RDB consulting appoints well known IT change agent

Jika Africa head Ken Jarvis to gear company for growth

August 23, 2009

Jika Africa head Ken Jarvis to gear company for growth

RDB Consulting has appointed Jika Africa to assist the company to gear for growth.  Jika Africa is spearheaded by Ken Jarvis, a well-known Information Technology (IT) change-agent who has assisted in transforming organisations such as the South African Revenue Services (SARS).

“RDB Consulting has experienced significant growth over the past few years. In order to position ourselves for further growth, we are engaging the expertise of an advisor who can advance us in taking the business to a new level.” says Jaroslav Cerny, CEO at RDB Consulting.

“Jarvis’ broad experience that extends to both that of vendor and end-user makes him a valuable source of guidance, enriching our ability to identify and address the various shifts and changes within the industry.”

“I am very excited by the invite from Cerny to get involved in the growth of this young and dynamic company. Managed services is key to the survival of the many IT operations in South Africa and the unique positioning of RDB and its excellent track record made it an easy decision for me to work with Cerny and his team. The passion and service commitment that Cerny shows to his clients and his staff can only lead to success” commented Jarvis

Jarvis has more than 35 years’ experience in the IT industry and has been advising individuals and businesses for the past 15 years.  His particular focus is to provide a consulting service to the Enterprise market. He was the winner of the 2004 ICT Leadership award and was voted the Public Sector CIO of that year, and serves on the boards of organisations including The Huge Group.