Adam started his career as an IT engineer in the City of London for Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) Insurance. He progressed through IT management with JLT and then progressed to Outsourcing Sales Director for Capgemini PLC. In 2006 Adam started his own technology business, which he sold to a pension fund in 2010. Since then he has successfully founded, grown and exited three further businesses.
Career highlights include working as a government advisor on outsource and data centre strategy (UK, Middle East and East Africa) and authoring a white paper on data centre strategy for the UK Government. He has personally closed over $750 million of outsourcing deals and has developed and leased in excess of a million square feet of data centre space.
Aker solves difficult problems for the enterprise around security and performance and we do so without taking ourselves too seriously and having some fun along the way