Colm Burke

Managing Director, Hyperscale Data Centres:

Colm is the Managing Director of Mercury’s Hyperscale Data Centres Business Unit. Colm is responsible for ensuring that all projects are managed expertly and efficiently while ensuring that safety and quality are not comprised. He provides leadership and management development for his team and is a key influencer in driving Mercury’s multidisciplinary and integrated approach.

Colm began his career as an apprentice electrician with Mercury in 1981. He progressed from Apprentice to Electrician to Chargehand, Foreman, Project Manager, Contract Manager, Director and then to his present position of a Managing Director. He ensures that Mercury’s presence within the construction industry continues to grow and furthermore has worked toward developing and maintaining lasting professional relationships with Mercury's clients.

Colm is a member of Mercury’s Lean program team, an initative which emphasises the enhancement of the Company's offsite fabrication and modular build abilities. The input of 3D modelling teams has been particularly successful in this regard.

Colm Burke


  • Certified Project Management Diploma
    Institute of Technology Tallaght

key influencer in driving Mercury’s multidisciplinary and integrated approach