Executive Officers & Directors

Executive Officers

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    Peter Van Camp
    Executive Chairman
    Peter Van Camp
    Executive Chairman

    Peter Van Camp serves as our executive chairman, a position he was appointed to in April 2007. Prior to this position, Mr. Van Camp served as our chief executive officer and as a director since May 2000 and as president since March 2006. In addition, in December 2005, Mr. Van Camp was re-elected as chairman of the board, having previously served in that capacity from June 2001 to December 2002. From January 1997 to May 2000, Mr. Van Camp was employed at UUNET, the Internet division of MCI (f...
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    Charles J. Meyers
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Charles J. Meyers
    President & Chief Executive Officer

    Charles J. Meyers, President and Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for leading Equinix’s strategy, innovation and continued track record of growth, execution and service excellence. In this role, Charles partners with his more than 10,000 Equinix colleagues around the world to be in service to one another and the customers, partners, shareholders and communities where Equinix operates. Charles has shaped the company’s strategy and continued industry leadership, including doubling th...
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    Keith D. Taylor
    Chief Financial Officer
    Keith D. Taylor
    Chief Financial Officer

    Keith Taylor leads the company’s global finance organization, including accounting, business assurance, financial planning and analysis, finance transformation, investor relations, payroll, procurement, real estate, risk and security, stock services, tax and treasury. During his 22+ year tenure, Keith has stewarded the company through a period of exceptional growth, delivering approximately $6 billion in annual revenue and a record-setting 18 years of consecutive quarterly revenue growth. He...
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    Raouf Abdel
    EVP, Global Operations
    Raouf Abdel
    EVP, Global Operations

    Raouf Abdel, EVP, Global Operations, oversees engineering, construction, and operations for the company’s world-class data centers and interconnection platform. He previously served as Regional Operating Chief, Americas, leading Equinix’s IBX Operations through a period of significant growth and expansion, and driving the world standard for excellence in the industry. Since joining Equinix in 2012, Raouf has helped lead the Operations team to become the globalized organization it is today, ...
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    Sara Baack
    Chief Product Officer
    Sara Baack
    Chief Product Officer

    Chief Product Officer Sara Baack is responsible for defining, developing and delivering Equinix’s industry-leading portfolio of products and services. During her tenure, Sara has led the acquisition, integration and launch of Equinix Metal to expand the company’s edge services and continues to advance the reach and functionality of Equinix Fabric. She is also leading the effort to elevate the customer and partner experience with Platform Equinix – enabling foundational infrastructure provisi...
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    Michael Campbell
    Chief Sales Officer
    Michael Campbell
    Chief Sales Officer

    Chief Sales Officer Mike Campbell is responsible for the strategy and execution of all Equinix sales efforts globally, including direct sales and the entire ecosystem of go-to-market channel partners. He focuses on ensuring customers have access to all the right places, partners and possibilities they need to create their digital infrastructure and run their businesses successfully. During his tenure at Equinix, Mike has transformed the sales team by globalizing the organization, leading dou...
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    Justin Dustzadeh
    Chief Technology Officer
    Justin Dustzadeh
    Chief Technology Officer

    Dr. Justin Dustzadeh joined Equinix in 2019 and serves as Chief Technology Officer. In this role, he is responsible for developing a technology roadmap to support the company’s broader platform strategy, leading the next-generation technology and innovation function, and contributing to the company's ongoing leadership in the cloud ecosystem. Prior to Equinix, Mr. Dustzadeh served as Head of Global Network and Software Platform at Uber, where he led the team responsible for the architecture,...
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    Brandi Galvin Morandi
    Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer and Corporate Secretary
    Brandi Galvin Morandi
    Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer and Corporate Secretary

    Brandi Galvin Morandi and her global HR organization serve as stewards for the Equinix culture and are focused on building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where employees thrive. Under Brandi’s leadership, the legal organization is a strategic partner in commercial negotiations, regulatory and compliance matters, governmental affairs, and corporate governance, including working closely with the Equinix Board of Directors. Brandi has led the strategic workforce planning and devel...
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    Eric Schwartz
    Chief Strategy and Development Officer
    Eric Schwartz
    Chief Strategy and Development Officer

    Eric Schwartz is the Chief Strategy and Development Officer responsible for the company’s corporate strategy and analytics, business development, acquisitions, corporate development and xScale joint venture program. Eric’s team coordinates strategy definition for the company’s growth and expansion. As part of his role, Eric drives Equinix’s IBX development program to strengthen its position as the platform of choice for digital leaders globally. During his 15+ year tenure, Eric has held a s...
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    Karl Strohmeyer
    Chief Customer and Revenue Officer
    Karl Strohmeyer
    Chief Customer and Revenue Officer

    Karl Strohmeyer joined Equinix in 2013 as our President, Americas, with responsibility for the management, strategy and growth plan for Equinix in that region. During his time in that role, he doubled the region’s revenue and successfully integrated the Verizon asset purchase, Brazil business and the Infomart acquisition into the Equinix portfolio. Today he serves as Chief Customer and Revenue Officer (CCRO) and has full global responsibility for our go-to-market (GTM) and customer engine, i...
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    Milind Wagle
    Chief Information Officer
    Milind Wagle
    Chief Information Officer

    Chief Information Officer Milind Wagle leads Equinix’s IT strategy and world-class IT organization, delivering and enabling the highest levels of productivity for employees, customers and partners around the globe. He focuses on empowering the organization through digital transformation and creation of technology solutions that advance company growth and improve employee and customer experience. Milind is responsible for all IT infrastructure and operations, enterprise architecture, informati...

