Behind the Name

symbiosis

/ˌsɪmbɪˈəʊsɪs,ˌsɪmbʌɪˈəʊsɪs/
noun BIOLOGY

interaction between two different organisms living in close physical association, typically to the advantage of both.

  • A mutually advantageous (beneficial) association or relationship between persons.

The name, Symbiosys, was chosen intentionally to highlight our ability and willingness to forge partnerships with our customers with the common goal of collaborating better, together.

By doing this, Symbiosys differentiates itself from its competitors.

Company Ethos

Failure is not an Option.

Company Values

Being truly professional, the company’s operating philosophy is structured to understand the customers’ specific business requirements by working in a cooperative manner and to design and deploy architected solutions to provide cost efficient value that meet these requirements.

We have proven that people do business with people they can trust and depend on.

The company is successful because its people are exceptional. They are the defining factor between ordinary and excellent; as excellence can only be consistently delivered by the best. The skilled professionals who work here are some of the most highly qualified and are all vastly experienced in their respective areas of expertise. Collectively, this small team of professionals holds more than 100 years of experience and consistently delivers. Collectively, this small team of professionals holds more than 100 years of experience. By working together and applying our experience and expertise, our team consistently delivers world-class performances.

The business enjoys the benefits of a strong strategic position in the market, coupled with outstanding operational expertise, low overheads and sound administration.

Symbiosys has truly international experience, having consulted in 36 countries around the world and at a scale of up to 125,000 seats.

The Journey

2004 the business was formed as a partnership of two, focused on IT consultancy as Symbiotech.
2012 the business merged with its sister company Intellitech and was rebranded Symbiosys.
2013 the UK business was incorporated in order to more easily serve our international clients.
2014 the South African business created a distribution division, offering select software to resellers throughout Southern Africa.
2018 Achieved BBBEE Level 2 status. Participating in the "Partners for Possibility" programme, assisting with providing education bursaries to Cloetesville High School in partnership with Mediclinic SA.

Name Dropping

We have proven that people do business with people they can trust and depend on.
Patrick Assheton-Smith
Managing Director
Heinrich Fourie
COO
André Erasmus
Director Finance
André du Plooy
Executive Sales
Dave Bell
Director UK Sales