Our People

Jan Daan Luycks (CEO)

Jan Daan Luycks is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Board Director at Kao Data, responsible for the overall management of the data centre campus as well as driving sales strategy and customer engagement.

Jan Daan has over 15 years’ experience in the data centre and managed services industry, having served in a number of senior executive positions.

Most recently, he spent four years as Vice President and Head of Managed Services for GTS and as CEO of CE Colo. He joined European data centre company Interxion Holding BV in 2000 where he worked for 10 years, through its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, as Director of European Accounts and Managing Director for Interxion Belgium. Prior to this, he worked at ABN Amro and founded First Horeca Lease BV in The Netherlands. Jan Daan received a Bachelor of Arts in Law from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, and a Masters in Law and Economics from the Erasmus Programme at the Erasmus University, Universität Hamburg and Université Paris Dauphine.