Andy HayesGroup director, engineering
Andy is most in his element when standing at forefront of technology and engineering. With more than 15 years of data center industry experience, Andy spends his days working to deliver on the promise made by technology for a better tomorrow. As the leader of Yondr’s strategy, Andy ensures the business creates, delivers and operates world-class facilities that exceed standards and set new markers for best practice.
With a background in electrical, electronic engineering and telecommunciations, Andy has worked in a broad range of roles in the data center sector. This holistic perspective grants him the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and provide strategic input that reflects a deep understanding of technical, engineering, operational and business impacts. A strong manager, Andy is exceptionally skilled at leading and developing teams using outcome-based methodology to achieve and exceed business goals and objectives.
Andy believes the fast pace of technological advancement has the power to grant humanity the space and time it needs be innovative for the benefit of all. In the meantime, he continues to thrive in his own fast-paced, high-pressure critical engineering projects, which is perhaps no surprise given his hobbies. Andy’s blue sky yonder can be found on the race track, where he races cars competitively and competes across the UK.