Our team

Fairbanks has enthusiastic cloud engineers and architects employed. All with OpenStack expertise, complemented with different expertise such as (software defined) networking, enterprise linux, virtualization, storage , devops and orchestration. People are the key to success. We are building a great organization. Not an average and profitable business, but a great business. A company where there cloud engineers come at the first place. Fairbanks is the organization of and for OpenStack professionals.

Ruud Harmsen, Founder and CEO Fairbanks NV

“Social networks provide the base of modern businesses. The power of open source developments lies in the diversity of the community”.

https://nl.linkedin.com/in/ruudharmsen

Ben van der Vegt, COO Fairbanks NV

“Continuous improvement is only achievable if you become owner of a problem. That is why we like to stand by our customers and take responsibility for success”. 

https://nl.linkedin.com/pub/ben-van-der-vegt/71/541/976

Eric Kessels, CTO Fairbanks NV specialized in OpenStack

“Control over ICT-components is delivered by the software. By detaching the software from the execution, the hardware, software defined architectures enable ICT-organisations to gain back control over the infrastructure”.

https://nl.linkedin.com/in/erickessels

Marijn van Heeswijk, CIO Fairbanks NV

“Fairbanks believes “To be your own service provider” is a succesful IT- strategy. We support companies in taking this step. Cloud technologies support and speed up this transition”. 

https://nl.linkedin.com/in/marijnvanheeswijk