Dave Johnson

Dave Johnson

Dave Johnson has been appointed Executive Vice President for the IT Division in April 2016. The IT Division is a global leader in critical power and cooling in Schneider Electric’s markets and represents ~14% of Schneider Electric’s revenue. Through innovative products and solutions alongwith management software and services, the IT Division ensures the availability of IT enabled systems within Home and Business Networks, Data Centers and Secure Power Systems for IT and non-IT applications. Prior to this role, Dave was the Senior Vice President of the Data Center Segment for the IT Division. Appointed to this position in August 2012, Dave was responsible for the development of our data center strategy and solutions portfolio for Schneider Electric, including rack systems, cooling offers, prefabricated modular systems, management products, advanced services, and overall reference designs. Dave has held numerous leadership roles within the company including Senior Vice President of the Home and Business Networks line of business (2007-2012), Vice President, Americas (2006), Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Marketing (2006 – 2007), and Chief Sales Officer (2007).

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As the Sr. Vice President for Schneider Electric’s Data Center Solutions, part of my role is to deal with companies known as “Internet giants” – Amazon and Facebook, for example…. Read more »

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We’ve been designing and selling modular data centers at Schneider Electric for years. But lately, when I talk to customers about modular data centers, too often they naturally migrate to… Read more »

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We’ve witnessed a rapid rate of growth in the data center industry over the last 5 or 6 years, whether you measure by number and size of facilities, revenue or… Read more »

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