on the application of protective relays, surge arresters, distribution transformers, and other equipment. He also worked in generation application engineering, focusing on the economics of generation expansion planning and power plant auxiliary systems.
Tim is a Senior Member of IEEE and holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from NC State University and an MBA from UNC-Chapel Hill.