Shane Van Wyngaardt

Executive Vice President and Co-Founder

Shane Van WyngaardtCareer:

Prior to co-founding Indigo IT in 2001, Shane served as a technology consultant to the financial and retail sectors of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) working for Citibank, Cap Gemini, and Dimension Data. He is also a military veteran of the South African Defense Force Intelligence Corps. Today, Shane focuses on solutions for the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that are innovative, flexible, efficient, and in alignment with the Federal Government’s Cloud First Strategy. Shane was the first person in his family to attend college, earning a degree in Electronic Data Analysis and Processing from Boston Computer College in Cape Town, South Africa. He also holds certifications that include Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Symantec Enterprise Vault Technical Specialist, and ITIL v3 Foundation.

Personal:

Shane is a native of sunny Cape Town, South Africa. He has had the privilege of traveling extensively throughout southern Africa to places like Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Swaziland. He also lived in the United Kingdom for two years where he immersed himself in the culture, history, and humor when he wasn’t tirelessly working to solve the impending doom of Y2K. Shane is currently living the American Dream in Northern Virginia with his spouse and two very energetic children.

Life Goal

As a military veteran of the South African Defense Force Intelligence Corps, his life goal is to master a personal commitment to honor the men and women of the Armed Forces for their profound sacrifice of ensuring our continued safety and security.