Logicalis wins top business award for future vision

London, 29th August, 2017 – Logicalis Group, the international IT solutions and managed services provider, recently announced their Brazilian operation has won recognition for its future vision in a prestigious Latin American business publication.

The Época Negócios 360º yearbook is produced in conjunction with world recognised Fundação Dom Cabral, the top business school in Latin America as rated by the Financial Times. The yearbook ranks businesses across six dimensions: Financial performance, social and environmental responsibility, corporate governance, future vision, ability to innovate and HR practices.

For the third time, Logicalis was ranked first in the Future Vision category.

Commenting on the achievement, Rodrigo Parreira, CEO for Logicalis Latin America said: “This recognition proves our ability to think about the market, technology trends, and the elements that impact our business. We use this information to respond to the challenges and to plan our actions very efficiently and strategically.”

At an award ceremony in São Paulo, attended by the state governor and Brazil’s finance minister, Henrique Mereilles, earlier this month, Logicalis was also commended as one of the three most innovative companies in Brazil and one of the top five for HR practices

Mark Rogers, CEO for Logicalis Group, commented: “This recognition is very much linked to our IoT innovation projects, especially around the Olympics in Rio and also our value proposition for smart cities. Brazil is Logicalis Group’s centre of excellence for software development with particular strength in IoT and analytics. I am delighted our efforts here have been recognised by such a prestigious and high profile publication and selection panel.”


About Logicalis

Logicalis is an international multi-skilled solution provider providing digital enablement services to help customers harness digital technology and innovative services to deliver powerful business outcomes.

Our customers span industries and geographical regions; and our focus is to engage in the dynamics of our customers’ vertical markets; including financial services, TMT (telecommunications, media and technology), education, healthcare, retail, government, manufacturing and professional services, and apply the skills of our 4,000 employees in modernising key digital pillars; data centre and cloud services, security and network infrastructure, workspace communications and collaboration, data and information strategies, and IT operation modernisation.

We are the advocates for our customers for some of the world’s leading technology companies including Cisco, HPE, IBM, CA Technologies, NetApp, Microsoft, Oracle, VMware and ServiceNow.

The Logicalis Group has annualised revenues of over $1.5 billion, from operations in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific and Africa.  It is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the AIM market of the LSE, with revenues of over $6.5 billion.

For more information, visit www.logicalis.com