Who we are


Datatec is an international information and communication technology ("ICT") solutions and services group operating in more than 50 countries across six continents.

  • Over 10 000 employees
  • Revenue of US$4.3 billion
  • Over 20 000 corporate and public sector customers
  • Founded in 1986
  • Listed on JSE since 1994


To be a global leader in speciality, high-value ICT solutions through distribution and integrated services businesses, in collaboration with leading vendor technology partners.

We have built an extensive global footprint through our entrepreneurial expansion, which we plan to continue.


To deliver value to all stakeholders through technology agility and service excellence


Datatec supports the United Nations SDGs and is committed to playing its role in ensuring that these goals are attained. Four goals have been identified in areas which Datatec believes it can have the most impact and are aligned with Datatec's focus areas. These goals are:


Datatec is committed to maintaining the highest standards of ethics and business conduct. Our business philosophy has its roots in an entrepreneurial culture. We are committed to being ethical, honest, socially responsible corporate citizens and strive to be an employer of choice, attracting, developing and retaining talented people. We value business partnerships and we work towards creating shareholder value by developing a best-in-class portfolio of actively managed businesses operating in the high-value, fast growing sectors of the ICT market.

Datatec's portfolio of businesses operates in the high-value, fast growing sectors of the global ICT market and is split into three core divisions:


Over 7 000

Over 25 countries worldwide

International solutions provider of digital services currently accelerating the digital transformation of its 10 000 global customers

Logicalis drives digital enablement through a variety of services including:

  • Integrated and professional services
  • Lifecycle and managed services
  • Cloud solutions

Customer advocate with some of the world's leading technology companies including Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, HPE, NetApp and VMware

Operates in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Africa


Over 3 000

Over 50 countries worldwide

Value-added technology distributor of industry-leading solutions

Cyber security, network infrastructure, unified communications products, data centre solutions and channel support services

Goes to market under the Westcon and Comstor brands

Westcon International’s portfolio of market leading vendors includes Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, Avaya, Extreme, Juniper, Amazon Web Services, Check Point, F5 and Symantec

11 000+ partners

18 logistics and staging facilities


Over 250

Over 10 countries worldwide

Analysys Mason

Global consulting and research specialists in telecommunications, media and technology (“TMT”)

Datatec Financial Services

Provides innovative financial solutions to Datatec Group customers

Analysys Mason

Provider of strategic, trusted advisory, modelling and market intelligence services to the telecommunications, media and technology industries

Datatec Financial Services

A specialist team of financial experts who support the Datatec Group and any partnering organisations

Provides customers with a financed alternative method of acquiring technology hardware, software and services