Mr. Gex began his career as an Associate Mechanical Engineer with Bechtel Power Corporation before cofounding Tech-Assist, Inc. a computer consulting engineering firm where he held the position of Vice President. Early in his career, Mr. Gex held a wide range of positions including Safety Analysis Engineer, Planning and Control Engineer, Licensing Engineer, and also served as Decontamination Liaison between Bechtel and TMI (Three Miles Island).
As a Vice-President of Tech-Assist, Mr. Gex was involved in the company’s overall management and strategic planning as well as business and product development and software quality assurance.
Mr. Gex was also responsible for several significant projects including the implementations of the Shift Operation Management software (eSOMS) at major utilities in the United States. In 2008 Ventyx acquired Tech-Assist. Mr. Gex is currently serving as an Industry Solution Executive for Plant Operation responsible for the promotion of the Ventyx Plant Operation software.Part of his responsibility is to understand client’s needs and requirements in the area of Plant Operation, then present and advise them on the best solution possible.