London, 6th March 2017 – Logicalis, the international IT solutions and managed services provider, today announced it has started up a business operation in Cape Town, South Africa. The creation of the South African based business means that Logicalis now operates Solution and Service Centres of Excellence in all main regions of the globe, providing both national and multinational clients access to its leading edge capabilities regardless of geography.
Frikkie Grobler has been appointed CEO of Logicalis South Africa to head up the operation. With over thirty years’ experience in the industry, Frikkie had previously spent the last ten years as CEO of Computacenter SA and prior to that held the position of Sales Director at Dimension Data (WC).
Mark Rogers, Logicalis CEO commented:
“Opening up a local presence in South Africa is in-line with our strategic plan to expand our reach to better serve our international customers. The focus of this new operation will enable us to establish another Centre for IT solutions and managed services, thereby extending the reach and capabilities available to our other regions. It will also enable us to penetrate the wider Southern Africa and African markets".