"We are delighted to have Chris join the ASG team in Adelaide, where we see potential for future growth across our range of services, including managed services," said ASG CEO Dean Langenbach.
"Hiring Chris is an important step to our wider plan for growth in the South Australian region. He brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience in developing and leading IT operations for enterprise-scale IT service providers.
"His experience will be invaluable to strengthen and grow this critical part of our business in Adelaide, bolstering our capabilities in the region and the NOC through the range of IT services we offer our clients."
Korte joins ASG from Datacom, where he was associate director of IT outsourcing and head of sales and customer for Datacom Connect.
He previously worked for NEC Australia (most recently as director of sales and marketing), Alphawest (as state sales manager), and Telstra (most recently as South Australia technical sales manager).
Korte holds a double degree in marine biology and zoology from James Cook University, a graduate diploma in systems analysis and design under the auspices of the Australian Computer Society, and a bachelor's degree in accounting and IT from the University of South Australia. He is also an associate CPA.