3Com has appointed Derek Wiggill as regional sales director for Africa, based in Johannesburg.

Wiggill joined 3Com in January 2007 as regional telecommunications sales manager. Prior to that he was sales director of Redline Communications and opened its Africa office.
He has extensive experience in telecommunications, consultancy and channel management in the region, and is responsible for defining strategy for 3Com in Africa and driving innovative solutions that benefit partners and customers.
"3Com is committed to providing the highest level of service and support to customers in Africa, as well as maximising the tremendous growth opportunities that exist across the region," says Wiggill.
"We are expanding our technical resources, sales and partner management and service to support our customers and will continue to contribute to their business success."