Devin Thomas is a Managing Director in the Client Services Group, based out of the San Francisco office. Devin has led a variety of projects for PowerAdvocate since joining the company in 2007. His particular areas of expertise include mergers and integration, category management implementation, open book negotiations for major alliance and EPC type contracts, construction contract negotiation, strategic sourcing, estimating, demand planning and training. His sourcing and category management experience covers both O&M and capital supply-chain project management, including fossil and nuclear generation, electric and gas T&D, petrochemical and oil and gas midstream categories. In addition to managing client engagements, Devin also manages recruiting for the Client Services Group. Prior to joining PowerAdvocate, Devin held positions with Sidley Austin’s Litigation group where he managed one of the largest product liability class-action document reviews. Devin earned his BA in Law from the University of Chicago.