Alistair Farndale

Alistair Farndale is Chief Engineer for Colt data centres Northern Region. Alistair is responsible for facilities management, physical security and technical infrastructure across nodes , data centres and LDN sites in the UK, Ireland and the Nordic countries. Previously Alistair was at Global Switch, where he was employed as their Group Operations Director. He comes from a technical background in power engineering and worked in this field as a consultant for a number of years. Challenge driven and always committed to delivering the best in class, Alistair is focused on both internal and external customer experience with the help of his hard-working team. He has be instrumental in achieving a number of industry accreditations for our Data centres and the Uptime Institute Management & Operations award.

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