Director of Exceed Best People
Andre was born in South Africa, and obtained his UK citizenship in 2005. Andre started his career in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), with a focus on application development. During his career, he headed up teams that developed the largest payroll system in South Africa, developed and implemented the VAT and PAYE applications for the South African Revenue Services.
Andre was appointed to the board of Q Data Limited, a company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, where he was instrumental in expanding the company contracts with the South African Government. In 2000 he relocated to the UK to manage ailing Q Data subsidiary, which was turned around to a profitable business in the first year.
In 2010 he retired from Q Data and in 2011 started an ICT recruitment company, Exceed Best People limited, in partnership with Exceed UK Limited. Andre’s background and ICT experience enable him to differentiate Exceed Best People’s recruitment offering by providing a specialised and personal service to this industry.
Andre is married and has four children and seven grandchildren.