Our Leadership

Our Leadership

Rarely does this wealth of ERP and SAP systems experience exist in an organizations executive team. It is our talent pool combined with our executive level commitment to our clients that separates us from our competition. Click on the links below for more information:

President and CEO

As Illumiti’s Founder & CEO, Nir challenges the Illumiti team to deliver the highest levels of customer value by leveraging the worlds’ leading technology solutions in a pragmatic way. He is a respected business leader with over 20 years of SAP focused service delivery and a passion for building exceptional teams.

Nir began his consulting career in the United States in 1994 – garnering extensive practical knowledge and field experience working with a number of large clients including INTEL and IBM. He later worked for several years as a Senior Consultant, Project Manager and Project Director on several implementations and as Vice-President of SAP Consulting firm Tullamore Advantage. In 2000, Nir founded Illumiti, a firm dedicated to delivering long term customer value by maximizing the benefits of SAP’s software offerings. In support of that vision, Nir has set out to attract, hire and retain the best talent in the SAP market. Under his leadership, Illumiti has grown from its fledgling days as a small SAP implementation company to an organization offering a broad spectrum of technology expertise and services across North America and globally.

Today, Nir plays an active role in not only the day to day management of our firm but also in helping our clients achieve their objectives. Combining a natural ability to engage others with his extensive knowledge and experience in organizational development and project management, Nir is able to assign the team members who best fit the needs of the project and the dynamics of his client’s team.

Nir is a member of the e-Business Advisory Committee at the Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning Business School. In May 2012, Nir was selected as one of Canada’s 50 most promising entrepreneurs and took part in KPMG’s Quantum Shift Program at the Richard Ivey School of Business.

Chief Operating Officer

Dror is an international high-tech executive with more than 30 years of experience in management consulting, software development, IT architecture, marketing, product management and business operations. As Chief Operating Officer, Dror shares the day to day oversight of Illumiti’s business with the CEO. He is responsible for Illumiti’s Marketing, R&D, Solutions, Partnerships, Human Resources, Administration and IT. Dror’s past work experience includes senior executive positions at FIS Software, Amdocs (NYSE: DOX) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Over the course of his career, Dror has worked with customers in many countries including Canada, the United States, South Africa, France, Israel, and the United Kingdom. Dror holds a M.Sc. in Computer Science and a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science, both from Tel Aviv University.

President, Illumiti Corp and Head of Delivery

Larry Perlov is a veteran of high-tech and consulting industries with more than 25 years of international executive-level experience and expertise in ERP and IT. Larry has extensive experience at leveraging people, processes and technology to drive business value for clients.

Prior to that, he was vice president of Intuit Corporation Distribution Services and director of EMC Corporation Client Solutions of New England. As a senior director at PLAUT Consulting, Inc. he was responsible for international SAP implementations, which spanned business development and project and integration management. Expert in core SAP modules as well as process design and integration, Larry is a results-driven leader with a proven track record in business development, operations, and program management. He is noted for his ability to create and motivate highly efficient teams of experts who drive SAP solutions excellence.

Managing Partner, Small and Midsized Business

Bertus is responsible for Illumiti’s Channel Partner business with SAP, which resells and implements SAP’s Business One Solution to small and mid-sized clients.

Bertus has over 25 years of IT experience with the last 12 implementing SAP Solutions. He was responsible for the establishing of a SAP Consulting practice from 0 to 80 consultants back in his native South Africa. He started his career in Electronic Engineering for a military aircraft manufacture. After managing a number of large complex software development projects at an IS9001 certified System Integration Company he started his career in SAP in the early 90’s. He holds a diploma in Electronic Engineering and BSc degree in Computer Science.

Partner, North America Sales

Jamie Fryer is the Partner, North America Sales for Illumiti. In this role, Jamie is responsible for leading the activities of our professional sales team in Canada and the United States. Jamie works with a wide range of customers to help them find the best SAP solutions for their organization. He has a strong customer service focus as well as in-depth knowledge of SAP products including SAP S/4HANA. Jamie has played an instrumental role in helping Illumiti become on of the leading implementers of SAP S/4HANA in North America.

Prior to joining Ilumiti, Jamie began his career at DataMirror Corporation where he was responsible for building their North American business partner channel. More recently, Jamie worked for Oracle Canada where he was a Technology Sales Manager.

