Rising demand for services in the region drives global growth
SYDNEY – 11:11 Systems (“11:11”), a managed infrastructure solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Marc Beder to Regional Director of APAC. He will be based in Sydney.
Following 11:11’s acquisition of iland, where he previously held the role of VP of Solutions Architecture, Beder will spearhead the company’s growth and expansion efforts in APAC. It is estimated that spending on technology products and services in Australia is projected to exceed $109 billion in 2022, an increase of 6.5% from 2021, according to the latest forecast from Gartner®, Inc*. To meet the growing demand for cloud, connectivity and security services, 11:11 will continue investing in the Australian market, which iland has operated in since 2017.
In this new role, Beder will lead the region across all of 11:11’s business activities including sales, channel, support and service delivery, alongside EMEA and APAC Marketing Director, Samantha Daniels. The team will focus on driving success in the cloud for partners and customers alike.
“As demand for our services grow globally, we are thrilled to deepen our footprint in APAC with the appointment of Marc Beder to Regional Director,” said Keith Coker, COO of 11:11 Systems. “Marc will work in lockstep with his very talented team to understand the needs of our customers in Australia. Along with the team, he will translate those needs into successful cloud, connectivity and security projects that will significantly improve business operations and innovations in our customers’ businesses.”
“In today’s changing IT landscape we need partners who remove the complexity while still offering innovative, market-leading solutions,” said Mark Sakajiou, Commercial Director at Perfekt Pty Ltd. “11:11 makes the transition to cloud simple and cost-effective. It was an easy decision to partner with them to support our customers in their cloud initiatives.“
A highly accomplished and driven technology leader, Beder has over 18 years of experience covering many aspects of IT including strategy, enterprise architecture, solution architecture, product development, project and service delivery and commercial modeling. Daniels has a proven track record in enterprise marketing, channel marketing and brand communications management across Europe, Middle East, Australia and Asia Pacific for B2B and B2E segments.
*Gartner Press Release, “Gartner Forecasts IT Spending in Australia to Grow 6.5% in 2022”, 26 October 2021. GARTNER is a registered trademark and service mark of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and is used herein with permission. All rights reserved.
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