The Team

Having spent many years advising Fortune 500 companies, investors, owners, operators and managing our own portfolio of data centres, IREP and TechRE have combined their technical and operational expertise under one entity,  Resilience Data Centre Operations.

TechRE is a fully integrated, specialist data centre consultancy offering a comprehensive understanding of the complex requirements needed for investing, operating, purchasing or managing data centre assets. TechRE’s specialist team have between them accrued more than 100 years of professional knowledge, expertise and understanding of data centres and how they operate, technically and commercially.

What makes TechRE unique in the data centre consultancy business is that we have owned and operated an extensive portfolio of data centre facilities providing us with an unparalleled knowledge base to draw upon.

International Real Estate Partners (IREP) is a facilities and asset management company, with a presence in 49 countries and nine-figure turnover. In addition to facilities management, they also offer a broad portfolio of services including; property, energy, and asset management, commercial real estate and sustainable solutions.

IREP is driven by client service and defined by their technical excellence as they help clients create and protect value to maximise asset life and ROI.

Kenneth McCrae​

Kenneth McCrae is the Chairman, co-founder, and majority shareholder in IREP Group. His role within the business, concerns strategy, guidance, and development. Very much at the helm, he is responsible for directing and driving the company forward. As IREP expands, Kenneth has less of a hands-on involvement, allowing his management team operational autonomy and flexibility. Kenneth is also a fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, and specialises in the set-up, transition, and operation, of multi-jurisdictional contracts.

Kamran Abbas

Kamran Abbas is the Chief Financial Officer, co-founder, and partner of IREP Group. Starting the business alongside Kenneth McCrae in 2013, the duo have built the company into a global FM powerhouse. Kamran’s role within this growth can be summed up in two words: numbers and implementation.

Kristian Syson

Kristian is the head of IREP Property – IREP’s boutique real estate advisory and brokerage business. Having worked across the UK, US and in many challenging international markets, leading and building real estate businesses for family groups, boutique agencies and global corporations, Kristian brings to IREP over 25 years of practical experience. In the same way, he plans to steer the international growth of IREP Property, from the brain child of the Founders, to the multinational business it will become. Whether it be leasing a small retail unit or advising a government landowner on a masterplan scheme, Kristian with the team fulfil IREP’s goal of customisation and offering bespoke services.

John Weber

John Weber is a trailblazer in the realm of Energy & Asset Management. With an unwavering focus on the transformative power of data, John has emerged as a visionary leader, foreseeing the pivotal role that information plays in shaping the future of Facilities Management (FM).