About Us

Thank you for being part of the Submer Family! Together, we embrace values that inspire greatness.

Meet our team

Leadership Team

The compass of the Company. The ones who make things run smoothly, no matter what.
  • Patrick Smets

    CEO

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  • Daniel Pope

    Founder & CTO

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    Daniel founded his first datacenter-related business when he was just 16. His superpower? It can be the end of the world, but Daniel will always remain as calm as a lake and focused.

  • Pol Valls Soler

    Founder, CSO & Investor Relations

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    Developing tech projects as a kid with a crappy computer that had cooling problems, he's since been helping tech companies and entrepreneurs. He loves cinema and DJing.

  • Caroline Morales

    CPO

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    Caroline spends her free time with her husband Stefano, her daughter Laura and her cat Luna, as well as traveling, reading, the theatre, cinema, ballet and music.

  • Gloria Fluxà

    CMO

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    Marketing strategist with a soft spot for cats, nasty food and good wine. She is a Harry Potter fanatic and scared of birds.

  • Albert Puig

    COO

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    Computer science engineer with years of experience developing the South EMEA region. In his spare time, he builds PCs at home (like a full custom loop using 4 radiators!).

Finance

Where complex resources and long numbers become clear for the rest of humanity. As they often say, "one spreadsheet to rule them all!"
  • Marta Caldentey

    Accounting and Treasury Manager

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    Her superpower? Making complex calculations look easy! Dancing and reading lover and a huge fan of the Rolling Stones (it's only rock 'N' roll but she likes it!).

  • Pablo Esparcia

    Accountant

    Superpowers

    Adaptable to any context and the problems that emerge. Always with an idea (maybe a random one) from a different point of view. Big sports lover!

  • Kriszta Barabás

    Purchasing Officer

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    Kriszta has years of experience perfecting her craft. In addition to being a native Hungarian, she also speaks Romanian, English, Spanish, and Catalan!

  • Laura Isern

    Sr. Buyer

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    A negotiator from birth, always with a smile on her face and always ready for action! A singer, foodie (cookies are her fave), and science fiction and martial arts movie nerd.

  • Samara Gonzalez

    Purchasing Officer

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    Prays a little, sins a little...eats his vegetables but loves chocolate... adores traveling but also her bed… A big Believer of Balance; BBB also stands for bueno, bonito y barato (perfect for her role in purchasing!).

  • Alex Perelló

    Junior Accountant

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    Alex has a double degree in Business Administration and Marketing. He's passionate about motorcycles and loves sports in general, from sea diving to bungee jumping.

  • Sam Cooper

    Senior Buyer

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    Father of five, outdoor enthusiast mastering sports and mountain trails, a Formula 1 fan and metal maestro in his home workshop.

  • Carla Vilanova

    Finance Controller

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    A cheerful and easy-going person that loves to be around people - she's always up for sharing a meal with good conversation (especially if there's cheese involved!) or joining any outdoor activity, from hiking to padel.

Product & HW Engineering

Our critical thinkers and problem solvers that love nothing more than a new challenge to sink their teeth into.
  • Daniel Puig

    VP Hardware Engineering

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    Can be found combining his love of sport and nature through windsurfing, mountain biking, skiing, and sailing.

  • Daniel Prat

    Product Manager

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    Curious, creative, and always critically thinking. An engineering and design professional and a proud husband and father, when he's not in a boat, he's playing padel.

  • Ángel Sanz

    Product Manager

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    An engineer with some amazing labor experiences abroad, such as South Korea, USA, UK, and his beloved Pakistan. He likes people, music and sports (a common but perfect combination!).

  • Orlando Gonzalez

    Sr. Mechanical Engineer

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    Curious from birth and optimistic and passionate in the face of new challenges. Nature and sports lover who balances his time between his family and riding his bicycle across the world.

  • Jesús Enrique Peraza

    Sr. Thermal Engineer

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    An enthusiast of scientific innovations and continuous learning. Passionate about traveling and music, Jesús can regularly be found in open mics or dancing.

