EIT team expands with two technical appointments
The EfficiencyIT team is delighted to welcome two new team members to the company, David Wright who joins as our newest Senior Data Centre Engineer and Steve Henson, as a Senior Data Centre Architect.
Steve Henson is warmly welcomed addition to the company. With over 30 years’ experience in enterprise and colocation data centre design and delivery, working with some of the most high-profile businesses within our sector. As an as Uptime Institute Accredited Tier Designer, he is perfectly placed to help customers gain a better understanding of practical application of Uptime Institute Tiers, overcoming complex design challenges and constraints to achieve Uptime Tier-certified, resilient data centre systems.
Steve has also worked with some of the largest and most-respected technology vendors in the industry, including APC™, Chloride Telecom Systems, Eaton, Power One Energy Systems, Schneider Electric and Vertiv, which has allowed him to build a great network of customers and peers. With expertise in mission-critical infrastructure systems, he is ready to help our growing customer base benefit from energy efficiency, power and infrastructure modernization programs, that reduce cost and carbon emissions.
With over twenty five years’ experience working in IT, engineering and estates management, David brings a wide array of skills and expertise to the company. His experience includes working with large corporates and enterprise organisations to deliver audio visual (AV), risk management, IT, network and cloud implementation strategies, and leading teams to deliver complex technical infrastructure projects.
His expertise spans the healthcare, education, media, retail and public sectors, David has worked with several prestigious organisations including MTV, Kensington Palace and a host of London Museums. As a Senior Data Centre Engineer, he will continue to deliver mission-critical infrastructure projects and support customer needs to mitigate risk and improve resilience.
Commenting on the appointments, Nick Ewing, Managing Director of EfficiencyIT commented: “We’re very pleased to welcome both David and Steve to our team. We fundamentally believe that our people make our business what it is. With David’s background in multiple technological disciplines, and Steve’s reputation as a trusted advisor to the data centre industry, we believe the pair will bring an extensive range of new skills and insight to our expert engineering teams.”
Adding to Nick’s comments, David shared: “Over the past 25 years, I’ve had many opportunities to work with some fantastic customers, across many different sectors. I am looking forward to now putting these years of experience and practice of managing and helping customers gain a greater return on investment from their data centre infrastructure.”
Steve added: “Over the years I’ve built up an excellent network of contacts, across the sector, working with some of the best brands and minds in the business. I’m looking forward to collaborating with our customers, to working on a wide range of data centre, power and cooling projects, and to sharing my expertise.”
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Specialising in edge computing environments, cloud transformation and mission-critical IT solutions, EfficiencyIT (EIT) was borne from the ideals of a like-minded group of individuals who saw the data centre and IT landscape changing dramatically. Today our customers are responsible for some of the most critical technology operations in the world and our mission is to empower them to innovate and to relentlessly support their business objectives by underpinning them with efficient, forward-thinking, digital infrastructure.
Partnered with Schneider Electric, Microsoft, Mimecast and Cisco, we continue to challenge the status quo of what is acceptable versus what is achievable, within traditional data centre and IT infrastructures. #BornEfficient