Dimension Data New Zealand has named Wayne Yarr as its new CEO. This is his second stint with the company. From 2002 to 2012 he was with Dimension Data in the UK, finishing up as director global services, IT outsourcing and managed services.
Yarr, a former school teacher, was most recently director of sales and marketing with UK based Capita IT Enterprise Services and before that director cloud and managed services for the EU and APAC with Avaya, based in the UK.
Herbert Bockers, COO, Dimension Data Asia Pacific said, “Wayne’s leadership and considerable experience in the ICT industry, along with his strong track record of delivering exceptional results make him the ideal person to lead the company in the next exciting phase of its growth.”
He will be responsible for both the strategic management and the operations of the business and for “[leading] the transformation of Dimension Data New Zealand to be relevant in a new fully digital era.”