  • Enric Archs

    Sr. Electrical Engineer

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    A crossfitter who's always ready to find innovative solutions, provide initiatives and help others...whenever they bring pizzas or hamburgers!

  • Carlos Herrero

    Sr. Mechanical Engineer

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    Lover of cars, manufacturing processes, animals... and, above all, of order! He's already been to Japan 3 times and can't wait to go again!

  • Mauro Fuentes

    Sr. Mechanical Engineer

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    From Monday to Friday between 8 am and 6 pm, ask him whatever you like about mechanics. The rest of the time, join him for a live concert, a beer, or any sport!

  • José Antonio Lardón

    Electrical Engineer

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    Always ready to help, Jose puts passion into everything he does, whether that's developing control systems for immersion cooling, diving, or cooking his famous caprese pizza!

  • Pau Cohí

    Sr. Mechanical Engineer

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    An industrial technical engineer specialized in machine design and energy and heat transfer. When it comes to leisure, he's a big fan of mountaineering, running, skiing... whatever really!

  • Miguel Giner

    Product Engineer

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    Creative mind with a technical background. Optimistic by nature. He can easily have the same food every day… every week… every month (you can't be creative in every aspect of your life, right?).

  • Sebastian Hurtado

    Sr. Thermal Engineer

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    An active and curious mind that craves constant experimentation, always innovating and creating through research and prototyping. Unconventional and eclectic, with a unique taste in music.

  • Jeff Hsiao

    Senior Server Thermal Engineer

    Superpowers

    An enthusiastic basketball player and a weekend traveler with his wife. A proud cat owner who absolutely adores his feline companion.

  • Albert Ripoll

    Senior R&D

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    A curious individual with a thirst for knowledge and passion to bridge science and industry. When he's not on the basketball court, you can find him playing board games - there's nothing quite like the joy of strategizing and solving puzzles!

  • Lina Helen Vila

    Technical Writer

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    Considers herself an eternal student - her motto is "keep learning, keep thriving". She's lived all around the world and cares for others through volunteering.

  • Marc Maceira

    Prototyping Engineer

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    Born and raised with a pencil in his left hand, the right one constantly switching between an optic mouse and a hex wrench. Avid learner, fantasy books devourer, motorsports lover, and track bikes geek.

  • Arnau Parés

    Technical Drafter

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    A creative and curious person who loves anything to do with DIY and has passions for travelling, nature, and good habits. Practices many adventure sports, mostly related to the mountains.

  • Elena Calvo

    Lead Technical Writer

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    A fan of good grammar and bad jokes. Anywhere she goes, people always end up calling her "la Teacher". Reading, photography, singing, board games, and family, these are a few of her favorite things...

  • David Sánchez

    Electrical Engineer

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    Catch him playing padel, riding his motorbike, skiing, or traveling to new places. A people person that believes we can always learn something new from others.

  • Vasily Balashov

    Jr. Mechanical Engineer

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    A very curious bioengineer, he implements ideas from diverse fields towards product innovation. In his free time, he perfects burger and carbonara recipes.

  • Juan Pablo Sánchez

    Junior Engineer

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    An adventure lover who's always trekking with his 2 doggies. A restless person that loves every type of sport, plus cooking, food, wine, and music!

Software

In a wheel of constant innovation to make our solutions as intuitive as possible. Simplifying processes for the rest of us mere mortals.
  • Jonathan Huet

    Sr. Software Platform Engineer

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    Constantly shifting between Cloud and Immersion, searching for the best way to connect them. Toblerone lover. Happiest man in the world when he's on the slopes!

  • Ivan Balboteo

    Sr. Software Engineer

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    A real passionate about coding, Ivan loves speed and high adrenaline emotions - especially riding motorcycles on a circuit. He is always ready to race!

  • Èrik C. Forés

    Sr. Software Engineer

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    Shy at first, he quickly opens up to you with an interesting convo. Keeps up to date with technology, loves gaming, animals (has two cats and a dog), and has just started learning the electric guitar.

