IT services company, CN Group, has hired Jeff Durham as its COO as the company doubles its headcount across regional Australia.
He joins the group from [[xref:http://www.arnnet.com.au/tag/SAP|SAP Australia|All on SAP where he held senior sales and development roles in Australia and Germany.
Durham takes on the role from Richard Gibbs, who has moved to look after the group’s sales and marketing.
His responsibilities include overseeing shared services and putting in place the necessary operational support for the rapidly expanding SAP and Technology practices.
“Jeff’s appointment is part of our plan to capitalise on being the only Australian company with local SAP hosting certification,” CN Group CEO, Brian Pereira, said.
Durham will be based out of the CN Group’s new Gosford office. The services provider has managed to double its headcount from 18 to 36 staff.
“The promise of the Federal Government’s NBN coupled with our regional growth plans, gives us the opportunity to position ourselves in regional areas like the Central Coast and the Gold Coast,” Pereira said.
“Our expanded presence in Gosford, Newcastle and the Hunter regions will give us the capacity to help those businesses remain competitive in an increasingly globalised economy, using the soon to roll out NBN to its fullest advantage.”