Asperitas Appoints New Chief Commercial Officer
Aug. 24, 2020 — Immersion cooling specialist Asperitas announces that Peter Uelen has joined the management team as Chief Commercial Officer.
Peter has an extensive background in the datacenter industry, having previously held management positions with IBM, Lucent Technologies, Schneider Electric and Vertiv. He takes over the role from Wim Buters, who was responsible for the commercial and business development activities for two years and who is now set to enjoy his retirement.
Rolf Brink, Asperitas CEO says: “We’re happy and proud to announce Peter’s appointment to the team. We have arrived at a crucial phase of scaling up and working with global partners and customers. We trust that his experience, knowledge and network will be of great value to Asperitas.”
Peter added: “The Asperitas Immersed Computing technology is very innovative. It’s not only an enabler for next generations of IT hardware, but it will also strongly contribute to a more sustainable datacenter industry. We are in a position to continue our leadership in the immersion cooling market, with a strong and focused product portfolio validated by enterprise level users and strategic partners like Shell to enable carbon neutral datacentres globally.”
Peter brings over 30 years of experience in developing and managing international business and teams in IT, telecom and datacenter infrastructure industries. A common thread in his career is the introduction of new technologies. Peter is passionate about customers and building successful teams and holds a Masters degree in Business Economics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam.
Asperitas is a clean and high-tech company founded in 2014 in Haarlem, The Netherlands. Asperitas launched their first Immersed Computing solution in 2017, after an extensive R&D phase with an ecosystem of cutting-edge partners. Immersed Computing is based on total liquid cooling also known as immersion cooling and is fully ready to support the highest global datacenter standards. Their solutions are used by cloud providers, research and global enterprises. Asperitas has won several European awards for the innovation level and potential impact of the solutions, including the Europas Greentech award, Global Changemaker Award and the New Energy Challenge organized by Shell. Asperitas is leading the workstream on immersion cooling as part of the advanced cooling subproject of the Open Compute Project. To learn more about https://www.asperitas.com/