Press Releases

CyberTech awarded DigiCert Platinum Partner status

Johannesburg – CyberTech, a division of JSE-listed Altron, has become a Platinum Partner of DigiCert, the world’s leading provider of solutions for authentication, encryption and integrity of websites, enterprise digital applications and the Internet of Things (IOT). As a Platinum partner of DigiCert, CyberTech will be able to provide South African companies of all sizes … Read More

Altron employees in recognition ceremony at Altron Bill Venter Academy

Today Altron recognized at a ceremony, 158 of its employees who have graduated from various South African tertiary institutions in a programme facilitated by the Altron Bill Venter Academy. The employees completed degrees, diplomas and certificates in programmes ranging from computer science, business administration, leadership to engineering. The top student of the 2018 New Managers … Read More

Altron posts strong results with revenue up 30% as group surges ahead of plan

Johannesburg, 9 May 2019 – JSE-listed Altron has announced today that it is tracking almost a year ahead of its goal of doubling EBITDA by year-end 2022. The technology company saw gross revenue increase by 30 percent to R19.2 billion and normalised EBITDA by 24 percent to R1.6 billion from its continuing operations. Mteto Nyati, … Read More

Altron Humanises Tech In A New TV Commercial

JSE-listed Altron is bringing its brand promise ‘there when it matters’ to life with a television commercial which details the intricate relationship between human beings and technology. The film takes the viewer through the life stages of a young girl called Lerato, showcasing how technology is so intertwined with our everyday lives that it is … Read More

Altron appoints Risk and Compliance Executive in newly created role

Johannesburg – (1 April 2019) – JSE-listed technology company Altron has announced the appointment of Sayeeda Khan as Group Executive Risk and Compliance, with effect from 1 April. “We see corporate governance, positive control posture and compliance as a critical foundation for our growth strategy. It is for this reason that we have chos … Read More

Altron appoints Cedric Miller as finance chief

Technology group Altron said on Thursday that Cedric Miller would take over as CFO in May. Miller, who has held senior positions at Standard Bank, “has a strong commercial acumen and a proven record of delivering insights into strategy implementation and executive decision-making in high-performance teams”, Altron said. Miller’s roles at Standard Bank included globa … Read More

Altron migrates to new Microsoft Azure region in South Africa

Johannesburg – JSE-listed technology company Altron has migrated its human resource information systems and payroll to Microsoft Azure delivered from Microsoft’s new cloud regions in South Africa. Migrating its application data to the cloud will result in cost savings, improved efficiencies, data security and increased response time for the technology giant. Commenting on the migra … 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