Press Releases and Media Alerts

Chayora Receives Uptime Institute Tier III Certification of Design Documents in Tianjin, Greater Beijing, China

Hong Kong – November 19, 2020: Chayora Limited, an international infrastructure investor, developer and operator of hyperscale data centre campuses in China, today announces it is the first business in Tianjin, Greater Beijing, China to receive both the Uptime Institute Tier III Certification of Design Documents and OCP Ready ™ certification.  This latest certification was achieved after a diligent assessment of all aspects of its facilities and operations by Uptime Institute’s expert global teams.   Click here to read the

Chayora launches live operations in Data Centre TJ1 on its ‘China-Scale’ Campus serving Greater Beijing

Chayora Limited, an international infrastructure investor, developer and operator of hyperscale data centre campuses in China, announces the commencement of live operations at its first hyperscale data centre. The new data centre is now ready for service, offering capacity scalable from single racks up to 25,000 racks accessing over 300 MVA power available to serve the largest hyperscale requirements on its wider Chayora Campus.   Click here for full Press Release

Chayora’s TJ1 Data Centre confirmed as first OCP READY™ facility in China

Hong Kong– October 26, 2020: Chayora Limited, an international infrastructure investor, developer and operator of hyperscale data centre campuses in China, today was confirmed by the Open Compute Project Foundation (OCP) to be the first data centre facility having achieved OCP Ready™ certification in China. This data centre, located to serve the Greater Beijing region in Tianjin, China, is the first data centre in China to receive this OCP certification and demonstrates the exceptional build and international standards of operation, designed

Chayora opens new APAC office in Singapore and appoints EVP Sales

Press Release – 29th September 2020 Chayora Limited, an international infrastructure investor, developer and operator of hyperscale data centre campuses in China, is delighted to announce the appointment of James McCartney as Executive Vice President of Sales (APAC), based in Singapore, where Chayora is also opening a new regional office. Please see the press release here.

Chayora opens new office in Shanghai, China

Hong Kong – June 22, 2020: Chayora Limited, an international infrastructure investor, developer and operator of hyperscale data centre campuses in China, is announcing the opening of a new office in Shanghai as it continues its expansion into the rapidly expanding digital infrastructure market in China. The new office is located in the heart of Pudong, the central Shanghai business district, directly across the Huangpu River from The Bund. It will provide the main base for and support Chayora’s recently appointed

Chayora appoints Shining Xiao as Vice President Sales, China

Press Release – 6th May 2020 Chayora Limited, is delighted to announce the appointment of Shining Xiao as Vice President of Sales, China based in Shanghai. Shining joined Chayora in April 2020 as Vice President of Sales in China, accountable for regional revenue growth, driving and leading sales strategies to deliver large scalable and high-performance data centre platforms to PRC-based target customers and to the China teams of multinational corporations. The aim in all cases is to efficiently support them in accelerating digital transformation in China. Please see the press release

Chayora appoints Ms. Yali Z. Liu as Executive Vice President, Network & Strategy.

Press Release – 17th January 2020 Chayora announces that it has appointed Ms. Yali Z. Liu as Executive Vice President, Network & Strategy.  Ms. Yali Z. Liu joined Chayora effective January 1st 2020 as Executive Vice President responsible for network connectivity products and solutions and a member of the Management Board of Chayora. Yali has over 15 years of strategic and operational leadership experience in global internet, cloud and data centre development, driving transformation supporting business and customer demands worldwide. Please see

Telstra International and Chayora enter into strategic partnership to deliver world-class colocation and network connectivity services in China.

Hong Kong, 16 January 2020 – Chayora Holdings Limited (“Chayora”) and Telstra International (“Telstra”) have entered a strategic partnership aiming to provide world-class colocation services and network connectivity from Chayora’s hyperscale campus serving the Tianjin-Beijing corridor in the People’s Republic of China. The partnership aims to enable customers to access a range of high-performance Data Centre Capacity, from retail colocation through to build-to-suit Hyperscale Capacity with more than 300MW available on Chayora’s Tianjin campus. The Chayora campus is uniquely located at

Chayora, the China Data Centre Campus Developer and Operator secures US$180m funding.

Chayora Holdings Press Release on Series C Funding. Hong Kong, 9th October 2019 – Actis Asia Real Estate Fund, (“AAREF”), managed by Actis, a leading growth markets investor, and Chayora Holdings Limited (“Chayora”) have reached agreement for AAREF and other Actis managed funds to invest up to a further US$180m equity in Chayora’s Series C round of funding and has completed the US$64m first tranche of the investment. This is in addition to the original Series B investment made by the Actis team in March 2016 when