President, Global Data Center Business
Jennifer Weitzel is President, Global Data Center Business. Jennifer is responsible for directly leading the strategy, growth and operations of GLP’s data center business across Japan, Europe and the Americas and partnering with GLP’s data center team in China to establish a leading global business within the sector.
Jennifer brings over two decades of experience leading world-class infrastructure teams supporting growth at Microsoft, Digital Realty, Tesco plc., British Airport Authority, and Walmart across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. Amongst other achievements, Jennifer contributed to the growth and geo-expansion of Microsoft’s Cloud Operation and Innovation data center presence including securing and delivering new data center capacity, driving strategic initiatives across sales, cybersecurity, environmental health and safety, and diversifying the supply chain throughout the leased data center ecosystem. Prior to Microsoft, Jennifer spent seven years at Digital Realty in various executive leadership roles.
Jennifer is a Canadian Professional Engineer and holds a B.Sc. in Applied Science and Engineering from Queen’s University and an MBA from London Business School.