REDWOOD CITY, CA – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the worldwide interconnection and knowledge middle corporate, nowadays introduced that its Board of Administrators has appointed Charles Meyers to the placement of President and Leader Govt Officer, efficient right away. Meyers may also sign up for Equinix’s Board of Administrators. He succeeds Peter Van Camp, who has served as meantime CEO since January 2018. Van Camp will resume his function as Govt Chairman of the Equinix Board of Administrators.
“Charles is an outstanding leader who has been a major contributor to Equinix’s success over the past eight years, playing critical roles in the company as we have quadrupled in size, growing from $1.2B in revenue to the $5B plus we expect to generate this year,” stated Peter Van Camp, Govt Chairman for Equinix. “Charles brings that rare combination of a world-class operator combined with a passion and drive for strategic innovation. These characteristics, and his proven track record of delivering value for our customers and our shareholders, make him an excellent choice to successfully implement our strategy and take advantage of the market opportunities ahead.”
Meyers has a prominent 25-year profession within the era business together with a lot of government management positions at main telecommunications and knowledge era corporations. Meyers joined Equinix in 2010 as President, Americas, main the corporate’s biggest working area thru a time of important expansion and robust working efficiency. In 2013, he was once appointed Leader Working Officer at Equinix, the place he spearheaded our power for international consistency, main the World Gross sales, Advertising and marketing, Operations and Buyer Good fortune groups. For the previous yr, he has served as President of Technique, Services and products and Innovation (SSI), the place he oversaw our product group and led the era, technique and industry building groups using the corporate’s subsequent segment of expansion and that specialize in the long run wishes of shoppers and companions.
“I joined Equinix eight years ago to be part of a company with exceptional opportunity and a phenomenal team of employees and I am incredibly honored and thrilled to now serve the company in the role of CEO,” stated Meyers. “I look forward to partnering with my over 7,500 colleagues around the globe in service to our customers and partners as we expand our unmatched ability to help organizations drive their digital transformation agendas. The opportunity that lies ahead for Equinix is enormous and I am committed to driving our innovation, strategy and execution to become the trusted center of a cloud-first world.”
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the arena’s main companies to their shoppers, staff and companions throughout the most-interconnected knowledge facilities. In 52 markets throughout 5 continents, Equinix is the place corporations come in combination to appreciate new alternatives and boost up their industry, IT and cloud methods.