Mint Group appoints Wilhelm van Rensburg as MD for its SA division
Global technology innovator Mint Group has appointed Wilhelm van Rensburg as the Managing Director (MD) of its South African division owing to the rapid expansion experienced by the group.
“Mint is continuously pushing the boundaries of innovation with a rapid increase in demand for our solutions, which are driving transforming across the FSI, education and healthcare industries. With great innovation, however, comes the responsibility to ensure sustainable quality and ongoing disruption, hence the need for an MD that will seamlessly manage both,” explains Mint Group CEO Carel du Toit.
He added that Microsoft recognised Mint Group as a top 1% global technology innovator for the third year running. The organisation also won both the EMEA and global partner-to-partner innovation awards at the Microsoft Inspire worldwide partner conference in Las Vegas and was named as the South African Microsoft partner of the year for FY19.
“As the dedicated MD for Mint SA Wilhelm will further drive excellence, quality delivery and exceed client expectations, ensuring close alignment between all divisions and empowering Mint to continue innovating.”
Mint Group Head of HR Lauren Clark explains that van Rensburg’s experience as COO for Mint Group armed him with the organisational knowledge and insight required to serve as MD and drive Mint’s values both within the group of companies and externally.
“Van Rensburg is renowned for his attention to detail, focus on the fundamentals, and developing long–lasting relationships with people. As MD he brings a fresh perspective and engaging energy that is always appreciated by Minties and clients alike. Wilhelm strives for excellence and will lead Mint SA to greater achievements and success.”
Commenting on his new role as MD, van Rensburg stated that he would focus on value-driven customer-centricity solutions for Mint’s clients in a sustainable manner by ensuring long-term partnerships.
“Mint’s agility and willingness to consistently invest in its clients, partners and employees provides the organisation with a unique competitive advantage, enabling a timeous response to market changes, with continuous improvements to solution offerings to stay strategically relevant.
It is the culmination of the passion, dedication, expertise and creativity of Mint’s employees that enables us to create a successful tomorrow for all stakeholders involved.”
About Wilhelm van Rensburg
With a passion for technology Wilhelm started writing code from home at a mere sixteen years old, founded his first company straight out of university, and ventured on to head up enterprise software provider Intervate’s Coastal business.
Following this, Wilhelm moved on to manage Mint Coastal as the COO and is now continuing his journey of innovation as the MD of Mint SA.
Mint Group is a global IT consultancy recognised as a top 1% global systems integrator. The organisation is also a member of the prestigious Inner Circle for Microsoft Dynamics for the third year running and recruits best-of-breed global IT skills and capabilities with two of only 144 ALM Rangers and 1 of only 160 PCSA’s globally employed as part of the Mint Group of companies. As a dominant solutions provider, the company enables better business by digitally leading its clients through Customer Centricity with Dynamics 365, Organisation-wide Enablement with Office 365, Intelligent Insights with AI and Cognitive Computing, and Smarter Systems with Azure in the digital space.