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People from diverse personal and professional backgrounds, united by passion for our purpose, drive STT GDC’s service and commitment to you.
Executives
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LEADERSHIP

Executives

Lionel Yeo

Chief Executive Officer, Southeast Asia

Lionel Yeo

Chief Executive Officer, Southeast Asia

In the role of Chief Executive Officer - Southeast Asia at ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC), Lionel Yeo is responsible for leading and growing our data centre business across Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, and other new markets, as well as driving commercial strategy and product development in Southeast Asia.  Lionel also served as VP for Corporate Development and Investments where he was responsible for new market investments, operational setup and strategy for the Group.  Prior to that, he was General Manager for STT Tai Seng in Singapore, following a joint venture deal where he led the operational transition of the data centre business.

 

Lionel has held various leadership roles across investment, operations, asset management, product and strategy in the data centre industry. Prior to joining STT GDC, he was Vice President, Investments in Keppel where he led and managed the development of data centre assets across Singapore and Australia.

 

Lionel holds an Executive MBA from UCLA-NUS and Bachelor of Accountancy with Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

Daniel Pointon

Group Chief Technology Officer

Daniel Pointon

Group Chief Technology Officer

Dan Pointon’s role as Group Chief Technology Officer(CTO) of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC) encompasses strategic leadership and oversight of the many technical aspects of our business including design, construction, operational excellence, safety, ESG and IT. Dan works closely with our partners and global platform companies to ensure we deliver consistency in our approach and technical excellence in all geographies.

 

Dan also heads-up our technology leadership to ensure STT GDC is best position to innovate and respond to the global mega-trends such as Climate Change, Industry 4.0, Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation and Internet of Things (IoT).

 

Dan’s career has included over 20 years in the engineering sector spanning Europe, Asia and Australia. He graduated from University of Adelaide in Australia, with a Bachelor of Engineering degree (with Honours) majoring in Electrical Engineering and Computer Systems. Prior to joining STT GDC, Dan was a Partner and Regional Director for consulting firm Hurley Palmer Flatt (now HDR) where he spent 13 years leading the firm’s delivery in the data centre sector.

 

With a background and passion in data centre engineering, Dan brings a new level of technical expertise to the STT GDC global platform.

Rebecca Ng

Group Corporate Finance Officer

Rebecca Ng

Group Corporate Finance Officer

Rebecca Ng is Group Corporate Finance Office of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). In this role, she is responsible for Treasury, Financial Planning & Analysis (FPA) and Procurement across STT GDC group. Concurrently, she is also responsible for the management of GDS, STT GDC’s investment in China. Previously, Rebecca was Head of Investments, China and New Markets, where she has played an instrumental role in the growth of the group with significant achievements such as GDS’ rapid growth, listings on NASDAQ and HKSE, and STT GDC’s expansion into Thailand.

 

Rebecca has more than 15 years of experience in the data centre and real estate sectors. Earlier in her career, Rebecca held several roles at Keppel Data Centres and her last appointment was the Head of Portfolio Management for Keppel DC REIT Management. During her tenure with Keppel Data Centres, Rebecca was responsible for the acquisition and management of the data centre assets in Asia and Europe. Key achievements include the establishment of Securus Data Property Fund (Securus), a private equity fund focused on data centres in Europe and Asia as well as the successful IPO of the combined DC portfolio of Keppel Data Centres and Securus as Keppel DC REIT, the first data centre REIT listed in Asia.

 

Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Business (Honours) from the Nanyang Technological University with a specialisation in Banking and Finance and is a CFA® charterholder.

Nelson Lim

Group Chief Financial Officer

Nelson Lim

Group Chief Financial Officer

Nelson Lim is Group Chief Financial Officer of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). He is responsible for the overall financial planning and management of the STT GDC group.

 

Prior to STT GDC, Nelson held various leadership roles in Dell at the country level (Singapore and USA), regional and global levels, where his last appointment was Finance Executive Director, Dell Global. During his 14 years with the company, Nelson oversaw financial controllership and investment strategy, as well as organisation restructuring and transformation. Prior to Dell, Nelson held financial and business leadership positions at Hewlett Packard and KPMG.

 

Nelson is an Accountancy graduate from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and a certified Chartered Accountant.

Jonathan King

Group Chief Operating Officer & Strategy Officer

Jonathan King

Group Chief Operating Officer & Strategy Officer

Jonathan King is Group Chief Operating & Strategy Officer of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). In this role, he is responsible for leading the growth of STT GDC into new regions in addition to managing the existing portfolio of investments. Since joining STT GDC, Jonathan has been leading the establishment and expansion of STT GDC’s high quality platforms across 8 geographies with significant presence in Asia.

 

Prior to joining STT GDC, Jonathan was instrumental in the formation and operation of Securus Data Property Fund (Securus) where he was co-CEO. Securus was an investment fund that developed a portfolio of high quality data centres across Asia Pacific and Europe. This business has since been listed on the SGX as Keppel DC REIT (SGX: KDCREIT). Prior to this, Jonathan was an Associate Director at Macquarie Bank focused on real estate investment banking.

