Thyaga Rajan Serniwassan

Chairman
Malaysian Data Centre Alliance (MDCA)

Rajan has more than 25 years of experience in consultancy for mechanical, electrical and facilities management of data centres. He is the CEO, Infrastructure/Data Centre, for Basis Bay and is data centre building and construction division. Rajan is also the current Chairman for the Malaysian Data Centre Alliance (MDCA).

As the lead project manager in the construction of Asia’s first ‘Green’ data centre, he brings a wealth of experience in planning sustainable purpose-built data centres.

Rajan graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree, majoring in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. He also holds an MBA Degree from Cardiff University, United Kingdom. Rajan is a certified CDCP, CDRP and CDCS professional as well as a member of the Malaysian Board of Engineers.