RADNOR, Pa. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Emtec today announced it has appointed Bart HJ De Maertelaere to the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO), responsible for the design and delivery of IT initiatives to support and enable the company’s 500 associates who service Emtec’s clients worldwide.
“Our client CIO’s are continuously challenged to provide better service to their constituents while reducing cost by effective use of innovative technology and processes,” said Sunil Misra, President and COO, Emtec. “Mr. De Maertelaere’s charter is to continuously drive innovation in how we support our associates and create a leading edge IT organization to showcase how technology can truly provide a competitive edge to our clients.”
Mr. De Maertelaere who has served as the Managing Director, Infrastructure and Managed Services, with a focus on BSM, ITSM, and Cloud Service Management since May of 2013 will also now lead a global team of technologists who oversee all applications, infrastructure, managed services and support for the organization.
Prior to joining Emtec, Mr. De Maertelaere held leadership positions at CIBER, Unisys and Hewlett Packard. Mr. De Maertelaere received his master’s degree in Aeronautical Sciences from the Royal Military Academy in Brussels and served in the Belgian Air Force/NATO for 16 years. He also holds a post-university degree in Real Time Programming from the International Training Cell in Siegen, Germany.
“In today’s cloud enabled, mobile connected world, we need to look at every tool at our disposal, to ensure a 21st century experience for our associates and our clients,” said Mr. De Maertelaere. “I am honored to be appointed to this role and I am eager to move forward with delivering both innovative and affordable technology initiatives.”
Emtec provides technology-empowered business solutions for world-class organizations in the enterprise, government, and education markets. With offices in 11 cities in the U.S., Canada and India, Emtec is big enough to address our client needs but small enough to care. Our local offices, highly-skilled associates, and global delivery capabilities ensure the accessibility and scale to align client’s technology solutions with their business needs. Emtec’s singular mission is to create “Clients for Life” - long-term relationships that deliver rapid, meaningful, and lasting business value. Our offerings span the entire IT lifecycle: from Consulting through Packaged, Custom, and Cloud Applications as well as a variety of Infrastructure Services.