David Ibarra

Advanced Technology Project Director
DPR

An expert in electrical systems, David Ibarra is a mission critical Project Director and MEP Manager for DPR, one of the top technical builders and data center/telecom contractors in the United States. He is a valuable team player, technical lead, and trusted partner with over 25 years of experience (18 with DPR) as an electrical engineer on data center, semiconductor, substations, power plants, and oil production/manufacturing facilities. David has worked on more than $1.2 billion of data center projects throughout his career for such leaders as Equinix, Apple, Facebook, Digital Realty and Yahoo. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering in Power Systems from URU University in Venezuela and is a U.S. Green Building Council LEED Accredited Professional. David has also been selected by the USGBC’s LEED Steering Committee for the Datacenter Adaptation Working Group and will be involved in making recommendations to change existing LEED credits specific to data centers.