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Deidre is the Managing Director of Bytes Managed Solutions, a division of Bytes Technology Group and has been with the organisation since June 1998. Prior to her appointment as MD, she fulfilled various roles within Finance including that of the Financial Director. Her appointment in Jan 2005 coincided with the acquisition of CS Holdings. Her first task was to integrate the CS Managed Services into Bytes Managed Services which doubled the size of the organisation overnight. In March 2010, Deidre was given the additional responsibility for Bytes Specialised Solutions the Sole Distributor of NCR Solutions with one of its division Retail ATM an ISO distributor of approximately 1000 ATM’s country wide.
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Nick Perkins Divisional Director: Identity Management Bytes Systems Integration Nick.Perkins@bytes.co.za
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Yolanda Krajnc has over two decades of sales - and general management experience within the electronics and retail industries. She believes that the challenges of customer attrition and retention (subject of her MBL research paper) can be strategically optimized by ensuring customer-centric solutions have sustainable value through utilization of exceptional products and phenomenal service levels.
A highly experienced Program Manager with extensive experience in IT, originating from a technical background, Wendy commenced working as a Project Manager when she was 23 years old. Over the years Wendy has refined her IT skills with experience across IT operations, system design, deployment, administration, documentation, management, and a number of other skills.As a member of the ISO258 Technical Review committee, Wendy has had an international reach in the definition and creation of the technical standard for Project and Program Management. Together with her IT knowledge and experience Wendy has significant business experience having owned her own successful company servicing the ERP section of the mining industry. To date Wendy has conducted a number of due diligence activities, audits both internal and external for the business and conducted audits on client environment. Wendy has a solid IT background, sales experience, service delivery, service desk, service management, project and program management. Wendy joined Bytes Systems Integration in 2007 and has enjoyed many different roles during this time, and is now currently focusing on large Program deployments in the Network Operations division.
Jose Simoes is a Strategic Account Manager at Bytes Managed Solutions.In his current position he maintains and expands relationships with strategically important large customers.He represents the entire range of company products and services to assigned customers, while leading the customer account planning cycle and ensuring assigned customer’s needs and expectations are met. Jose has worked within the financial environment for the last 21 years in various roles.
Dave Hannington is the Strategic Account Manager - BD Energy Program at Bytes Managed Solutions. He has over 28 years’ experience in the IT field. Last 10 years doing sales, marketing and program management. Responsible for marketing, selling, planning , implementing and supporting multiple projects on a National basis. Consulting to clients especially within the Petroleum industries. Regularly asked to present at conferences with a specific interest in alternative fuels and electric vehicles. He is a Certified Project Manager. He joined Unisys in 1989. Unisys Africa was bought out by Bytes 2013.
Jayesh Reddy is the Product & Business Development Manger at Med-e-Mass (BHS) Jayesh has held several management roles within Med-e-Mass at Bytes Healthcare Solutions since joining the group in mid-2004 as a salesperson. He has managed the Call Centre, the Mastermed product stream and currently oversees the Product Development Department. Jayesh has been an active member of the group having been part of the Altron Young President’s Club and served on its executive committee. In 2009, Jayesh was selected to participate in a leadership development program through the Altech Academy (now the Bill Venter Academy). This program culminated in Jayesh being awarded a Master’s Degree in the Management of Technology & Innovation – he completed this qualification Cum Laude.
Etienne Du Plooy is the Service Delivery Manager at Bytes Systems Integration Etienne has 30 years’ experience and knowledge and he can achieve what is expected in a fast moving and changing environment. Etienne is highly efficient in dealing with clients and resolving problems on a proactive and reactive scale whilst maintaining a well-mannered and approachable demeanor. His career attests to his experience in delivering Service Excellence. Etienne is an independent strategic thinker with solid functional, quality, operational and customer service management skills. Etienne bases all his business decisions on three pillars - clients, employees and reputation (brand). His vision is to take service delivery to a whole new level. He believes, if you are not in sales, you better support someone in sales. This is the only way we will sustain our business going forward.