Jakob Carnemark is the head of Skanska's Mission Critical Center of Excellence (COE), which focuses on alternative energy and energy-efficient data center construction. He developed this organization to showcase Skanska's expertise in constructing mission-critical facilities and to share best practices among various regions.
Jakob has 25 years of experience in the industry, seven of which have been with Skanska. His years of experience cover all aspects of construction and enable him to provide meaningful and accurate insight to a project. Jakob's extensive knowledge and proficiency with mission-critical facilities has taught him to understand the unique requirements and logistical concerns of working in and around data centers, including specific security and safety issues. Some key clients include Verizon, KPMG, and IBM.
Jakob received a bachelor of science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Virginia. He has also completed courses in management and technology at the IBM Advanced Business Institute.