The Dynamics 365 product engineering team recognizes practicing solution architects for consistently exhibiting deep architecture expertise and creating high-quality solutions for customers during Dynamics 365 FastTrack governed engagements. A FastTrack Recognized Solution Architect typically works for a system integrator partner with a Dynamics 365 practice. Read about the architects who have achieved this distinction.
Solution & Technical Architect, Avanade
David has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with more than a dozen years of experience with Dynamics ERP solutions. In addition to developing strategic products and features across the Microsoft stack, his skillset expands into project management, data conversions, software integration, IT implementations, presales and implementation support, financial management, workflow management, and functional and technical training. As a mentor, he inspires his team to look beyond the ERP software to provide customers with an end-to-end business solution that can evolve and scale.
Principal Solution & Technical Architect, Avanade
With more than a dozen years of experience with Dynamics ERP solutions, Gertjan offers expertise in solution and technical architecture, change management, and quality assurance. A hallmark of his solution implementations is the avoidance of unnecessary customizations by taking full advantage of Dynamics 365 capabilities. Gertjan is the preeminent expert and thought leader on Dynamics 365 finance and operations solutions at Avanade’s Center of Excellence. In this capacity, he has been responsible for sharing his knowledge and guiding other architects on several key projects for Avanade.
Senior Solution Architect, Arbela Technologies
With more than 10 years of engineering experience, Jonathan’s architectural practices are highly influenced by his background in controlled environments, where compliance, process, and quality are core principles. His process-oriented approach helps to keep stakeholders informed and has earned him a reputation for delivering solutions on time and within budget. Jonathan has designed solutions for a wide range of industries, with a focus on minimal customizations to take advantage of core functionality.
Technical Director, Thinkmax
Justin has been at the forefront of pivotal Dynamics 365 implementations within the retail and manufacturing industries. He’s skilled at assessing customer systems and architecting robust retail solutions. His experience makes him adept at articulating business needs and finding straightforward solutions for complex scenarios. Justin effectively collaborates with stakeholders, ensuring customer confidence and effortless go-lives, and has expertise in Dynamics 365 Project Service Automation, Finance, Supply Chain Management, and Commerce solutions.
Technical Fellow, Sunrise Technologies
Rizwan has more than 17 years of experience spanning development, architecture, and management, with seven of those years spent in the Dynamics ERP and commerce world. While balancing user expectations with business needs, he ensures that the dynamics among all entities—Microsoft, customer, and partner—remain positively collaborative. Rizwan is persistent in ensuring that his customers have the most optimal path forward with less-intrusive extensions, regardless of how complex the requirement may be.
Solution Architect, Partner, Blue Horseshoe Solutions
Austin has a knack for understanding business requirements and challenges to create and implement effective Dynamics 365 solutions. With experience in development, design, management, and architecture, he’s highly regarded for detecting potential issues and correcting them before they become problems. He brings focus to cutting-edge technologies to ensure that customers implement robust and opportunistic solutions. Austin’s extensive industry and technical knowledge is the foundation of his Dynamics 365 solutions.
A technologist with over 15 years of experience in the IT industry, Umar has architected several customer digital transformations. With a strong focus on Dynamics ERP applications, he has worked extensively on retail, e-commerce, and line-of-business implementations. He’s an expert in building integrations for first- and third-party applications and designing payment connectors, and he has architected numerous independent software vendor solutions published on Microsoft AppSource. He’s also actively engaged with the Microsoft product group, regularly providing feedback on preview features.
Director & ERP Systems Architect, Avanade
Khee has a hand in all stages of ERP implementation, from presale to project delivery. He has been at the forefront of notable ERP implementations, including innovative mobile point-of-sale solutions for a major airline and a national railroad company, and multiple joint Dynamics ERP and CRM implementations. As co-lead of Avanade’s Global Dynamics 365 Platforms Community of Practice, Khee is passionate about propagating lessons learned and adoption of best practices, particularly in delivery methodology and ALM, to improve implementation outcomes.
Principal Solution Architect, HCL PowerObjects
Chris has designed and delivered custom implementations for midlevel and enterprise clients, specializing in Dynamics 365 Customer Service and Sales. His experience spans commercial and Microsoft Government Cloud customers. Chris not only is technically astute, but also deeply understands business processes, and is able to meld the two together to successfully deliver solutions that meet organizations’ needs. He builds scalable solutions that are easy to maintain and that cater to his clients’ long-term interests.
Senior Solution Architect, ORBIS Schweiz AG
David’s 25 years of multidiscipline experience spans programming, database design, architecture, consulting, and training. A Microsoft loyalist who has been working on Dynamics 365 since 2003, he has led more than 50 successful implementations. David is a software developer at heart, with a deep understanding of business processes. He’s skilled at translating complex business requirements and processes into easy-to-adopt solutions, and at articulating technical solutions to business stakeholders to gain their confidence.
Principal, RSM US LLP
For over 18 years Christian has been immersed in Dynamics 365, designing and implementing solutions for consumer products clients. As RSM’s Microsoft food and beverage industry leader, he focuses on the intersection of industry and technology to drive product direction, industry strategy, and technology partnerships, enabling his clients to take advantage of the full Microsoft stack and partner ecosystem. With a technology and software development background, Christian takes a methodical approach to solution design and establishing teams and methodologies for delivering world-class solutions.
Solution Architect, Hitachi Solutions
Lars started his Dynamics 365 journey in 2012. Since then, he has led several cross-country CRM implementations, including new end-to-end implementations, migrations, and complex integration scenarios. He focuses on application lifecycle management to reduce the time between the acceptance of new requirements and their productive use, while guaranteeing the quality of the solution. He has a knack for choosing appropriate products and features to solve the problem at hand, and believes that selecting the right technology is crucial to building efficient and scalable solutions.
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