Logicalis US Appoints Sally Brandtneris CFO

Solution Provider Selects Executive with Broad Technology, International Background as Company Experiences Sales and Profit Growth

NEW YORK, July 14, 2016 – Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider (www.us.logicalis.com), today announced the appointment of Sally Brandtneris to the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the United States. In this role, Brandtneris is responsible for maintaining sound day-to-day fiscal management and controls, including the executive direction and oversight of finance, accounting, tax, and IT functions, as well as Logicalis’ banking and auditing relationships. She will also direct financial strategy, planning and forecasting in concert with the CEO and executive team and will lead the organization in making strategic, market-leading investments. Brandtneris is based in Logicalis’ Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, office.

“The addition of Sally Brandtneris to the Logicalis management team comes on the heels of the company’s recent sales and profit growth. Sally has led financial operations for a broad range of Fortune 500 and multinational companies across technology and industrial industries. Her strong technology background and financial leadership experience will serve Logicalis well as we help our customers transform their businesses into digitally enabled enterprises,” says Vince DeLuca, Logicalis US CEO.

“This is an exciting time for organizations across every industry as they undergo intensive transformation in their business models. Logicalis is at the forefront of providing technology and business leadership, consulting and guidance to IT organizations in transition,” says Brandtneris. “I look forward to delivering financial guidance and innovation to help the Logicalis leadership team achieve its business objectives.”

Brandtneris has 35 years of financial leadership experience in a variety of industries including the IT industry. She has held positions with Eaton Corporation, Ingersoll-Rand, Sun Microsystems, Apollo Computer, and IBM. Most recently, Brandtneris served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Stefanini IT Solutions where she provided financial leadership for 30 Stefanini entities that were geographically dispersed across Asia, Europe and the Americas and organized under a UK holding company, fully owned by a Brazilian entrepreneur. As the financial leader of the UK holding company, Brandtneris restructured the Latin American, European and Asian legal entities and achieved UK audit and tax compliance, reporting under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). She also developed strategies to put in place a more effective tax strategy and modify the company’s capital structure. In 2015, Brandtneris was named a finalist for the "Crain's CFO of the Year Awards" annual competition conducted by Crain's Detroit Business.

Brandtneris holds an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and French from the University of Michigan.

About Logicalis

Logicalis is an international multi-skilled solution provider providing digital enablement services to help customers harness digital technology and innovative services to deliver powerful business outcomes.

Our customers cross industries and geographical regions; our focus is to engage in the dynamics of our customers’ vertical markets including financial services, TMT (telecommunications, media and technology), education, healthcare, retail, government, manufacturing and professional services, and to apply the skills of our 4,000 employees in modernizing key digital pillars, data center and cloud services, security and network infrastructure, workspace communications and collaboration, data and information strategies, and IT operation modernization.

We are the advocates for our customers for some of the world’s leading technology companies including Cisco, HPE, IBM, NetApp, Microsoft, VMware and ServiceNow.

The Logicalis Group has annualized revenues of over $1.5 billion from operations in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific. It is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the AIM market of the LSE, with revenues of over $6.5 billion.

For more information, visit www.us.logicalis.com.

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