  • Víctor Martos

    IT Systems

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    Our knight in shining armor for any IT difficulties and (of course) a big fan of computers and technology.

Fluid & Chemistry

Picture brilliant minds, scribbled formulas, mind-boggling experiments, and magic potions and you've got the just.
  • Peter Cooper, PhD

    VP of Fluids & Chemistry

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    Chemical engineer with a strong background in the research and development of cutting-edge thermal fluids and lubricants. Leading the team developing Submer's SmartCoolant.

  • Marina López

    Laboratory Technician

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    Cheerful and active, she loves nature, reading, and cats - so she thrives on rainy days at home with a book, a cup of tea, and a cat on her lap. Yoga and judo practicer.

  • Romà Suris, PhD

    Chemical Engineer

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    Chemistry and life sciences geek, with a passion for sports in natural landscapes. He thinks that chemists are just frustrated cooks that want to work regular office hours (debate him!).

Production

This well-oiled machine is what makes our solutions a reality. A network of individuals that have perfected their craft to assemble each component with care.
  • John Puig

    Production Responsible

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    Patience and calmness are two of John's strengths. He hates the smell of cauliflower (who doesn't?) and is the Vogue cover boy of the factory.

  • Lishi Ye

    Process Engineer

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    Makes manufacturing processes easier and safer even for clumsy people like her. Beer, coffee, and chips lover, she compensates extra kcal with martial arts.

  • Nicolau Villaret

    Quality Technician

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    Enjoys hiking and any kind of outdoor sports: find him on a mountain top, riding his MTB on a tough track, or canoeing around the Delta. Also loves to help others in his spare time.

  • Pablo Vilaboa

    Process Engineer

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    Native Galician, open-minded, and quite the chameleon, Pablo can easily adapt to any situation. He loves beer and motorcycles, and is a bit of a computer geek!

  • Jose María Martos

    Production

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    The gatekeeper of the factory: he arrives when the streets are still deserted and leaves when the office is empty. He's the happy face of Submer with a contagious smile!

  • Oscar Pilligua

    Operator

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    A hard worker, outside of the office, he relaxes with soccer, the beach, and good Ecuadorian food (chauflan of course!).

  • Toni Sevilla Ruiz

    Concierge

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    Organized and motivated, can adapt to any circumstances and always give my best. Enjoy team camaraderie. Often in a good mood and at my best playing or watching sports or eating.

  • Edison Pilligua

    Operator

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    Uses his super fast and accurate hands for efficiency by day and great bachata dancing by night.

  • Tere Honrubia

    Facility Caretaker

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    Love puppies, always smiling and won't say no to help you. Committed to inspiring magic office ambience.

  • Cristina Honrubia

    Facility Caretaker

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    Cheerful, decisive, punctual, and always willing to take on a new task. A sportswoman and lover of nature outings.

Operations

With these immersion cooling gurus, none of your questions will go unanswered. Our people persons that we're proud to say always put the customer first.
  • Gerard Balbé

    Services Business Manager

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    Gerard is a globe-trotter passionate about the automotive world. You can find him in motorbike trials, mountain biking, or scuba diving.

  • Keith Norton

    Account Executive UK

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    A gregarious individual living in Epsom with his wife Shelly, son Thomas, and crazy dog Bramble who loves her early morning walks.

  • Álvaro J. Ruiz

    DC Solutions Engineer

    Superpowers

    Ex IBM (19 years) as IT structure project manager. Love working on sustainable solutions and aligning environmental and energy innovations to business.

  • Wojciech Lipiński

    Field Engineer

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    Born and raised in Poland, Wojciech is a cloud gaming enthusiast, football fan, and small-time food traveller. Now he follows his passion for travelling by installing Submer solutions around the globe.

  • Leopoldo Andrade

    Solution Engineer (sec. cooling)

    Superpowers

    For Leopoldo, there’s no challenge too big or too small and no product or solution impossible to develop!

