Microland Names Jan Huizeling as CTO
BANGALORE, November 16, 2016
Microland today announced that 30-year IT industry veteran Jan Huizeling has joined as Chief Technology Officer. Reporting to Pradeep Kar, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Microland, Jan will play a key role in shaping Microland’s technology and services strategy as the company embarks on the next phase of growth across the transformational trends in IT infrastructure services – Cloud, digital transformation and automation.
As CTO of Microland, Jan will provide the technology leadership and guide the company’s technology direction, drive innovation projects, incubate emerging technologies, evangelize next-gen IT infrastructure services.
“Jan is a technologist at heart and has a global track record of leveraging technological solutions and services to drive business value “, said Pradeep Kar, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director, Microland Limited. “As we continue to shape our global technology agenda at Microland, Jan’s leadership and understa nding of end-user organisations will enable us to bring innovative solutions and services for global customers. I am pleased to welcome Jan to Microland.”
Jan commented, “Technology Infrastructure services is in a period of rapid evolution towards radically more agile, scalable and user-centric computing. Microland is a next generation IT and Cloud Services Company and is well positioned in the center of this transformation with core capabilities across cloud & datacenter, networks and security. I am excited to join Microland and help shape its next phase of innovation and growth.”
Jan comes with over 30 years of technology leadership experience, enabling large organizations through their technology and business growth. Prior to joining Microland, Jan was the Global Chief Information Officer, Global Cloud Xchange (part of Reliance Communications) where he spent 8 years based in London and India. Jan was also the Global Head of Product Development for Global Enterprise Business across data, voice and datacenter portfolios, where he led a large team of engineers and supported revenues of $1.5 billion per annum. Earlier, Jan worked as a Supply Chains Solutions Director and CIO at large international transport and logistics companies which included TNT Logistics-Europe, GE Capital Logistics/Penske-Netherlands/USA, Prologis and Christian Salvesen plc, UK.
Microland is a leading hybrid IT infrastructure service provider and a trusted partner to enterprises in their IT-as-a-Service journey. Incorporated in 1989 and headquartered in Bangalore, India, Microland has more than 3,400 professionals across its offices in Europe, Middle East, North America and India. Microland enables global enterprises to become more agile and innovative through a comprehensive portfolio of services that addresses hybrid IT transformation, workspace transformation, service transformation and end-to-end IT infrastructure management.