Services multinational, LogicaCMG, has appointed former Praxa CEO, Colin Holgate, as chief executive of its Australian operations.
Over the past 16 years, Holgate has held senior positions with several companies including IBM and Unisys.
"We are confident he has the right management experience to take us into the top five Australian IT service firms in the future," LogicaCMG international business chief executive, John Coleman, said.
LogicaCMG clients include Energy Australia, Integral Energy, Melbourne Water, Optus, Telstra, and Woodside Petroleum.
The company employed more than 800 people in Australia, a spokesperson said.
Holgate succeeds Andrew Tindell, who returned to the UK after 21 years service with LogicaCMG .