top of page


"I'm delighted to be on board with XPM Partners where I can work closely with my colleagues to provide the best possible service to our clients. Please do reach out to me if there is anything further we can do for you"

Stapleton CEO & Co-Founder 

Formerly: Google DCD Country Lead 

Formerly: XPM Partners Advisory Board Member

Formerly: Linesight, John Sisk & Sons in EMEA 

Formerly: Microsoft DCD Contractor 

Formerly: Lendlease & Leighton Companies in APAC & Australia 


  • LinkedIn
CEO pic.png

NEWS STORY - CEO Appointment 

With the arrival of Stapleton as CEO, XPM Partners now also offers its consulting services across Europe & APAC, with a focus on supporting Data Center clients and Supply Chain Partners in the construction of Hyperscale and Colocation facilities.


“We are committed to adding high-calibre local talent to XPM Partners for our clients in the coming months.” said Stapleton on his appointment.

“I am confident that his proven leadership skills and impressive track record delivering mission critical facilities for Google & Microsoft as well as Colocation providers through innovative solutions to support construction and engineering projects around the world will be invaluable as our growth continues.” Dr. Friedhelm Mellies - Advisory Board Member.

Stapleton has more than 25 years of experience in construction project management, planning, procurement, contract management and delivery for international Data Center companies, mission critical & infrastructure projects. The seasoned professional has advised on projects across a variety of sectors, including mission critical, health, energy, transport, water and mining.


Prior to his appointment at XPM Partners, Stapleton was the Data Center Delivery Country Lead for Google Norway on a 230MW Campus. Prior to that he worked for Linesight a Cost & Project Management consultancy, where he worked as a Program Director for Microsoft, EdgeConneX, Colt & CyrusOne. Whilst there, he led teams across the European markets who were responsible for  engineering and construction management of Data Center projects.

He has also held senior roles in John Sisk & Son a Data Center GC as well as senior roles in Leighton group companies & Lendlease in Australia / APAC.

“It is fantastic to join XPM Partners as the CEO and as it begins a new phase of growth in the Data Center market. I look forward to working with my  colleagues to build the foundation of critical construction solution services that clients in the market need.” Said Stapleton

Advisory Board.png

Advisory Board Members

bottom of page