Peter Alexander appointed as Associate Director for Data Centres at Soben

5th April 2023

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Soben is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Alexander, who has joined as Associate Director for Data Centres.  


In this role, Peter will lead Soben’s Data Centre service in EMEA, which is seeing rapid growth. The aim is to align with the wider business in being sustainable, aiming for quality growth and having a global presence.  

Peter is an expert in the construction industry, with experience in project delivery, contract management, commercial management and project engineering. He has worked on some Global projects including Crossrail Paddington (London) and Rio Tinto train upgrade in Karratha (NW Australia).  

Peter commented: “I’m very much looking forward to my new role at Soben, I believe I have a lot to bring, and my expertise combined with experience can help achieve this vital service.” 


Derek McFarlane, Managing Director of Consultancy, UK and Europe, said: “We are very excited to bring someone with Pete’s experience and expertise to Soben. After showcasing what he can bring and deliver supported by his positive mindset and real-life experience made it a no-brainer decision.” 

“Pete knows the construction industry, after working for some of the biggest Tier 1 contractors in the UK, what really came through was his desire to make this role his own and showcase what Soben can do in the Data Centre world.” 

“I think I speak for everyone at Soben when I say, welcome to the family and we look forward to working together to helping clients achieve their goals and more.” 


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About Soben’s Data Centres   

Data plays an integral part in our daily lives. Our entire lives now depend on services that are powered by data, and we require them to be fast, reliable, and secure. 

It is no surprise that the volume of data created and consumed every day continues to increase at a rapid rate, and for data centre operators and developers, all eyes must be on their future plans to meet this growing demand.  

Using the Soben Systemᵀᴹ, Soben helps clients create a clear set of performance metrics, we align our contracts and our employee incentives to these same metrics. This means we can be confident that we deliver what our clients want.     

Find out more here about how Soben can help you with Data Centres here 

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