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Devoteam appoints Freek Roelofs as Country Director Microsoft in the Netherlands

Amsterdam, August 22, 2023 – Devoteam, the IT consulting company with 12,000 experts specialized in cloud technology in the EMEA region, leveraging strong partnerships with cloud platforms like Microsoft, Amazon Web Services, and Google, appoints Freek Roelofs as Country Director for the Microsoft operations in the Netherlands.

With the appointment of Freek Roelofs, Devoteam brings in an experienced business leader who has earned his reputation in the industry and has a proven track record in building and leading high-performing teams, business development, and (international) corporate strategy.

Devoteam’s Microsoft-related activities, operating under the name M Cloud, have experienced significant growth in recent years, supported by the strategic EMEA partnership and the established Gold Microsoft Partnership in the Netherlands. The M Cloud team in the Netherlands assists its clients in transitioning to a cloud-native future, powered by Microsoft Azure. This is achieved by deploying cross-functional teams with expertise in data, cloud engineering, software development, security, and sustainability.

I’m thrilled to collaborate with our Microsoft experts on tackling our clients’ challenges and assisting them in accelerating their cloud transformation journey.

“Our Devoteam cloud-native experts are unmatched in their ability to enhance customer business value and instill a cloud-centric mindset within organizations. In the Netherlands, we will amplify our growth with the current team by partnering closely with Microsoft Netherlands to elevate the Azure footprint. Our international network will undoubtedly contribute positively,” said Freek Roelofs, Country Director of M Cloud at Devoteam Netherlands.

Martijn van Veen, Managing Director at Devoteam Netherlands, is excited about the collaboration:

I’m pleased with the experience and growth mindset that Freek brings to our team. With his assistance, we will elevate our Microsoft-related consultancy activities in the Netherlands and the EMEA region, aiming to become the premier Microsoft partner in the Netherlands.

About Devoteam

Devoteam is a premium IT consulting firm that focuses on cloud, data, integration, platform technologies and business transformation to prepare organizations for the future. With 25 years of experience in IT and more than 12,000 employees in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Devoteam sees its mission as helping individuals and organizations make a positive impact on society through innovative technology. To realize this promise, Devoteam works closely with its strategic tech partners, including Microsoft.