Ian Bitterlin, Principle Consultant, Critical Facilities
Ian is a UK Chartered Engineer, with more than 25 years experience in data-centre power and cooling, a Visiting Professor at University of Leeds and now principal consultant at Critical Facilities Consulting Ltd.
Previously CTO for Emerson Network Power, International Sales Director for Chloride, CTO for Ark Continuity, Prism Power, ICW Power, MD of Liebert and director of Piller in the UK.
An active blogger, forum user and author of technical papers on critical power and cooling, Ian has made presentations and keynote speeches around the world. Ian is a Fellow of the IET, Member of CIBSE, Member and Chair of the DCSG of the BCS, Technical Chair of the Data Centre Council of techUK, sits on international standards bodies including ISO/IEC 30143 and EN50600, is Chairman of Judges for the EMEA Awards of DataCenterDynamics and an Individual Member (ex-Chair) of The Green Grid in Europe.