Ciaran Flanagan, Head of Data Centre Business at ABB Europe, is tasked with consolidating ABB as a key player in the European datacentre industry. Prior to ABB Ciaran was Head of Datacentre Strategy at Nokia & previously held Consulting and Technology leadership roles at Verari Systems and Intel Corporation.
Ciaran has consulted with several Fortune 100 companies in the area of datacentre operations, technical architecture, energy efficiency, provider selection and financial planning. He was a Founding Contributor to the EU Datacentre Code of Conduct and a Contributing Member of The Green Grid and the Open Datacentre Alliance. Mr Flanagan served as a Judge for Uptime Institute’s Green Enterprise IT Awards in 2012.