Andries Lombaard
Country Manager, IDC South Africa

Andries joined the IDC family following several years of experience in the ICT research/advisory services sector, having worked with the META Group, BMI-T (former IDC agent in South Africa) and Synovate. During his tenure with these firms, he was instrumental in driving sales, marketing and account management of ICT research and advisory services to both, vendors/channels and end-users. More recently (since 2010), Andries moved to Synovate where he managed, as Client Services Director, overall research services and business development of the IT & telecommunications and automotive sectors.