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About DDA

The Dutch Data Center Association (DDA) is the trade associations of data centers in the Netherlands, the bedrock of the Dutch economy. The DDA unites leading data centers in the Netherlands in a common mission: the strengthening of economic growth and the profiling of the data center sector to government, media and society.

The DDA expresses industry views on regulatory and policy issues. It demonstrates leadership by facilitating and encouraging members to implement operational improvements in the form of best practices.The DDA promotes education and contributes to technical standards, which enables the data center industry in the Netherlands and abroad to further distinguish itself.

The DDA is one of the founders of the umbrella foundation Digitale Infrastructuur Nederland (DINL). DINL unites organizations that facilitate the digital infrastructure within the Netherlands.The DDA closely collaborates with Digital Gateway to Europe, which promotes the Netherlands as international data hub.The DDA also actively collaborates with market operators, the government and other interested parties.

The board

Michiel Eielts

Michiel Eielts
Chairman
Equinix
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Eric Boonstra

Eric Boonstra
Secretary
Iron Mountain
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Michael van den Assem

Michael van den Assem
Treasurer
Interxion
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Gerben van der Veen

Gerben van der Veen
Board member
Dataplace
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Rob Stevens
Board member
Interconnect
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Executive team

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Stijn Grove
Managing Director

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Over DDA

Eline Stuivenwold
Policy Maker
Education & Employment
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Over DDA

Judith de Lange
Policy Maker
Digital Economy & Gateway
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Over DDA

Erik Barentsen
Policy Maker
Energy & Sustainability
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Over DDA

Sunanda Derksen
Marketer

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