Picture: In2IT Technologies newly appointed CEO Andrew Hoseck. (Supplied).

CAPE TOWN - Global information and communications technology company, In2IT Technologies has welcomed the appointment Andrew Hoseck as Chief Operating Officer (COO) South Africa. 

Hoseck started his career in 1990, upon completing his Business Information Systems degree at the University of Witwatersrand. With extensive experience of 27 years in the IT industry, Hoseck expressed his excitement on his new role. “It is absolutely exciting. I am within a role that I have had in the past and it is very much in line with my passion”, said Hoseck. 

He initially began his career at the Institute for International Security and Conflict Resolution (Iscor). He then went on to Erudite which later became part of the UCS Group. Here, he quickly moved up the ranks, including MD of UKS in 2000 and CEO of an established IT services company in 2016. 

Hoseck's experience lie predominantly in the technical and managerial domain. CEO of In2IT Technologies, Saurabh Kumar expressed his excitement on Hoseck’s appointment. “We are thrilled to have Andrew on board with us. He has long been both a customer of, and a partner with, In2IT. Furthermore, he has extensive knowledge of how we work and we are excited to leverage his deep insight, business acumen and leadership expertise to guide In2IT into next phase of growth”, said Kumar. 

Hoseck will be leading an operational team of over 200 staff. However, he adds that within the operational field, he has access to the international wing of In2IT Technologies. His relationship with In2IT has been nurtured over six years. 

"I have had a relationship with the team at In2IT for over six years and have always been drawn to their entrepreneurial spirit, ‘can-do’ attitude and business agility. The prospect of defining and aligning operational processes and service delivery procedures with In2IT’s business goals, while retaining their agile and customer centric mindset is both exciting and challenging. I am looking forward to working with a company I have long admired", added Hoseck.  

On his immediate plans for the role, Hoseck said that his sole objective is to ensure that In2IT continues on the path of excellence that they are known for.  "I am inspired to continue this way of thinking while helping to define and implement the end-to-end operational processes, structures and optimisations.  This will drive In2IT’s innovation to new heights and speed up the growth of both the business and its market reputation for excellence". 

"The business processes is always going to be the same. I am a process driven person, therefore I will ensure that while I monitor the operations, I will also ensure that I add creativity", said Hoseck. 

Apart from his professional career, Hoseck spends his time with his wife and two daughters, enjoys a good read and engages in research. 

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