About

An experienced data centre owner

DCI Data Centers is an experienced data centre owner and operator, providing customers with wholesale white space, fully serviced colocation, connectivity and business continuity solutions across Asia Pacific.

Services & Products for all

We serve cloud service providers, managed service providers, enterprises and governments from our secure, reliable and certified data centre facilities.

Highly experienced team

The team that drives DCI’s success consists of highly experienced management, expert facilities and operations staff, along with in-country expertise located throughout Asia Pacific

Becoming APAC’s preferred provider

Our mission is to become APAC’s preferred provider of highly secure and reliable data centre solutions. We envisage a future where we protect and power the digital world through our network of connected, energy and water efficient data centres.

Ability to scale and meet our customer requirements

DCI is a Brookfield portfolio company. We have the ability to scale and meet our customer requirements by developing data centre facilities across the APAC region. Our in-country capabilities and partnerships assist us to accelerate new site developments.

Our Investor

DCI Data Centres is a portfolio company of Brookfield Asset Management’s Infrastructure business, a leading global infrastructure asset manager that owns and operates high-quality, long-life assets in the utilities, transport, energy and data infrastructure sectors across North and South America, Asia Pacific and Europe.

Brookfield Asset Management is a leading global alternative asset manager with over US$540 billion of assets under management across real estate, infrastructure, renewable power, private equity and credit. The company is headquartered in Toronto, with corporate offices in New York City, London, Rio de Janeiro and Sydney.

Meet The Team

Know the names, faces and experiences that drive our success.

Board of Directors

Udhay Mathialagan
Chair
Udhay Mathialagan is a Managing Director in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, responsible for investments in data infrastructure in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Brookfield in 2018, Udhay was the Chief Executive Officer of a global telecom portfolio management company in Singapore. Previously, he held senior roles at Macquarie Capital and Crown Castle in Sydney, Australia. He also founded and led Insight Infrastructure, an Asia-focussed telecom tower company that was acquired by American Tower. Udhay holds a Master of Business Administration from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, the Netherlands.
Jonathon Sellar
Jonathon Sellar is a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer for Australia in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, responsible for the asset management function in Australia. Jonathon joined Brookfield in 2010, following Brookfield’s acquisition of the Australian-listed company, Prime Infrastructure, where he served as the Chief Financial Officer since 2002. Previously, he held senior roles at InterGen Australia and at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Jonathon holds a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) from the Queensland University of Technology and has been a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia since 1996.
Felix Chan
Felix Chan is a Senior Vice President in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, responsible for portfolio management of data infrastructure assets in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Brookfield, Felix held roles as Chief Financial Officer at Tarantula Global, General Manager Commercial Development and Alliances at NBN Co Limited and was the Chief Financial Officer and Co-Founder at Insight Infrastructure. Felix holds a Master of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia and is a member of CPA Australia.

