George Rafael is a Management Consultant and Business Information Systems professional whose career and experience spans over 45 years. During this time, he has held numerous professional portfolios from deep technology, the application of I.T. to business, and providing professional advice to many industries, utilities and the public sector. The last twenty-five years were focused on the delivery of professional services and seventeen of those years he has been as a senior consulting practitioner in Alberta. George graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Computer Science (Honors.) and has held numerous portfolios, including Client Partner for SAP Canada’s Western Region, Manager Implementations for FinTech Services Limited and was responsible for all implementation teams, Business Development Manager for IBM Global Services, Manager, Coopers & Lybrand (PWC) Consulting Practice and President & Senior Principal of Gilmore & Associates.