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As a leading global legal advisor to the data center industry, White & Case is proud to sponsor the prestigious Business Leader of the Year Award at the DCD Awards.



White & Case


Business Leader
of the Year

This Award recognises a company or individual who in the view of the judges has done the most over the past 12 months to build the profile of the data center industry to key stakeholder groups whether they be investors, shareholders, financiers, owners, operators, the media and/or government. In each Awards region the judging panel comes together to nominate worthy candidates and decide upon the recipient.



*No external nominations are accepted and there are no finalists.





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White & Case is a global law firm and one of the leading legal advisors to the data center industry. With many years of experience in the sector, our award winning team is committed to aligning its international legal skills to the unique commercial demands of the data center industry. We regularly work with some of the largest global data center participants on their most important transactions across the world.

Judges for this category - 2017

Nicola Hayes

Professional specialising in the global data centre industry

European DCA

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David Liggitt



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Ilissa Miller


iMiller Public Relations (iMPR)

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Previous winners of this category

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Alastair Gillies


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