Christopher Ludeman, has been named director of business development at Primary Integration Solutions, Inc., the Charlotte-based commissioning business of Primary Integration (PI), a commissioning and energy services organization with a concentrated focus on the commissioning and operational sustainability of mission critical facilities.  He will be working out of PI’s New York office.

In his new position, Ludeman will focus on expanding the commissioning division and developing PI’s sustainable operations and continuous operations validation services. He will leverage his personal relationships to identify new business partners that will benefit from the company’s experience and industry expertise.

Ludeman has over 15 years of experience in the mission critical industry. Prior to joining Primary Integration Solutions, he was manager of business development at a national battery monitoring systems company. He previously served as manager of business development at a full service mission critical design-build firm and was vice president of marketing and business development for a major construction company in the New York City Metro area, serving clients in the mission critical sector nationwide.

“Chris is a leading mission critical industry specialist, who has developed strong relationships within the financial services sector as well as large data center service providers,” said Jeremy Zupp, senior vice president at Primary Integration. “Chris’s passion for wanting to improve data center operations through PI’s sustainability programs will enhance the human element in facility operations.  His expertise and contacts will be invaluable as we look to expand our commissioning and service offerings throughout the US and abroad.”