Board of Directors

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    Tom Bartlett
    President and Chief Executive Officer, American Tower Corporation
    Tom Bartlett
    President and Chief Executive Officer, American Tower Corporation

    Tom Bartlett has served as a member of our Board since April 2013. Mr. Bartlett has served as president and chief executive officer of American Tower, an owner and operator of wireless and broadcast communications sites that operates as a REIT, since March 2020. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Bartlett served as executive vice president and chief financial officer from April 2009, and as treasurer from February 2012 until December 2013 and again from June 2017 until June 2018. Prior t...
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    Nanci Caldwell
    Corporate Director and Former CMO PeopleSoft
    Nanci Caldwell
    Corporate Director and Former CMO PeopleSoft

    Nanci Caldwell has served as a member of our Board since December 2015. Since 2005, Nanci has been a corporate director of many public and private companies. Prior to her role as a corporate director, Ms. Caldwell served as executive vice president and chief marketing officer of PeopleSoft from 2001 to 2004. Prior to joining PeopleSoft, Ms. Caldwell spent nearly two decades at Hewlett Packard in increasingly senior and executive sales and marketing roles in Canada and the U.S. Ms. Caldwell cu...
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    Adaire Fox-Martin
    Corporate Director and Former Executive Board Member, SAP SE, Global Customer Operations
    Adaire Fox-Martin
    Corporate Director and Former Executive Board Member, SAP SE, Global Customer Operations

    Adaire Fox-Martin has served as a member of our Board since January 2020. Fox-Martin served as a member of the Executive Board of SAP SE, leading Global Customer Operations (GCO) in 71 countries. She was responsible for SAP’s business across the globe with a resolute focus on the success of over 437,000 customers and over 14,000 GCO employees worldwide. She is passionate about helping customers realize greater business value through technology within their own unique environments. While at SA...
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    Gary Hromadko
    Private Investor
    Gary Hromadko
    Private Investor

    Gary Hromadko has served as a member of our Board since June 2003. Mr. Hromadko was a venture partner at Crosslink Capital, a venture capital firm, from June 2002 through December 2017. Mr. Hromadko has been active as a private investor since 1993. Mr. Hromadko serves on the board of directors of several privately held companies. ...
  • Irving F. Lyons, III
    Principal, Lyons Asset Management
    Irving F. Lyons, III
    Principal, Lyons Asset Management

    Irving Lyons, III has served as a member of our Board since February 2007. Mr. Lyons has been a principal of Lyons Asset Management, a California-based private investment firm, since January 2005. From December 1993 to January 2005, Mr. Lyons was employed at ProLogis, a global provider of distribution facilities and services, where he served as chief investment officer from March 1997 to December 2004 and as vice chairman of the board of directors from December 2001 to January 2005. Mr. Lyons...
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    Charles J. Meyers
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Charles J. Meyers
    President & Chief Executive Officer

    Charles J. Meyers joined Equinix in 2010 as President, Equinix Americas, leading the company’s largest P&L through a time of significant growth and strong operating performance. Mr. Meyers then served as the Chief Operating Officer at Equinix, where he led the Global Sales, Marketing, Operations and Customer Success teams. For the past year, he was President, Strategy, Services and Innovation (SSI) leading Equinix’s strategic business teams including Corporate Strategy, Technology Innova...
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    Christopher Paisley
    Dean’s Executive Professor, Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University
    Christopher Paisley
    Dean’s Executive Professor, Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University

    Christopher Paisley has served as a member of our Board since July 2007 and as lead independent director since February 2012. Mr. Paisley has been the Dean's Executive Professor of Accounting at the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University since January 2001. From September 1985 until May 2000, Mr. Paisley was the senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer of 3Com. Mr. Paisley currently serves as a director of Ambarella, YuMe, and as lead independent director of F...
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    Sandra Rivera
    Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer, Intel Corporation
    Sandra Rivera
    Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer, Intel Corporation

    Sandra L. Rivera is executive vice president and Chief People Officer at Intel Corporation. She leads Intel’s Human Resources organization and is responsible for driving greater business results through a culture which embraces diversity and inclusion as well as being responsible for the company’s policies and programs related to human resources worldwide. Before assuming her current role, she led the Network Platforms Group which was a global organization of over 3,000 employees that drove ...
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    Peter Van Camp
    Executive Chairman
    Peter Van Camp
    Executive Chairman

    Peter Van Camp has served as our executive chairman since April 2007. Prior to becoming executive chairman, Mr. Van Camp served as our chief executive officer and as a director since May 2000 and as president since March 2006. In addition, in December 2005, Mr. Van Camp was re-elected as chairman of the board, having previously served in that capacity from June 2001 to December 2002. From January 1997 to May 2000, Mr. Van Camp was employed at UUNET, the Internet division of MCI (formerly know...