Stream Data Centers Adds Industry Veteran as VP of Global Accounts, Platform Strategy

Stream said Ruiz, who brings more than a decade of global experience in data center development, engineering, operations, and strategy, will improve customer engagement by creating a compelling, innovative platform strategy that further aligns Stream's offerings with its customers' evolving needs to meet their growth goals.

Dallas-based Stream Data Centers announced what it called a strategic buildout of its leadership team with the addition of Jose Ruiz as senior vice president of global accounts and platform strategy.

Stream Data Centers is an industry leader aiming to deliver exceptional data center experiences to global enterprise and hyperscale customers, the company said.

“Jose’s outstanding reputation in the data center industry, coupled with his proven commitment and ability to help customers navigate the complex landscape of capacity needs in an innovation-driven environment, makes him a great strategic addition to the team,” Co-Managing Partner Rob Kennedy said in a statement.

Stream said Ruiz, who brings more than a decade of global experience in data center development, engineering, operations, and strategy, will improve customer engagement by creating a compelling, innovative platform strategy that further aligns Stream’s offerings with its customers’ evolving needs to meet their growth goals.

Throughout his career, Ruiz, a former lieutenant commander and naval aviator for the U.S. Navy, has consistently demonstrated a commitment to leadership, innovation and excellence, Stream Data Centers said.

It said he offers an ideal blend of technical acumen, strategic industry experience, and leadership insight, making Ruiz a unique talent who has established multi-billion-dollar joint ventures and secured several pivotal data center patents.

In his role at Stream, Ruiz will enhance the company’s customer engagement strategy, improving its track record of problem-solving and agility.

Ruiz also will oversee both product and asset management, ensuring Stream’s platform remains positioned to meet its clients’ evolving needs. He will lead the hiring and training of a new team of technical project management professionals who will serve the exacting needs of the world’s largest and most sophisticated data center users.

“I am deeply grateful to be entrusted with this role at such a pivotal time for Stream and our industry,” Ruiz said in a statement. “Stream seeks to go beyond the transactional and instead fosters enduring commercial relationships supported by deep understanding of our customers’ unique requirements and objectives. It’s not just about data center capacity; it’s about capability, innovation, and accelerating Stream’s growth in this dynamic market.”

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