Jeroen SchlosserManaging Director at Equinix MENA
Jeroen Schlosser joined Equinix in December 2012 on the successful acquisition of the first Equinix data centre in the Middle East North Africa region, since then he has strengthened Equinix position in the region by expanding the footprint to three data centres in the UAE and one opening in Muscat, Oman in 2019.
As a ICT leader in the emerging markets, he has since developed the Dubai data centre to be a HUB for the MENA region, offering operational excellence, with a dense and diverse Network and Cloud density, serving a growing customer base of Enterprise and Financial Services verticals, including global, regional and local brands.
Jeroen started his career in the payment industry where he was responsible for the roll out of the chip card for the leading payment provider in the Netherlands. In 1999 he joined TeleCity Group, responsible for setting up the organization in the Netherlands, and stayed onto lead the Operations function. Prior to joining Equinix, Jeroen served in a data centre services company, providing management, data centre strategy and operational consultations to Financials and System integrators in the Dutch market, including a leading investment & development company. Jeroen holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics, and currently resides in Dubai with his family, having moved to United Arab Emirates in 2012.