Management Team

Nicholas Toh
Chief Executive Officer
Nick is the Chief Executive Officer of DCI Data Centers and has led data centre investments across Asia and India. Nick joins DCI from STT Global Data Centers where he was one of the key founding team members and instrumental in the growth and development of the business. Most recently Nick was CEO, North-East Asia. During his time with STT GDC, he led market entry into the mature markets of UK and Japan as well as strategic investments and partnerships into India, South Korea, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Prior to joining STT, he was Senior Vice President at Securus Data Property Fund, which later exited as Keppel DC REIT. An Australian national, Nick has also worked for Macquarie Group in an in-house M&A team within the Banking & Financial Services Group, as well as within Macquarie’s Real Estate Group. Nick’s track record in both leadership and data centre development is impressive and will be key to DCI’s continuing growth.
Diana McFarlane
Group Chief Financial Officer
Diana is responsible for the accounting and reporting, tax, treasury, finance, shared services and internal controls for DCI’s portfolio. She has more than 15 years’ experience across the banking, infrastructure and integrated logistics sectors, and has worked in a variety of senior finance roles with businesses such as Credit Suisse, Qube Holdings and Moelis Australia.
Richard Burley
Executive General Manager, Australia and New Zealand
Richard leads DCI’s business in Australia and New Zealand. He has worked for challenger businesses in the finance, energy and telecommunications sectors. He has held a variety of ownership, advisory and executive roles in data infrastructure related businesses. Prior to joining DCI, Richard was an Executive General Manager, responsible for the Defence & Government business of Nextgen Networks which was acquired by ASX-listed Vocus Group.
Chris Heffernan
Chief Operations Officer
Chris is responsible for managing the teams that deliver operational excellence at DCI’s Australian data centres. He has a strong record in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of complex critical systems infrastructure and provides strategic and technical advice on major facility relocation and data centre projects across Asia and Australia.
Shane Ross
Chief Development Officer
Shane Ross is Chief Development Officer for DCI Data Centers, where he oversees the strategic management of the DCI's real estate development and property portfolio, including ongoing acquisitions and dispositions. Mr. Ross brings over 25 years of experience in the real estate industry, having previously served as a Managing Director in Brookfield's Real Estate Group, Chief Financial Officer, and Group Treasurer for Brookfield in Australia. Prior to joining DCI, Mr. Ross held various positions in the banking and finance sector. Mr. Ross holds a Bachelor of Business degree from Edith Cowan University and is a member of the Finance and Treasury Association.
Swati Goyal
Chief Investment Officer
Swati is responsible for commercial and sales management at DCI Data Centers. She has more than 10 years’ experience across banking, private equity and data centre sectors, and has worked in a variety of senior investment roles. Prior to joining DCI, Swati Goyal had spent the last five years at ST Telemedia Global Data Centres based out of Singapore, as the Senior Director of Investments, overseeing a data centre platform spanning the Asia Pacific and UK. Previously, she was with Blackstone Real Estate in Singapore and London. Ms Goyal holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore and a Masters Degree in Computer Science, from the Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai.
Martin Williams
Head of Sales, Australia and New Zealand
Martin is responsible for sales and account management of DCI’s Australian and New Zealand business. He is an experienced sales manager and senior sales executive that is highly customer focused, with a demonstrated track record for leadership and building positive long term relationships with customers and partners alike. Martin has extensive experience in global markets with leading Managed Services providers in United Kingdom, Australia and Middle East with a broad scope of expertise including professional services, cloud hosted and managed solutions, infrastructure and Data Centre sales.
Jae Woo Choi
Deputy Chief Technology Officer
Jae Woo leads the engineering, design, development and delivery across Asia to support DCI’s accelerated growth phase across South Korea, Japan and South East Asia markets. Based in Seoul, Jae Woo holds a Bachelor of Engineering / Electrical Engineering and is a veteran of data centre development with 15 years of leadership experience in data centre engineering and project management. He joins DCI from Amazon Web Services (AWS), where he served as Global Expansion Engineering Manager and was responsible for executing and reviewing designs for data centre projects throughout APAC.

Our Values

We move quickly

We are always one step ahead. We are fast movers. We anticipate our customers’ needs. We understand urgency, but we are considered and deliberate in our approach. We deliver.

We focus on excellence

We love solving tough problems. We are focused and highly efficient. We are driven by ruthless prioritisation and exceptional execution. We set the bar high. We lead by example.

We love real talk

We listen. We embrace discussion. We take on and implement feedback. We are inspired by new ideas. We collaborate and innovate. We are adaptable. We celebrate true partnerships.

We act like owners

We do what we say we will do. We respect deadlines. We take accountability and responsibility for our actions. We find answers and execute solutions with confidence.

We are genuine

We believe success comes from doing the right thing. We deeply value our relationships. We are honest, respectful, and transparent with our customers, partners and employees.

We move quickly

We are always one step ahead. We are fast movers. We anticipate our customers’ needs. We understand urgency, but we are considered and deliberate in our approach. We deliver.

We focus on excellence

We love solving tough problems. We are focused and highly efficient. We are driven by ruthless prioritisation and exceptional execution. We set the bar high. We lead by example.

We love real talk

We listen. We embrace discussion. We take on and implement feedback. We are inspired by new ideas. We collaborate and innovate. We are adaptable. We celebrate true partnerships.

We act like owners

We do what we say we will do. We respect deadlines. We take accountability and responsibility for our actions. We find answers and execute solutions with confidence.

We are genuine

We believe success comes from doing the right thing. We deeply value our relationships. We are honest, respectful, and transparent with our customers, partners and employees.

Why DCI

Discover the five reasons why you should choose DCI

Services

Wholesale White Space, Connectivity, Fully Serviced Colocation & Business Continuity Facilities

Locations

We have multiple centres in Australia and expanding current sites. We are also developing locations internationally.