Ciaran Flanagan

Group Vice President & Head of Global Datacentre Business

Ciaran Flanagan, Group Vice-President & Head of ABB’s Global Datacentre business is tasked with consolidating ABB as a key player in the datacentre industry. Prior to ABB Ciaran was Head of Datacentre Strategy at Nokia & previously held Consulting and Business leadership roles at Verari Systems and Intel Corporation. 

Ciaran has consulted with several Fortune 100 companies in the area of datacentre operations, technical architecture, energy efficiency, provider selection and financial planning. He was a Founding Contributor to the EU Datacentre Code of Conduct and a Contributing Member of The Green Grid and the Open Datacentre Alliance. Mr Flanagan served as a Judge for Uptime Institute's Green Enterprise IT Awards in 2012.

Ciaran lives in Dublin, Ireland & qualified from Trinity College Dublin with BSc. in Computer Science and holds a postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration from Henley Management College.

Additionally Ciaran holds an undergraduate Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering