• I thought Dublin was great. And, maybe more importantly, getting better each year! Simon Allen Membership Secretary UK Data Centre Interest Group

Maurice Mortell

Managing Director for Ireland and Emerging Markets
Executive Committee, Host in Ireland

Maurice Mortell joined Equinix in January 2016 as Managing Director for Ireland and Emerging Markets.

Prior to joining Equinix, Mr Mortell was the Vice President of Developing Markets for TelecityGroup and Country Manager for Ireland. Whilst with TelecityGroup, Mr Mortell was involved in the TelecityGroup acquisition of businesses in Turkey, Poland and Bulgaria. During this time, he was also responsible for building the TelecityGroup business and developing strategies for expansion in Ireland. Prior to this role, Maurice was the CEO of Irish data centre operator Data Electronics for over 10 years. As CEO, Maurice set the vision and strategy for the company, driving consistent business growth during his leadership tenure. With over two decades’ experience in the data centre sector, Maurice has been a key figure in the rise of the data centre industry in Ireland and is highly regarded as a thought leader on Ireland’s potential to be a global digital hub.

As a Business Studies graduate from the Dublin Institute of Technology,  Maurice is a former board member of the Irish Internet Association and a former chairman of the Outsourced Services Group within IBEC. Maurice holds the 2012 ICT Excellence ‘Person of the Year’ Award based on his invaluable contribution to the ICT sector in Ireland

Maurice Mortell will be speaking at:

Panel Discussion – Why Datacentres Should be Recognised as the 4th Utility

2018/11/23 10:40 - 11:05

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