Altron appoints chief financial officer

Altron has announced Cedric Miller as chief financial officer (CFO). Miller, who will join the technology Group on 1 May 2019, has more than 27 years’ financial and accounting experience, having worked extensively in global investment and retail banking. Mteto...

Crossfin invests in SME funder Retail Capital

Crossfin Technology Holdings has announced its investment into Retail Capital, a South African provider of alternative business funding to the SME sector. The deal consists of a significant minority interest in Retail Capital. Anton Gaylard, chief operating officer...

SA payments processor boosted by global investment

Financial Software and Systems (FSS), a global digital payment and financial technology company, has made a strategic investment in South African payments company Ecentric Payment Systems to accelerate growth momentum into Africa. FSS has acquired a 46% stake in...

Blue Label Telecoms remains resilient

Blue Label Telecoms has posted interim results for the period to 30 November 2018. It recorded revenue of R12,3-billion, with effective gorss revenue increasing by 7% when “PINless top-ups”, prepaid electricity and ticketing are included. The group saw an...

AECOM integrates Middle East and African operations

Global infrastructure firm AECOM is consolidating its strategic focus across the Middle East and Africa by integrating regional operations as well as consolidating its African presence. “We are incredibly proud to be involved in some of the biggest...

Accenture Africa ready to accelerate Africa’s economy

The ‘digitisation of everything’ trend is evolving at pace and Africa cannot afford to play catch-up. By Vukani Mngxati, CEO of Accenture Africa Digital disruption now affects every business, which means pressure is mounting to digitally transform...