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Former KPN CEO Scheepbouwer to invest in data centres

Friday 4 March 2016 | 15:16 CET | News
The former KPN CEO Ad Scheepbouwer plans to invest around EUR 100 million in acquiring data centres in the Netherlands, he told the paper Financieele Dagblad. His company AJS Holdings will lead the investments. Scheepbouwer said the data centre market is "full of possibilities", with demand only expected to grow in line with the internet economy. Scheepbouwer already reached a deal with a data centre in Limburg, which mainly targets the Belgian market. This year he aims to invest 7-10 centres. 

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Companies: KPN
Countries: Netherlands
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