Equinix Announces Key Leadership Updates

Equinixhas announced that three executives will move into new roles.

According to Equinix, the changes will optimize the company’s customer-centric operations as it continues to address increasing customer demand and build on its differentiated market leadership.

Karl Strohmeyer, currently president, Americas, will begin serving as chief customer and revenue officer, overseeing the company’s overall go-to-market strategy.

Reporting to Strohmeyer will be sales, marketing, customer care and experience, commercial solutions, and the company’s regional management across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific regions.

Sara Baack, who currently serves as chief marketing officer, will take on the role of chief product officer, leading product marketing, management, development and engineering across core colocation and interconnection offerings, as well as overseeing the company’s edge services portfolio.

Eric Schwartz, currently president, EMEA, will begin serving as chief strategy and development officer, overseeing corporate strategy, corporate development, business development, real estate, capital planning and the company’s hyperscale initiatives.