1 September 2014 – Datacom, one of Australasia’s leading professional IT services companies, today announced the appointment of Theresa Eyssens as CEO of Datacom Systems Australia.

Datacom Group CEO Jonathan Ladd said, “We’re delighted with the appointment of Theresa to head up our Australian operations at a time of exciting growth for the company. Theresa has an outstanding record of achievement and brings a wealth of industry experience coupled with sharp business acumen to Datacom. Theresa will also be a welcome addition to Datacom’s Group Executive Leadership team, an entity operating across Asia Pacific.”

Theresa Eyssens said “When I looked into the continued success Datacom has had over the years, and the investments they have made in the Australian marketplace, I was impressed with the potential I see for the future of technology services we can offer our clients. I believe we are very well positioned to offer accelerated cloud-based solutions and services with the same level of quality our clients have come to expect from Datacom. I am really excited to be leading the Australian business in this next phase of our journey.”

Previously, Theresa worked for IBM where she led the key Natural Resources Industry Sector team in Australia and New Zealand.  In that role she was responsible for growing consulting services engagements, sales, revenue, and margins and for overall practice management for clients within the Mining and Oil & Gas Industries.

Prior to this role Theresa held various senior level executive roles within IBM where she was responsible for  a range of activities from sales and marketing through to leading and managing major accounts with large industry partners and clients.

With over 25 years of experience in the IT sector, Theresa holds a Bachelor of Science, Honours, from the University of Winnipeg and has completed Executive Programs at Harvard Business School.