Press Releases

Altron acquires security firm Lawtrust for R245-million

Johannesburg, 19 April 2021 – JSE-listed Altron has acquired digital signatures services company Lawtrust from Etion for R245-million subject to Competition Commission approval. Lawtrust is a digital trust services and cyber information security solutions company which provides solutions used to verify the authenticity of digital identities and counterparty systems in transactions, data encryption, digital signatures, … Read More

Altron successfully completes demerger and separate listing of Bytes Technology Group plc (“Bytes”).

Today, Bytes has been admitted to the premium listing segment of the official list of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority, to unconditional trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange, and the Main Board of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange by way of a secondary inward listing (“Admission“). This marks the completion of … Read More

Altron boosts Continuing Operations interim EBITDA by 17 percent as revenue jumps 14 percent

Johannesburg, 22 October 2020 – JSE-listed technology company Altron has announced an increase in Continuing Operations EBITDA of 17% to R883 million for the first half of the year through to August 31, while revenue increased 14% to R8.4 billion. Headline earnings per share from continuing operations were up 28% to 83 cents while basic … Read More

Nyati makes executive changes at Altron

JSE-listed technology company Altron has announced that Collin Govender, current group chief information officer, will take over as managing director of subsidiary Altron Karabina after the departure of Grant van der Wal on December 31, 2020. Debra-Lynn Marais, Altron’s shared services executive will succeed Govender as group chief information officer. … Read More

Altron subsidiary partners with Aprimo to bring ‘digital first’ mindset to African companies

Johannesburg, 30 July 2020 – Altron Systems Integration (BSI), a subsidiary of JSE-listed Altron, has partnered with US-based Aprimo to bring digital technology and services to companies that will benefit dramatically from digital transformation. Aprimo is a global provider of digital asset management and work management for marketing, digital and customer experience teams, enabling y … Read More

Altron wins two awards at SAPSA

JSE-listed Altron has announced that its Chief Executive, Mteto Nyati, has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in the field of Management, during the recent South African Professional Services Awards (SAPSA). The technology company also scooped the Digital Industry Firm of the Year award. The awards, sponsored by Sanlam and W. Consulting, … Read More

Altron boosts EBITDA 14 percent as revenue gains six percent

JSE-listed technology company Altron has announced an increase in EBITDA of 14% to R1.8 billion in the year to end February, while revenue increased 6% to R16.7 billion during the same period. Headline earnings per share from continuing operations were up 2% to 182 cents while basic earnings per share increased by 4% to 184 … Read More

Altron Nexus donates radio equipment to Limpopo government for use in pandemic

Altron Nexus, a subsidiary of JSE-listed technology company Altron, has donated 32 two-way radio handsets to the Limpopo Provincial Government to boost communications during the coronavirus pandemic. The two-way radios enable fast communication at a push of a single button without having to dial – saving time during disaster management. The single push button connects … Read More