Diane Liebenberg was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Prior to launching Silver7 Sourcing, Diane Liebenberg studied Microsoft applications and started her career as an on-site systems engineer for Dimension Data, Johannesburg SA. Expanding her knowledge, she accumulated in various departments of the business, she found herself in sales and enjoyed it tremendously. In her early twenties, she ventured out on her own and armed only with a passion for software, managed to grow and run a successful and powerful software distribution business. The company supplied software to some of the largest corporates in the country.
Unable to accept the high level of crime in her native South Africa, Diane decided to relocate to Portugal with her young son in 2020, and start their new life and venture, Silver7 Sourcing.
Silver7 Sourcing aims to provide customers with not only assistance in the procurement their software license, but also to reduce those license costs and ensure whether perpetual vs subscription-based licensing be correct for that customer. Silver7 Sourcing brings to market best of breed; off the shelf; third party utilities. Focused in assisting IT administrators with software for servers and networks; business management and end users with software facilitating and enhancing their business functions; and providing high-performance management; automation of workflow and data integration processes for developers.
With Diane having more than 20 years of software licensing behind her name, Silver7 Sourcing has the support of many international software vendors. Some of their suppliers include the likes of Fenestrae (Enterprise FoIP); Think-cell (Charting for PowerPoint); JetBrains (Intelligent Development Tools) and K67 (Dynamic Signatures) to name just a few. Sourcing software and software licensing is her speciality.