  • Ivan Prats

    Solution Engineer - MEP Expert

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    Cheerful, well-organized, and passionate about his job. Catch him rowing and hiking in his spare time, or in his favorite place, the Ebro Delta Natural Park.

  • Ryan Howard

    Solution Engineer. Hyperscalers (MEP)

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    A curious technologist since age five, Ryan almost burnt the house down pushing the limits of electronics and robotics. Having worked on military and nuclear systems since high school, he's passionate about conserving energy in datacenters.

  • Josh Magnuson

    Customer Support Engineer

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    Between his outdoor adventures (backpacking and mountain biking) and interest in tech, you can find him searching for the best espresso around town.

  • Jeremy Ragan

    Assembly Manager

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    A father of three boys that keep himself and his wife very busy. Enjoys anything outdoorsy; hunting, fishing, riding ATVs. He especially likes spending time fishing and exploring lakes.

  • Rita Chung

    Customer Success Technician

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    The best way to her heart? Delicious food! A keen traveller and music lover who believes it's never too late to learn something new.

  • Diandra Perdomo

    Customer Success Technician

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    Born in the Atlantic Ocean but adopted by the Mediterranean Sea, sunsets and sunrises are the favorite part of her day (as well as her first coffee). Loves learning new things and really suffers from FOMO!

  • Victor Abreu

    Customer Success Technician

    Superpowers

    "A tech enthusiast that loves running, biking, beach volley, and CrossFit. Working on his fear of roller coasters with the help of his son. "

Marketing

Where things start making sense. They have a machine that translates engineering creations into meaningful concepts for society. Collective of weird but good people.
  • Tamara Gascó

    Head of Branding & Acquisition

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    Tamara is always up-to-date on the latest marketing trends, cooking healthy food, practicing functional exercises, and dreaming of green landscapes and mountains.

  • Alisa Rabinovic

    Head of Events

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    Born in Latvia, Alisa is our events mastermind. Her passions are yoga, running, the mountains; hiking, biking, climbing, and skiing... you name it!

  • Adrián Barreal

    Head of Growth

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    Adrian is empathetic, a good listener, and passionate about cycling, cooking, traveling, and spending time with his family - he's always happy to help!

  • Cristina Medina

    Brand Partnerships Manager

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    The secret to facing life's challenges? For Cristina, it's empathy and humor. Running clears her head and snowboarding is her thrill. Documentaries are her passport to knowledge and inspiration - ooh and she loves a good old-fashioned road trip!

  • Andrea Covelo

    Events Manager

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    An adventurer always on the lookout for a new journey or exciting skill to master. This daredevil's favorite sports include CrossFit, skiing, free diving, and sailing - just don't count on her for help when you see a spider!

  • Alex MacDiarmid

    Content Manager

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    A Scottish Highlander that loves all things creative. She can be found in a dance class or eating her own body weight in Mediterranean food (usually the latter).

  • Carlos Gil

    Design Manager

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    A daydreamer ready to infuse creativity and design magic into anything. Off duty, he rides the toughest downhill trails on his mountain bike, turning every ride into an adventure.

  • David Montes

    Product MKT Manager

    Superpowers

    Even during a zombie apocalypse, David would use his tactical engineering mind to have a plan (and a plan B, C...) and a board to write everything down to explain it to survivors.

Sales

Here, dreams come true. The ones who bring Submer solutions to the rest of the world with ease and a bit of pizzazz. They know the formula to convert products into business, all while saving the planet in the process.
  • George Gehringer

    VP Direct Sales, North America

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    An avid thrill seeker with over 30 combined jumps out of helicopters and fixed wing aircraft. Enjoys traveling to "warmer climates" in the Caribbean with his wife and two children.

  • Asanka De Silva

    VP of Sales APAC

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    Big believer in creating memories through travel experiences with his family. Loves nothing more than kicking off his day with CrossFit and bonding with my kids through sports like soccer, cricket and swimming.

  • Scott Willocks

    VP of Sales EMEA

    Superpowers

    A sports lover, that prefers watching to playing now. An occasional golfer and road cyclist, he loves travelling and eating out with friends. He's always been fascinated with new ideas and new technologies.

