Nordic data center provider DigiPlex, has appointed Tommy Wahledow as the new operations manager for its Stockholm data center, expected to lead the growth and opportunity capacity at the site.

With over 30 years’ experience in the delivery of outsourcing, data centers and IT services, Wahledow joins DigiPlex from TietoEVRY where he was Head of Data Center Services – Global. In that role he managed both the firm’s own data centers and relationships with co-location providers. Prior to this, Wahledow worked in a variety of roles, including technical operations and service design and delivery for IT service providers CGI, ncm (nordic computer management) and Cap Gemini.

“We are very pleased to welcome Tommy to the DigiPlex family. This is a vital role as we continue to build on current growth and look to our next phase of development,” said Halvor Bjerke, COO of DigiPlex.

“Our Stockholm site is growing fast and is a key element of our offer to both hyperscaler and enterprise customers. Attracting someone of Tommy’s caliber to lead operations here is both testament to the power and reputation of DigiPlex in the industry, and indicative of our ambition. I very much look forward to working with Tommy.”

DigiPlex Stockholm data center was built in 2016 and have undergone some expansions over time. The 280,000 square foot (26,000 square meter) Stockholm site is known to be powered by 40MW of electricity from 100% renewable hydro and wind sources and the facility houses the infrastructure for Netnod, Sweden’s Internet exchange.

“I am excited to join DigiPlex and to work with the amazing people here. Today’s fast paced, demanding marketplace requires teamwork to constantly meet customers’ evolving needs. The skills and expertise across DigiPlex customer teams are unmatched in the industry and I’m proud to add my own experience to them. Together I know we’ll continue to lead the market in delighting our customers,” said Tommy Wahledow, New Operations Manager at DigiPlex.