Head of Engineering & Construction
Rajkumar is an accomplished data centre professional with over 25 years of engineering and project management experience in a variety of roles. Prior to his role at Bridge Data centres, RajKumar was the General Manager- Projects at Tata Communications Data Centres Ltd, a leading Indian and international organisation. At TCDC, RajKumar was responsible for the conceptualisation, design, engineering and construction of new builds. Rajkumar commissioned a 10.7MW data centre at Mumbai, Pune and Chennai for a global technology firm in 2016.
A Certified Data Centre Expert, Rajkumar has been deeply involved in both expansions and new builds across India for a multitude of customers, both foreign and domestic. As the Vice President & Head of Projects with Netmagic Solutions, a NTT company, he was responsible for execution of 6 large scale projects with a cumulative capacity of over 25MW, totalling an investment outlay of over US$ 150Mn across India. With in-depth experience in all aspects, from leading site selection to introducing novel technologies to be implemented in the data centres, Rajkumar was instrumental in designing and executing the power infrastructure for a large township on the outskirts of Mumbai. In his early career, RajKumar worked at various levels with Bosch Power Tools and Kirloskar Systems.
RajKumar holds the CDCE qualification and is a Mechanical Engineer from the Board of Technical Education, Karnataka State.