Harry Shen has more than a decade of experience in data centre and critical facilities design and engineering, including multiple projects serving global data centre and multinational enterprise clients throughout China.
In his new role as Technical Manager, Harry Shen will work with Mike West, Chayora’s Head of Engineering, and will coordinate the International Standards which Chayora insist upon to align with the best practices in China. He will continue to ensure that the technical designs of Chayora’s data centres always meet or exceed customer requirements, as well as ensure the quality of technical solutions while providing oversight of technical procurement in China. He will also select and manage project consultants, and coordinate and collaborate with key project stakeholders.
Prior to joining Chayora, Harry Shen was an Associate at DSCO Group, a leading building services engineering consultancy in the Asia-Pacific, where he led operations of the company’s Shanghai office and was responsible for business development. While Project Manager at DSCO Group, he provided leadership of mechanical and electrical engineering teams for a great number of major data centre projects across China, including the Citibank data centre in Guangzhou, and the Centrin Kunshan data centre campus and Equinix SH5 and SH6 data centres in Shanghai.
Harry Shen began his career as an electrical engineer at China Unicom. He is an Uptime Institute accredited Tier Designer and holds Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute as well LEED AP Building Design + Construction (LEED AP BD+C) credentials from the U.S. Green Building Council. Harry Shen is a graduate of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University where he earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree, specialising in electrical and automation engineering.