Turnhout/Geel/Antwerpen/Mechelen, March 1 2018
In addition to excellent growth rates, the Van Roey ICT Group Today also presents its ambitious investment plans (EUR 5 million) in digitisation and infrastructure. A stronger focus, professionalisation and automation, additional recruitment and a new construction have to ensure that the company can maintain the growth rhythm of recent years in the coming years.
Growth through Focus
The Van Roey ICT group announces excellent results today. The group closed 2017 with a turnover of €34.5 million. Since 2015, VanRoey.be has realised an annual growth rate of 30% on its EBITDA and 10% in employment. Today, the group 150 enthusiastic staff members.
VanRoey.be also expresses the ambition to maintain this growth rhythm in the coming years. The marked growth was realised mainly by the business Department of VanRoey.be, with applications and cyber security as striking outliers. The awarded cybersecurity knowhow of VanRoey.be is applied both in SMB’s as in larger organizations like Torfs, Fluxys, Smals, Jan Denul and P&V. The company can count itself among the top GDPR specialists in Europe. VanRoey.be therefore focuses exclusively on the business user Schools, healthcare institutions and governments. With an offer of infrastructure (security, Cloud & Storage), Applications (CRM, ERP, SharePoint & Mobile Apps) and services (managed ICT-Infrastructure & Staffing).
”Om onze groeiambities te ondersteunen, voorzien we de komende jaren een investering van meer dan €5 miljoen in tools en infrastructuur. Digitalisering gaat razendsnel, wij moeten ‘mee’ zijn.Pat Van RoeyGeneral Manager Van Roey ICT Group
VanRoey.be invests 5 million
Pat Van Roey: “To support these growth ambitions, we provide an investment of more than €5 million in tools and infrastructure in the coming years. We choose resolutely for further digitization and automation of our internal processes with modern tools such as Office 365 and Dynamics 365. An interesting digital journey where we want to be a ‘sandbox’ for all solutions which we’ll implement at our clients. Eat Your Own Cookies. Customers can also get their hands on our digital solutions in different labs.”
New Construction and renovations
In addition, VanRoey.be will create a new office with more than 100 new workstations. Digital workstations, in a pleasant physical work environment. In Turnhout, VanRoey.be opts for the realisation of a new Digital Innovation Center, next to its current building. In addition to offices, meeting and network rooms, VanRoey.be also provides space and guidance for digital startups.
In anticipation, the current branches in Turnhout and Geel will undergo a change of shape. The shopping and service point in Turnhout will be transformed into a business centre in the coming months where business customers can discover modern ICT solutions for professional use. Purchases and repairs remain possible. The location in Geel, like Antwerp and Mechelen, is a workhub and meeting place for employees and customers. For repairs and purchases, VanRoey.be refers its customers with effect from 1 March exclusively to the branch in Turnhout -Open from Monday to Saturday-and of course also to www.webstore.be , our Business ICT webshop Where you can reach us 24/7.
Pat Van Roey: “All employees are trained and coached. Digitization is happening fast, we have to stay sharp. Next to this we’re looking for new colleagues, for both VanRoey.be and VanRoey.be Staffing. We are looking for experts as well as juniors, who we like to grow with us. The 120 new employees that we will be hiring in the coming years can enjoy a modern working environment, new tools, a warm atmosphere and a flat structure where everyone is approachable.“