As of 1 April 2020 Ian Carlisle joins Deerns as UK Managing Director and International Data Centre Practice Lead.
Ian has spent the last 17 years developing and leading teams and major accounts, both in the UK, Europe and across the globe for international consultancy firm Arcadis. In his early career, Ian trained in Quantity Surveying at The Michael Eyres Partnership, a small independent consultancy practice in the north of England. Over the years, Ian’s professional career has seen him working in the United Kingdom and the United States, in various sectors, including; data centres, manufacturing, financial institutions, retail, health care and real estate.
A background in cost and project management underpins Ian’s leadership qualities, having led numerous multidisciplinary teams of project managers, cost consultants, designers and engineers. His background will bring diversity to the approach that Ian takes with the teams at Deerns, which will be highly beneficial to our clients.
For Deerns, Ian will be overseeing the operations in the United Kingdom and providing strategic direction to Deerns’ leading international data centre practice.
Ian Carlisle: “Joining Deerns at this time represents an exciting opportunity to be part of an organisation who is providing resiliency and efficiency to our clients’ most critical facilities, supporting a rapidly changing world whilst creating a positive impact on the built environment”.