Hummingbird has promoted Robert Whiter to managing director.
Whiter will lead the local subsidiary of Hummingbird, based in Sydney.
Previous to this appointment, Whiting held the temporary position of director, sales and marketing while Hummingbird completed its internal strategy following a period of acquisitions.
Whiting held the position as sales manager when joining Hummingbird in 1998.
Whiter has 17 years experience in the IT industry, mostly in sales, marketing and technical roles.
Prior to joining Hummingbird, Whiter was development manager of EFTPOS Switching Systems for Hypercom Communications Technologies Australia, and prior to that with DCA/ Attachemate and Hisoft.
Whiters's appointment as managing director is effective immediately.