 

Jonathan has over 20 years of global investment experience in the data centre, finance, real estate and engineering industries. In the data centre space, he has led over US$3.0bn of transactions since 2011.

 

Jonathan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Honours) from the University of Sydney, Australia and a Graduate Diploma of Finance and Investment from Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA). He is also a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).

Bruno Lopez

President & Group Chief Executive Officer

Bruno Lopez

President & Group Chief Executive Officer

Bruno Lopez is President and Group Chief Executive Officer of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). He is responsible for the overall leadership, direction, growth and development of the STT GDC group. He is also concurrently Deputy Chief Executive Officer at ST Telemedia (STT).

 

Bruno joined STT in June 2014 to head the STT GDC business at its inception. Under his leadership, STT GDC has built a large portfolio of integrated data centres across a global platform which today boasts more than 170 data centres and 2.2 GW of IT load – STT GDC in India, Singapore, Thailand, South Korea, Japan Indonesia and the Philippines, GDS in China, and VIRTUS Data Centres in the UK. Bruno also sits on the Board and chairs the Executive Committees in all these companies.

 

An industry veteran in the telecommunications and data centre sector with more than 25 years of experience, Bruno was Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Keppel Data Centres where he was instrumental in leading the company’s growth and business expansion in Asia and Europe. He was also responsible for setting up Securus Data Property Fund, an investment fund focused on data centre assets in the Asia–Pacific region, Europe and the Middle East, which was eventually merged with Keppel Data Centres’ assets as part of the company’s SGX REIT listing.

 

Bruno holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honours from the National University of Singapore and a Master’s from Rutgers University, USA.

LEADERSHIP

Board of Directors

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Steven Terrell Clontz

Director

Steven Terrell Clontz

Director

Mr Steven Terrell (Terry) Clontz serves as Non-Executive Director on the Board of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). He is Senior Executive Vice President, International, at ST Telemedia. In this role, he is responsible for stewarding the company’s global investments.

Mr Clontz is a well-regarded veteran in the telecommunications and media industry with over 43 years of extensive experience. He was CEO of StarHub for 11 years before retiring on 1 January 2010. During his tenure at the helm of StarHub, Mr Clontz led the company in a number of major milestones including the transformation of StarHub from being Singapore’s third mobile player in 2000 to a fully-integrated “quad-play” service provider; merging StarHub with the then Singapore Cable Vision in 2002; bringing StarHub public in 2004 on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange; and advancing StarHub’s market position to become Singapore’s second largest mobile operator in 2005.

Mr Clontz started his career in USA. He was President and CEO of IPC Information Systems based in New York, and served in various roles in BellSouth International, including President of BellSouth International (Asia-Pacific).

Mr Clontz holds a Bachelor of Science (Physics major) from the University of North Carolina, USA.

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Bruno Lopez

Director & Group Chief Executive Officer

Bruno Lopez

Director & Group Chief Executive Officer

Bruno Lopez is President and Group Chief Executive Officer of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). He is responsible for the overall leadership, direction, growth and development of the STT GDC group. He is also concurrently Deputy Chief Executive Officer at ST Telemedia (STT).

 

Bruno joined STT in June 2014 to head the STT GDC business at its inception. Under his leadership, STT GDC has built a large portfolio of integrated data centres across a global platform which today boasts more than 170 data centres and 2.2 GW of IT load – STT GDC in India, Singapore, Thailand, South Korea, Japan Indonesia and the Philippines, GDS in China, and VIRTUS Data Centres in the UK. Bruno also sits on the Board and chairs the Executive Committees in all these companies.

 

An industry veteran in the telecommunications and data centre sector with more than 25 years of experience, Bruno was Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Keppel Data Centres where he was instrumental in leading the company’s growth and business expansion in Asia and Europe. He was also responsible for setting up Securus Data Property Fund, an investment fund focused on data centre assets in the Asia–Pacific region, Europe and the Middle East, which was eventually merged with Keppel Data Centres’ assets as part of the company’s SGX REIT listing.

 

Bruno holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honours from the National University of Singapore and a Master’s from Rutgers University, USA.

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Stephen Geoffrey Miller

Director

Stephen Geoffrey Miller

Director

Mr Stephen Geoffrey Miller serves as Non-Executive Director on the Board of ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC). He is also President & Group Chief Executive Officer of ST Telemedia and is a member of ST Telemedia’s Board of Directors.

Mr Miller joined ST Telemedia in 2005 and has held various senior positions including Chief Financial Officer, and President & Chief Operating Officer. Before joining the company, Mr Miller was ST Telemedia’s Financial Advisor on the combination of its data centre business with Equinix and Pihana Pacific, creating the world’s largest carrier-neutral data centre network.

Mr Miller has more than 25 years of global investment, financial management, strategic planning and CMT industry experience. He spent over 14 years of his career in investment banking with Credit Suisse, primarily heading its telecommunications and media group throughout Asia and the Pacific.

Mr Miller holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, with First Class Honours in Economics and Finance, from the University of New South Wales, Australia.