Maurice Mortell appointed to Suretank Board of Directors

Suretank, provider of containerised and packaged modular solutions for the switchgear and power management sectors has appointed Maurice Mortell to its Board of Directors as a non-executive member.

Maurice Mortell is Managing Director for Equinix in Ireland and the Emerging Markets. Equinix operates a global interconnection platform – Platform Equinix – which aims to accelerates business performance by connecting companies to their customers, employees and partners inside world data centres. Mortell brings a wealth of experience in the data centre industry having worked in it for over twenty years.

Commenting on his appointment Maurice Mortell said, “I am delighted with this appointment to the Suretank Board of Directors. As requirements grow for efficient energy and power solutions, the diversification into this industry along with the development of the Surehouse branded range of modular e-houses should identify new opportunities for the business. I look forward to helping the company build on this success.”

John Fitzgerald, CEO of Suretank, added, “Maurice’s wealth of experience and knowledge in the industry globally will be a tremendous asset for Suretank. He will offer crucial guidance for Suretank through the company’s ongoing growth and diversification in the power management and switchgear markets.”

The appointment of Maurice Mortell is further testimony to Suretank’s diversified engineering platform built on 20 years’ experience of delivering complex engineering solutions.