  • Simon Coggin

    Account executive UK & I

    Superpowers

    He's spent 27 years working within many areas of IT and lives is London with his wife and 2 boys (who he says are a full-time job!).

  • Svetlana Iakovleva

    Account Executive (DK, NO, SW, Fin & Ice)​

    Superpowers

    A very positive, out-of-box thinker and results-oriented person. In her free time, she loves photography, literature, opera, and a good glass of wine.

  • Elsa Pine

    Account Executive

    Superpowers

    Effortlessly juggles family life while wielding nature's might. Her superpower lies in turning daily routines into green rituals.

  • Joseph Badaoui

    Account Executive

    Superpowers

    Based in Sydney, Australia, he loves being in the outdoors doing sports. Catch him exploring new food, wine and coffee and taking on new adventure through travel to meet new and exciting people!

  • Gabriel Serlen

    Account Executive

    Superpowers

    Catch him playing basketball with his kids or hiding out in the mountains at his cabin. He loves snowbaording, camping, seeing live music, and really anything that involves spending quality time with family and friends.

  • Franco Caroli

    Account Executive South EMEA

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    Better known as Mr. Fix It, Franco is obsessed with finding the solution to any problem. Even if you don't know the obstacle, he'll help you to identify it and find a way out!

HR

The perfect harmony that glues the team together. Always taking care of us, spoiling us, and loving us for who we are.
  • Ana Teresa Pacheco

    Global People Partner

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    Lover of indoor cycling, table football, and breakfast for every meal! A people person, her goal is to make at least one person happy every day.

  • Luz García

    People Operations Manager

    Superpowers

    A beer expert and connoisseur and an example of endless perseverance. Mad listening skills.

  • Gisèle Salort

    Recepcionist & office assistant

    Superpowers

    Persistent, ambitious, capable, honest and warm hearted. Animal friendly and love spending time with my dogs in the great outdoors. Enjoy travelling and experiencing diverse cultures and traditions.

  • Silvia Panicello

    Talent Acquisition Partner

    Superpowers

    Loves animals, traveling, discovering new cultures, and meeting new people. Catch her spending time with her family and friends surrounded by food and a good atmosphere.

  • Melissa Forcella

    People Partner

    Superpowers

    A UK native living in Houston with her husband, 2 teenagers and dog Rocco. She loves to travel to new places, go skiing and read a good book (whenever she has time!).

  • Cristina Masiá

    L&D Partner

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    A sensitive soul who works to cultivate a culture of happiness in the office. She enjoys connecting with people, feeling challenged, and stepping outside of her comfort zone. Sport gives her energy and helps clear her mind.

Front-Office & Contributors

The friendly faces of the company that make sure everyone feels welcome and that everything's running like clockwork.
  • Nathalie Cruchet

    Head of ESG & Sustainability

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    An activist for protecting our environment and raising funds for meaningful causes. Nathalie loves nature, hiking, snorkeling, and paddle surfing with her 2 boys.

  • Ismael Guzmán

    Associate Chief of Staff

    Superpowers

    Our sailor, he's always ready to cruise through every challenge and learn from everything that crosses his path sight. He's always thinking about the best strategy - whether that's a project or at sea!

  • Justyna LIiszka

    GTM Operations Analyst

    Superpowers

    A nature lover and mum of two that has a zero waste philosophy at home. In her spare time, Justyna likes to read, go for long walks, and make bead jewelry!

  • Tess St-Onge

    Front Office Operations Manager

    Superpowers

    Ruthlessly organized, attentive, and a good listener. For Tess, a positive attitude + positive actions = positive results.

  • Eduard Bosch Coch

    Strategic Projects Director

    Superpowers

    Organization and continuous improvement are what make Eduard happy! You can find him among immersion systems, cooking, or in the mountains - he's always ready for new adventures!

  • CJ Bruno

    Strategic Advisor - Americas

    Superpowers

    Proven global technology sales and marketing leader/exec. Delivers high-impact results. Creates impactful customer + partner. relationships. Builds strong winning teams. Brand builder!

