Avit Appoints Hamid Abedini as Managing Director Netherlands

Avit Appoints Hamid Abedini as Managing Director Netherlands


Vianen, February 15, 2024 – Avit, a network integrator, and managed services provider, appoints Hamid Abedini as the Managing Director of Avit Netherlands. With this appointment, the company aims to strengthen its focus on growth, efficiency, and social responsibility. Abedini brings extensive experience within Avit, having served in various roles since 2012 and, until now, as the Chief Commercial Officer.


In his role as Managing Director, Abedini will focus on realizing the growth ambitions of Avit Netherlands. The organization has experienced impressive growth in recent years, and Abedini aims to continue this positive trend. Ronald Kraanen will remain involved as the executive director on the board of Springboard Network BV, the holding company that includes Avit. Ronald will primarily focus on further expansion in Europe with Springboard Network.


Growth, efficiency, and ESG

In addition to driving growth, Abedini will take strategic steps to increase efficiency. Together with the management team, he will focus on further developing Avit as a secure managed services provider in the coming period. The management team consists of Thuur Tonnaer (Sales and Marketing), Robert van Zanten (Operations), Henk Jan Kok (Projects and IT), and Nadeche Goeree (Finance).


Another topic of strategic importance for Abedini is corporate social responsibility. Avit has integrated ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) within the organization. In the coming years, good employment practices, a sustainable portfolio, and a positive societal impact will have a significant place on the MT's agenda.


Ronald Kraanen, executive board member, shares his enthusiasm: “I am delighted about Hamid's appointment as Managing Director of the Netherlands. His appointment underscores our focus on sustainable and qualitative growth. I look forward to continuing the collaboration with Hamid. For eleven years, he has been co-responsible for our strong growth, demonstrating immense dedication and extensive expertise. Together, we aim to strengthen our position in the market, allowing us to better support our customers as a specialized managed services provider.”


Hamid Abedini adds: “Avit has experienced tremendous growth in recent years, and there are robust ambitions to continue that growth in the coming years. I look forward to taking on this challenge and, together with the management team, charting the right course under the motto ‘overcome limitations.’ Avit is an organization that can rapidly develop and transform, and I feel good about that. Ronald remains a crucial sparring partner for me, and I am grateful for the growth opportunities he has provided.”



About Avit

 As a Managed Service Provider (MSP) and cybersecurity specialist, Avit helps organizations add value to their ICT infrastructure through innovation. Avit specializes in optimizing business-critical IT networks. With expertise in Enterprise Networking, Collaboration, Cybersecurity, and Hybrid Cloud, Avit offers comprehensive services that enable companies to embrace fully managed, secure, and future-proof networks. With a workforce of over 225 experienced professionals, Avit operates from offices in the Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, New Jersey, and Manila. Discover how Avit can elevate your organization's IT infrastructure to new heights: www.avitgroup.com