Jamie has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Guelph.

Partner, Mining

Rory is the Partner, Mining for Illumiti. In his role as Partner, Rory is responsible for building innovative, industry specific solutions in verticals covering Mining as well as Professional Services.

Rory has over 20 years of experience implementing a wide range of SAP products. His experience includes having worked as a project manager and functional lead consultant, on over 25 implementations. Rory’s specialty is concentrated around logistical functionality including manufacturing, materials management, service management and plant maintenance. He has a thorough understanding of the integration between logistical modules and finance/controlling as well as the functionality therein.

Rory has worked on engagements all over the world across various industry sectors with particular emphasis within asset intensive industries.

Vice President, Research & Development

Lorraine has 18 years’ experience in SAP, and has interchangeably been involved in implementing and supporting Finance and Controlling in various industry sectors with a particular focus on the mining industry and managing projects through their full lifecycles. After teaching at University and completing her Doctorate in Nuclear Physics, Lorraine began her career in SAP at EDS in South Africa, and then joined Tullamore Consulting in Toronto where she worked for 3 years implementing and supporting multiple customers in the SAP FI and CO modules. Thereafter as an independent consultant for 8 years, Lorraine was involved as solution architect and project manager through various project cycles, including engagements at Siemens and the City of Toronto, as well as the implementation of SAP at BMG Music in Canada and subsequently in the United States.

Further engagements included the management of the merger between Sony Music and BMG Music, involvement in the upgrade to ECC5 and then subsequently to ECC6, and the implementation of SAP Business Intelligence in the merged company. Lorraine has worked as a project manager and/or functional lead consultant, typically on projects requiring creative solutions. Her experience has been concentrated around the financial modules and more recently in Business Intelligence, but has included extensive interaction and knowledge of both sales and distribution, and materials management. In her current position as head of Research & Development at Illumiti, Lorraine has been intricately involved in determining how Illumiti’s clients, can effectively and affordably benefit from the innovations at SAP regarding Business Intelligence and Mobile applications.

Vice President, Consulting and Solutions

Steve is Vice President of Consulting at Illumiti, with responsibility for continually growing Illumiti’s consulting team, both through recruitment of top professionals and ongoing development of current employees.  He is also the lead solutions architect in Illumiti’s practice, and plays a leadership and mentoring role both in pre-sales and project delivery.

Steve brings over 18 years of SAP implementation experience across a diverse range of industries including High Tech, Chemicals, Power Generation, Mining and Professional Services.  His SAP experience includes Project Management and functional roles across many supply chain and service delivery areas including Manufacturing, Materials Management, Sales, and Service, with particular emphasis on the integration of these functions with Finance and Accounting.

Steve holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Waterloo.


Vice President Delivery

Peter is a Delivery Vice President for Illumiti and is responsible for successful US project execution.

He is a veteran management consultant in the ERP space, with more than 30 years of consulting and executive level management experience.

Prior to joining Illumti, Peter was the COO at B4 Consulting with operational responsibility for all project delivery and consulting teams, with a key focus on engineering & construction and real estate projects. Prior to that he was a partner in an agricultural company, a VP of consulting with Plaut Consulting America, a principal consultant with Deloitte and a director with a transportation company.

He is a pragmatic, results driven leader with a passion and excitement for practice management and project delivery to ensure the best possible outcome for clients and individuals. His strengths lie in leading and motivating individuals to work within teams to achieve success.

He holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honors in IT.

Vice President, Finance

Walter has over 25 years of experience in finance and accounting. He began his career with the Canada Revenue Agency, Canada Centre for Inland Waters. 3 years later he then became the controller for Tullamore Advantage Inc. Thereafter the Corporate controller for Lewisfoods.

Walter is the V.P. Finance for the Illumiti Group of Companies which includes Illumiti Inc, Illumiti CORP, Illumiti One, Illumiti HCM and a variety of holding companies. Walter is responsible for the financial planning, budget management functions, recommends benchmark for financial and reporting performance, monitor and analyze operating result. He manages the preparation of all financial reports and business plans, oversees daily operation of the finance, accounting and the payroll departments. He also serves on planning and policy committee, primary government liaison relative to financial issues and coordinates financial reviews and audits.