Logicalis has appointed Jakes Jakobsen as managing executive of sales and marketing, Caesar Tonkin as the chief information security officer and Morné Laubscher as hybrid IT and cloud practice manager.
The new members of the team have proven track records in their fields of expertise. Jakobsen will be responsible for leading the company's business strategy and sales and marketing operations. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the IT industry and has held senior sales and consulting roles at leading South African IT firms responsible for delivering key business targets for large corporate and mobile service provider customers.
“Tonkin is seasoned in cyber security with 12 years of local and global information security experience while Laubscher is a cloud technology expert with more than 20 years’ experience in the industry,” the group said.
Frikkie Grobler, the chief executive of Logicalis South Africa, said the three appointments added a great deal of expertise to the team as the business continues to expand its offering across southern Africa and other African markets.