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Why CWG Plc won Infosys’s ‘Business Alliance Partner of the year’ for MEA

Fresh details have emerged on why pioneer African Technology Company, CWG Plc was named ‘Business Alliance Partner’ of the year for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) by Global Core Banking Solution provider, Infosys.
Announcing the hnours recently at the ‘Infosys Global Partners Awards’ ceremony held in India the company explained that “The ‘Business Alliance Partner’ of the Year Award is given to Infosys partners in Africa and the Middle East that have demonstrated outstanding performance in the deployment of Infosys solution across the region within the period”.
Continuing, Infosys averred that “CWG Plc won the award because of its demonstrated capacity and track Record in being the largest systems integration technology company in Africa. With over two decades of immense contribution to the information communication and technology sector in Africa, CWG Plc has continuously remained a benchmark for excellence”.
Business Hilights gathered that CWG Plc was recognised for supporting over 60% Of banks (11) in Nigeria and increasing the users base consistently, having a sufficient pool of well trained and Finacle certified personnel, possessing the capacity to implement the Finacle suite of solutions end-to-end, having an experienced team that provides 24×7 support and for having the capacity to customize and integrate Finacle with other third-party solutions.
Finacle is the industry-leading universal banking solution from EdgeVerve Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Infosys. The solution helps financial institutions develop deeper connections with stakeholders, power continuous innovation and accelerate growth in the digital world.
Credible statistics revealed that Finacle is the choice of banks across 94 countries and serves over 848 million customers-estimated to be nearly 16.5 per cent of the world’s adult banked population.
The Finacle Core Banking solution is a comprehensive, integrated, yet modular and agile business solution, addressing all the core needs of banks, in easy-to-configure modules.
Finacle provides all the building blocks of business functionality, enabling users to configure products and processes flexibly in order to adapt to a dynamic, ever changing digital environment.
In his remarks on the award, elated Acting Group CEO of CWG Plc, Mr Adewale Adeyipo, averred that “The award is a testimony of CWG’s commitment and capacity to provide business enabling technology solutions to key players of the economy over the years, especially in the banking and telecoms sector.
“Our business profile has been defined by the deployment of consumer-centric IT products and solutions for over 27 years. In turn, we have been distinguished as a partner of choice for Global Original Equipment Manufacturers.”
Continuing, Adeyipo noted that “For us, this award is a call to continuously provide a Core Banking Solution that makes our customers more efficient and profitable. CWG is prepared to continue providing these excellent services in the form of solution sales, deployments, upgrades, hands-on training and other support services.”
Further investigations showed that CWG Plc’s Finacle core banking solution portfolio has grown to support 15 financial houses ever since, and the IT group has shown readiness to offer the Finacle banking solution as a managed service on the cloud in order to help banks optimize operating expenditure going forward.