Tom Vaisanen

Tom Vaisanen

Tom Vaisanen

President, Canada, EMEA and APAC

As President of CDS Canada, EMEA, APAC and a member of CDS’s Board of Directors, Tom is charged with building and maintaining CDS's leadership position in worldwide collaborative support for the Canadian, European and APAC markets. Tom has over 30 years experience in data center services, sales, operations and business strategy. He began his career with Motorola in 1981 holding various leadership roles and then became a 20-year HP (Tandem/Compaq) veteran, spearheading the Canadian service operations for the NonStop business platform and was responsible for providing enterprise level data support in the financial, manufacturing, government and commercial sectors for critical data systems. Tom is a graduate of Ryerson University in Toronto.