Gerhard Hartman has been appointed as the Head of Sage HR Africa, a new business unit for Sage South Africa.
Sage HR Africa is a joint venture between Sage VIP and Sage Pastel Payroll & HR’s international divisions. The new business unit will focus on HR and payroll software and services in Africa.

Hartman was previously head of the international division at Sage VIP. His appointment comes as a result of Sage’s drive to expand operations in Africa and he brings a key understanding of the opportunities and challenges of the African market, as well as a wealth of experience in tailor-making HR and payroll solutions to customers with specific business needs.