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Northern Data Group appoints Elliot Jordan as new Group Chief Financial Officer

Wed 24 Jan 2024

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High-Performance Computing (HPC) infrastructure solutions provider Northern Data Group appointed Elliot Jordan as its new Group Chief Financial Officer. Jordan is set to join the Group’s Executive Committee in late February 2024.

Elliot Jordan brings over two decades of financial and capital markets experience to Northern Data Group. He has notably served as CFO at Farfetch during a significant expansion phase, including leading the company’s successful IPO on the New York Stock Exchange in 2018.

His career also includes leadership roles at Asos plc and J Sainsbury plc as a Finance Director.

Jordan’s early career involved risk and financial control roles in the banking and finance sector in London, as well as audit and assurance services with KPMG in New Zealand.

He has been contributing his expertise as a Non-executive Board Member and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee at HM Land Registry since August 2019.

Elliot Jordan’s Role and Expectations in Northern Data Group

In his role as Group CFO, Jordan will spearhead Northern Data Group’s financial strategy and play a crucial part in supporting the Group’s expansive growth across the HPC market.

His appointment follows the recent addition of Rudolf Haas as Group Chief Legal Officer in December and aligns with the company’s ongoing strategic expansion across its three companies: Taiga Cloud, Ardent Data Centers, and Peak Mining.

Elliot Jordan said: “I am delighted to be joining Northern Data Group and the Group Executive Committee at such a pivotal moment for the business.”

Jordan looks forward to contributing to Northern Data Group’s mission to become the world’s leading HPC Infrastructure Solutions Provider, capitalising on the global market opportunity.

Aroosh Thillainathan, Founder and Group CEO of Northern Data Group, said: “With his strong financial background and vast experience from innovative, market-leading brands, he will play an instrumental role in driving the Group’s growth, ensuring maximum value creation for our shareholders.”

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