Alex graduated from the University of Southampton with a BEng in Electromechanical Engineering and an MSc in Management Science & Finance. Since joining RED 12 years ago, Alex has worked on a variety of projects within the Data Centre Sector; from the design and implementation of critical infrastructure upgrades in a live environment through to management and design delivery for 100+MW Data Centre Campus’. Alex is a mechanical engineer with a wide range of experience in data centre cooling systems and the computational modelling of mission critical infrastructure. Alex is experienced in managing the project delivery for a range of clients; banking sector, co-location and hyperscale across a number of different geographic locations.
More recently, Alex has taken up the role of Head of Engineering globally for the RED business. This has seen Alex working on various projects in Central Engineering and Technical Excellence which encompasses innovation and development with a strong focus on communication and collaboration with internal colleagues and external interfaces. This is key to ensuring the high standard of technical content within the RED design deliverable is maintained. Along with a consistent approach throughout the company.
In 2013, Alex was awarded winner of the ‘Young Mission Critical Engineer of the Year’ Award at the Datacenter Dynamics EMEA Awards and ‘Young Talent associated with the Data Centre Industry’ at the International Data Centre & Cloud Awards.