Global Switch - Change to Board of Directors

Global Switch - Change to Board of Directors

Release date: 13.05.2019

Global Switch Holdings Limited ("Global Switch" or "the Company"), a leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral multi-customer data centres in Europe and Asia-Pacific, today announces a change to its Board of Directors.

Geoffrey Xu, who joined the Board following Elegant Jubilee’s strategic investment in December 2016, has tendered his resignation as a Non-Executive Director of Global Switch effective today.

The Board and executive management would like to express its gratitude to Geoffrey Xu for his valuable contribution to the company and his efforts over the recent years.

The company plans to make other changes to its Board of Directors and further announcements will be made in due course.

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Global Switch 
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About Global Switch 
Global Switch is a leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral, multi-customer data centres in Europe and Asia-Pacific. Founded in 1998, Global Switch has a proven business model, demonstrable track record and is the highest credit rated data centre company in the world with investment grade credit ratings from Fitch, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. Global Switch is a vital and strategic partner for customers that require secure and resilient data centre services with scalable capacity and a high level customer service. The Company's focus is on highly resilient, central, low latency, network dense locations in prime city centre locations and internet hubs close to its customers on the edge of financial and business districts. Global Switch’s data centres operate exclusively in the Tier I markets of Europe and Asia-Pacific to Tier III or higher and currently total around 365,000 sqm (4,000,000 sq ft) of floor space and are occupied by a broad range of customers, global and national, large and small including government organisations, financial institutions, enterprises, global systems integrators, telecommunication carriers, cloud and managed service providers and other hosting businesses.

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