The Nixdorf Data Center Founders and Management Team

NDC is an innovator in technology and business models for the data center market. We combine award-winning cooling technology with sustainable architecture, cutting-edge technical planning and perfected project timelines. NDC follows an integral and sustainable company philosophy. One core principle is investment with a multiple-bottom-line: the parity of people, planet and profit with passion and purpose.

Spyridon Linardakis

Founder & CEO

On Mr. Linardakis +
  • 20+ years management and sales in ICT, e.g. Deutsche Telekom
  • Execution of global ultra-efficient data center projects
  • Founder of multiple businesses
  • Experience in joint-venture setup
  • Diploma in Business Administration, Technical College Nuremberg; Diploma in Statistics and Actuarial Science, Piraeus University, Athens

Herbert Radlinger

Technical Director

On Mr. Radlinger +
  • 25+ years engineering/management in construction of high-tech facilities
  • Realized data center and other high tech projects globally
  • Multicultural and cross-functional leadership
  • Lean construction
  • Experience in building up start up organizations
  • MBA in Corporate Management at University Augsburg, and Engineer of Applied Science (Dipl. Ing (FH)) at University of Applied Science Munich

Markus Bodenmeier

Co-Founder, Partner, AQAL AG

On Mr. Bodenmeier +
  • 20+ years of experience in IT and logistics
  • Founder of multiple businesses with 20 years of experience, e.g. reverse IPO of the HPI AG (formerly Procurement of the Hoechst AG)
  • Expert in corporate finance
  • Sc. Electrical Engineering, TU Munich; MBA University of Hagen; Bavarian Elite Academy

Tom Schulz

Co-Founder, Partner, AQAL AG

On Mr. Schulz +
  • 20+ years early-stage investment expertise in high-tech, cleantech, biotech und medical devices
  • Founder of multiple businesses with 30 years of experience, for e.g. Entelios AG, the first German demand response aggregator; Cybernet AG, the first German ISP on the stock market
  • Strategy consulting experience (BCG)
  • MBA, Stanford; Diploma in Computer Science, KIT; ETH Zurich

Dr. Martin Z. Wilderer

Board Advisor on China

On Dr. Wilderer +
  • 15+ years of expertise in clean technologies, energy efficiency and innovation in data center technology
  • Company founder and expert in the venture market
  • Recognised with various awards, most outstanding for corporate responsibility being “Top Young Outstanding Person” of Changzhou
  • Master of Business Administration and Mechanical Engineering, University of Kaiserslautern; Doctorate Environmental Economics, University of Kaiserslautern
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