Christian Zipp joined Digital Realty in July 2019 as Vice President Sales. In December 2020, he took over responsibility for sales and marketing in Germany at Interxion: A Digital Realty Company. With more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications and IT, he brings a proven track record of helping local and global companies target IT infrastructures to achieve their digital transformation goals.
Starting in 2000, Christian Zipp worked for Global Crossing, MassS360 by Fiberlink (an IBM company) and Vanco, in various sales positions in Germany.
From the end of 2006 to the beginning of 2014, he worked for Verizon Germany: First as Sales Director for Enterprises at Verizon Business. Then followed a move to Verizon Vodafone Enterprise Services, where he held the position of Regional VP for the Automotive Vertical. And finally, as Sales Director, he was responsible for Verizon Terremark's Cloud and Professional Services business in the DACH region, Italy, Spain, France and Eastern Europe.
Prior to joining Digital Realty, Christian Zipp spent five years at Equinix, first as Sales Director and then as Regional VP of Sales.
He speaks German, English and French (fluent).
Christian Zipp enjoys spending his free time traveling, doing sports and eating good food.