December 7, 2020
We believe in a truly connected world. This can only be facilitated by an all-encompassing Edge ecosystem. Edge will be the most transformative opportunity for the next decade.
Over the past 25 years of his career, he has built exceptionally strong credentials in the design of versatile, cost-effective and energy-efficient data centre infrastructure.
During his time with Interxion he has pioneered several new approaches to data centre design and management, including the improvement of power ratio efficiency between server load and transformer load, and the industry’s first ever modular approach to data centre architecture.
Lex holds a position at the TGG Advisory Council, is active as the TGG chair for the Governmental Engagement Committee, TGG chair for Open Standard for Datacenters Availability (OSDA) and works as a stakeholder for the European Commission DG Joint Research Committee on Sustainability and the European Data Centre Code of Conduct Metrics Group. Lex was also a founding member of the EMEA Uptime Institute.
In 2010, Lex has also received the Personal Judges Award in Nice for Outstanding Contribution to the Datacenter Sector over the last 10 years by Broadgroup, and again by DCD in 2016.
He studied Mechanical Engineering and Management and Economics in Rotterdam.