Jim Sullivan

Data Centres + Technology Sector Lead, Director

Jim joined RKD in 1995, after five years of post-graduate experience in Ireland delivering mainly hospitality, leisure, and high-end residential projects. Since joining RKD, Jim has gain experience across all sectors working within the practice in various projects & occupying different roles over time that have enabled him to develop and grow as a professional. From 2008 Jim has been involved in projects throughout the EMEA region, building up a wealth of experience in various countries. From 2012 Jim has been involved in numerous data centre projects in Ireland, UK, Sweden, Germany, Poland, Italy, Switzerland and further afield. This experience has also been further enhanced with his involvement on due diligence in a further 8 EMEA countries.

Core Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Site Selection
  • Construction Economics
  • Mission Critical Process
  • Programme Compliance



  • H Dip Proj Mgt, Post Graduate Diploma in Project Management, Trinity College Dublin, 1999
  • BSc (Surveying), Bachelor of Science, Trinity College Dublin, 1998
  • Dip Cons Econ, Diploma in Construction Economics, Dublin Institute of Technology, 1998
  • Dip Arch Tech, Diploma in Architectural Technology, 1995
  • Dip Con Tech, Diploma in Construction Technology, Dublin Institute of Technology, 1994
  • MRIAI (Tech), Member of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, 1995