2020 Sustainability Champion Award
The iMasons Sustainability Champion Award recognizes individuals who are moving the needle globally on digital infrastructure sustainability through measurable results. 2020 finalists and winner are selected by the iMasons Sustainability Committee.
Published in Issue 5 | December 2020
COO, Kao Data
Paul Finch has led sustainability initiatives for almost two decades, including leading efforts within ASHRAE TC9.9, and representing the data center industry to the EU Commission on the Eco-design Consultation Forum which resulted in EU regulation 2019/424 related to data centers and energy efficiency. At KAO Data, Paul is the COO and acting CEO, leading design, construction and operations of a $300Million+ DC campus powered by 100% renewable energy, operating at a PUE of 1.2, and using no mechanical refrigeration.
TOR KRISTIAN GYLAND