CAPRE PODCAST IN LEADERSHIP: COLONY CAPITAL’S MARC GANZI TALKS IMPORTANCE OF NETWORK TOPOGRAPHY, NEW REALITIES, NEW NORMAL IN DIGITAL INFRASTRUCTURE DUE TO COVID-19

On July 31, CAPRE's Brian Klebash caught up with Colony Capital, Inc.'s CEO, Marc Ganzi, to discuss investment in the digital infrastructure arena. Prior to becoming President and Chief Executive Officer of Colony Capital & Chief Executive Officer of Digital Colony, Mr. Ganzi founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of Digital Bridge Holdings, a leading global investor and owner of mobile and internet infrastructure that was acquired by Colony Capital in July 2019 as part of Colony’s transformation to become the premier platform for digital infrastructure and real estate investment.  At the time of the acquisition, Digital Bridge managed nearly $15.0 billion of global digital infrastructure assets, directly and through Digital Colony Partners. In conjunction with the acquisition, Mr. Ganzi became CEO-Elect of Colony Capital. In his CAPRE Podcast in Leadership interview, Mr. Ganzi answered the following questions: * How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted each of the different segments of your data center/digital infrastructure business: leasing, interconnection, development, acquisitions * Is the data center pandemic demand story ''too good to be true'' with booming web usage due to work from home, webinars, etc.? How much do you think the long term change will be and how will that affect the digital infrastructure industry? * Has Covid-19 impacted capital raising and financing, and what are your future plans? * What is the future of digital infrastructure: larger hyperscale-type data centers, small edge deployments or something else and why? *…