Press Releases

Altron Appoints Cedric Miller As Chief Financial Officer

JSE-listed Altron has appointed 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 Nyati, Altron Group chief executive said: “Cedric brings a wealth of knowledge to our … Read More

Altron invests in the future of South Africa’s youth

With unemployment and education remaining two of the most challenging issues facing South Africa, JSE-listed technology group Altron has awarded bursaries to more than 20 university students from around the country. On completion of their studies, the students, from the Universities of Stellenbosch, Johannesburg, KwaZulu-Natal, Witwatersrand and Cape Town, will work for Altron for a … Read More

Altron’s Netstar raises R155,000 for the Deaf

Netstar, a subsidiary of JSE-listed technology giant Altron, has raised R155,000 for eDeaf, an entity that is focused on training and empowering the Deaf. The money was raised at Netstar’s Charity Golf Day held at the Els Club in Centurion. Netstar is engaged in a number of activities to empower people living with disabilities. This … Read More

Altron’s CyberTech wins security and network operations tender for Gautrain Management Agency

Johannesburg, 28 November 2018 – CyberTech, a division of ACS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of JSE-listed technology company Altron, beat multiple competitors to win the R5.5m Security and Network Operations (SNOC) tender for the Gautrain Management Agency (GMA). The contract included a significant security and management investment into GMA’s infrastructure to ensure the organisation gained f … Read More

Altech Radio Holdings rebrands as Altron Nexus

Johannesburg – Altech Radio Holdings, a subsidiary of JSE-listed Altron, has rebranded as Altron Nexus. The name change comes in the wake of Altron’s new brand repositioning which unites all its businesses under one brand identity. “Our new brand, Altron Nexus, truly resonates with what we do in defining us as an ICT solutions partner … Read More

Altron’s Netstar wins at TT100

Johannesburg, 21 November 2018 – The Technology Top 100 Business Innovation Awards has announced that Netstar, a subsidiary of JSE-listed Altron, has received the prestigious 2018 Minister of Science and Technology’s top award for overall excellence for large enterprises, in addition to three other awards, at this year’s foremost business awards programme. Commenting … Read More

Altron’s NuPay mobile payment app simplifies business on the go

Johannesburg – (1 November 2018) – NuPay, a division of JSE-listed Altron, has launched NuPayGO, a cost-effective payment solution to accept real-time debit and credit card payments anywhere and anytime. “One of Altron’s social strategic pillars is to deliver financial inclusion products and solutions in a cost effective, responsible and sustainable manner,” said Johan Gellatly, … Read More

Altron revenue up 44% and resumes dividend payments

Johannesburg – 25 October 2018. JSE-listed Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron) today announced that it has continued to deliver on its growth plans, reduced debt levels, and completed the divestment of non-core assets. The ICT company saw EBITDA increase by 16% and revenue by 44%. According to Mteto Nyati, Altron Group Chief Executive, “We hav … Read More