TitleCompany:Chief Strategy Officer, Global Data Centers, NTT Ltd., United Kingdom
Bio:John leads Strategy & Corporate Development for the Global Data Centers division of NTT Ltd. His primary focus is on investment and funding strategy to drive expansion in both existing and new markets across all regions. John has global responsibility for underwriting and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic partnerships as well as strategy research and market intelligence.
John has more than 20 years experience gained in various roles across the investment, telecoms, and data center sectors and previously worked for AXA Investment Managers, DCE, Virgin Media, and Worldcom. John studied international business at Newcastle Business School, UK and ESCEM Tours, France.
Global Data Centers is a division of NTT Ltd. and incorporates the former DPA, e-shelter, Gyron, NetMagic, NTT Indonesia Nexcenter, RagingWire, and other NTT Communications group Data Center divisions. The combined global platform is one of the largest in the world, with over 160 data centers spanning more than 20 countries and regions including North America, Europe, Africa, and APAC.