ICT has appointed Koen van Wijk as CTO (Chief Technology Officer). Following ICT’s new strategy to mix traditional business with new innovative products and solutions, ICT decided to create a new position within the company.
Koen van Wijk (38) has a master degree in Information Technology. After working for companies such as ASML, Bergson and Braincenter he founded Strypes Bulgaria in 2008 and became the company’s CEO. Next to C and Python, Strypes Bulgaria focuses on the delivery of Java and Microsoft technologies according to an agile development methodology. In 6 years time the company has increased its number of employees to over 70 professionals mainly operating for Dutch companies. ICT acquired Strypes Bulgaria last year and completed the transaction early this year.
Next to his responsibility for nearshoring operations Koen van Wijk will, in his new role, be responsible for boosting ICT’s innovation agenda. This includes the development of new leading edge technologies, products and solutions.