58. From Technician to IT Infrastructure Manager and Beyond…

November 28, 2018


Being more than 15 years in the IT industry, Emile van den Berg, Head of IT Operational Services at GWK Ltd, has been around the block several times.

In this session he is sharing some of his background and we discussed the differences between having been at several ICT service providers and now being part of an internal IT team, between having worked for corporates vs now in a mid-market organisation and between having spent most of his time in and around cities to now work in a rural setting. 

We also delved a bit into his own focus change from being a technician to now leading a team and how he had and constantly has to change his mindset.

And lastly we touched a bit on the future and how the three GWK IT leaders are approaching the next steps for IT to enable the business to thrive.

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About the author

Business Agility Coach | Abundance Thinker | Helping Mid-Market Companies Evolve by Using the Kanban Methodology
- As trained Industrial Engineer with close on 25 years' experience as IT Professional and Business Executive in the mid-market IT industry, Mathias Tölken loves to share his experiences and expertise with others.

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