  • Montse Romero

    E2E Process Manager

    Superpowers

    A Zen person, Montse believes curiosity and creativity are key for any successful initiative. She loves listening to other people's stories, spending time with her family, and reading fantasy novels.

Legal & IP

The defenders of the company and everything around it: values, people, resources, ideas... This powerful duo knows how to fight for all that we stand for.
  • Cameron Bautsch

    General Counsel US

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    An attention to detail and inquiring mind lends itself to his enjoyment of all things law. He spends his free time playing music, voice acting for cartoons, reading, and generally being awesome.

  • Maria Sala

    Corporate & Commercial Lawyer

    Superpowers

    Problem-solving person by nature and optimistic no matter the situation. She likes sports, reading, and traveling around the world to learn new things.

Ecosystem & Labs

Our innovation and efficiency playground, where we juggle test rigs, lab experiments, and data collection to always ensure the highest quality standards
  • Albert Alarcón

    Labs Program Manager

    Superpowers

    Always expresses his ideas openly and supports everyone with a smile. A sports lover, he's always catching up with his work colleagues and friends.

  • Oriol Chavanel

    Ecosystem Tech Lead & OCP Lead

    Superpowers

    An enthusiast of order, control, and success. Football and motor world lover. Always up for a discussion on good food and restaurants!

  • Víctor Lozano

    IT Hardware, Server & Software Engineer

    Superpowers

    Obsessed with fixing what's broken, the application of new technology in real life (especially farming), and collecting and exchanging old musical instruments.

  • Edgar Ramón

    Solution Architect Lab

    Superpowers

    Tech lover, biker, rock climber, Eddy is the Bruce Wayne of Submer. He has always a joke to make on the tip of his tongue. To him, everything can always be reduced to zeros and ones.

  • Adrian Gimenez

    Technical Operator

    Superpowers

    A 3D printing enthusiast with a passion for martial arts. When he's not busy printing cool stuff, you'll find him throwing punches and kicks in the ring, practicing Muay Thai, kickboxing, and boxing.

  • Wen Tsen Liao

    Lab Manager

    Superpowers

    During office hours, he's our cooling solutions expert. Outside of work, he's a recreational diver and foodie.

Submer's Values and Commitments

Society Society

  • Education: At Submer, we strongly believe that Education is fundamental for a society to grow and prosper. That is why we support activities aimed at sharing knowledge about technology and sustainable innovation.
  • Community: We actively participate in improving life, in every aspects, in our community
  • Social responsibility: We are aware of the environmental impact of the datacenter industry. That is why we believe in giving back to the communities where we work and live and to the environment itself by joining programs of social and environmental responsibility

People People

  • Each person counts: We believe that each person counts. Each client, partner and associate. Every deed and every contact between ourselves and our clients. We respect and embrace the diversity of our associates, clients and business partners.
  • Diversity: We defend, respect and embrace the diversity of our associates, clients and business partners.
  • People first: In every aspect of our work, we put people first. We care about the safety of our employees, customers and partners by complying with every health and safety regulations. We conduct our business with the highest level of integrity and transparency to make our customers feel special and appreciated
  • Innovation-drive: We are driven by a strong, innovation-driven work ethic. We encourage and support any idea that can help us as a Company, and as a society, to move forward along the path of sustainable innovation

The Planet The Planet

  • Green: Our technology is OECD certified readily biodegradable with no global warming potential
  • Carbon Footprint: At Submer, we are committed to reducing carbon emissions in line with Scope 3 requirements
  • Tree Planting Program: We offset the Carbon Footprint of shipping our SmartPods by planting a tree through Mossy Earth with every single unit.
  • Safe: Our solutions have a global warming potential of 0
  • Recyclable: Our SmartCoolant is readily recyclable anywhere in the world
  • Long Lasting: Our SmartCoolant has a lifespan of >20 years

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Open positions

We are hiring! Yes! We need you. Join our team! Check our current job openings here.