Nathan Nayagar has been appointed GM for Lexmark South Africa, taking over from veteran Mark Hiller.

Nayagar joined Lexmark in June 2013 as channel sales director, moving to the position of sales director: enterprise and public sector in April this year.

Prior to this, he had a brief stint as GM: sales and key accounts at Nashua.

Nayagar is possibly best known in the industry from his seven years’ service at HP, where he served first as supplied country manager and later LaserJet and Enterprise Solutions country manager.

His career before the IT industry included M Health & Safety Products, 3M, Liberty Life and Caltex Oil.