Finlay founded Drake Integrations in 2011 with the desire to create a Control Systems Engineering and Commissioning company that would exceed client expectations in quality, design, and execution of building energy management systems. With over 15 years’ experience in the building automation industry and extensive knowledge in the integration of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and renewable energy systems, Finlay provides engineering oversight on all DI projects.
Finlay obtained a B.S in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University and is a registered Professional Engineer, Controls Systems in the state of California. He strives to stay ahead of the energy engineering trends earning his Certified Energy Management, Commissioning Authority, LEED AP, Building Enclosure Commissioning Process Provider, and CA Title 24 Lighting Acceptance Test certifications. His passion for controls and the future of building automation has driven Drake Integrations to seek creative, cost effective, and innovative engineering solutions.
Finlay is proud to serve as the Board of Directors Vice-Chairman for the ALS Association’s Greater San Diego Chapter and the co-founder of the Team Justin Annual Golf Charity Tournament supporting ALS.