Volker Engling – Managing Director
Volker successfully completed High School in Pretoria, South Africa in 1996. After a brief introduction into the Hotel and Restaurant industry he moved on to the ICT Industry in Munich, Germany in 1998. Having spent 1 ½ years working for Microsoft Germany in the Training and Certification Department he was offered a great opportunity to further his technical skills at Compaq Computer Corporation in Munich, Germany. Home is still where the heart is, so Volker decided to return to Windhoek in 2001 and started working for AST Namibia, where he and Antje successfully established a new Sales Department. He then decided to further his experience in the Application Hosting Environment and moved to Logical Networks. In 2004 Comztek South Africa decided to establish a local subsidiary and Volker was asked to head up their Namibian division for 3 ½ years until the end of June 2007.
Volker brings with him a wealth of technical experience and efficient leadership skills. He prides himself on being a dedicated and motivated salesman who understands business needs and applies his management and technical knowledge to offer the client a holistic solution.
Anton J. van Rensburg – Sales Manager
Anton J. van Rensburg completed his school career in 1982 where after he pursued further education by enrolling as student at the Academy for Tertiary Education in Windhoek. The Academy for Tertiary Education (ATO) offered courses from Unisa and the ATO was later renamed Unam (University of Namibia). After graduation I was involved in education for approximately six years.
When offered the opportunity to become a coded welder I accepted and received my training in South Africa where after I did structural welding for two years.
Due to family responsibilities I returned to Namibia where I started working for Waltons Stationers. Initially I started duties as a sales representative but ended up as Human Resources Manager in which capacity I served for 13 years.
Anton will organize, motivate and lead the Candor sales teams to gain market share.
Anton engages in minor welding designs and projects after hours. He also enjoys what nature has to offer by regular camping trips to Namibia Nature resorts and destinations.
Bernd Engling – Technical Supervisor
Bernd successfully completed High School in Windhoek Namibia in 2002. He then travelled to Germany where he completed a Hotel Management course in Baden-Baden. Bernd returned in 2005 to start working for Comztek as a Warehouse Manager and was subsequently promoted to Sales and Customer Relations Manager.
He briefly moved back into the hospitality industry and managed "Luigi and the Fish" for 1 year up until 2008. He then joined Candor Information Technology as a Communications Engineer.
Bernd is passionate about solving any technical challenges.
Bodo Cruys – Project Manager
Bodo Cruys was born and raised in Namibia and successfully finished his matriculation at the Delta Secondary School in Windhoek in 2002.
Bodo then moved to Cape Town where he completed a National Diploma in Information Technology at the Cape Technikon (also known as Cape Peninsula University of Technology),Cape Town, South Africa.
Bodo was employed at Business Connexions in Windhoek and spent his first year in the Workshop and Cabling Department. Thereafter he spent another three years in the Professional Services Department.
He has acquired a wealth of knowledge in the technical industry and is proficient in the following areas:
• MS SharePoint Installations and Customization Excel Spreadsheets with coding in Background System Administration Development in VB6 MS SQL Server
• Queries, maintenance and setup
• Administration Timekeeper
• Sagem Finger Print Readers
• Sagem Access Control Maintenance
• Cat 6 cabling training
• Pastel Evolution
• CRM 4.0
Bodo has proven himself to be a self-motivated and ambitious individual and we look forward to having him on our team. He joins Candor Information Technologies Namibia as Project Manager / Technical Manager in our new division – XON Products and Solutions.