CR2 wins "Most innovative technology provider" award at the Banker Africa Southern Africa Awards 2016

The awards, which are quickly becoming seen as the most prestigious recognition for financial institutions in the region, saw more than 3,500 votes cast over 29 categories. Votes have been cast for the past number of weeks for the awards by the readers of Banker Africa magazine and aims to identify and promote excellence and best practice in financial services.

The win, based on presence and activities in our key African market, shows CR2 as an innovation leader in our field. Showcasing the effective combination of local knowledge, global expertise and a constant customer focus, this win highlights CR2 commitment and dedication to the African market.

Franky Van Damme, CEO of CR2 commented “We are delighted to be accepting this award and for this recognition by the industry as an innovative technology provider. Africa is a hugely important market for us here at CR2 and we see it as a considerable success for us that our dedication to the region is being noticed. As this award has been voted for by those in the industry, it acknowledges our deep understanding and dedication to creating results together with our clients within the region."

Robin Amlôt, Chief Executive Officer of CPI Financial, said “The 29 Awards winners were chosen from more than 120 nominations across all the categories by their peers in the industry itself. In such a competitive market as Southern Africa, and with the recent economic climate across several countries in the region, their performance stands out.”