From Akilani Abdullah, Lagos
Leading Pan African business transformation ICT Company, Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) Plc has won the Wincor Nixdorf Best Absolute Achievement award.
The presentation was made at the recent Wincor Nixdorf’s Portugal, Middle East and Africa (PMEA) Regional Partners’ Conference and Award Ceremony held in Mauritius, a statement from the company said.
The PMEA conference and award is an annual event where Wincor Nixdorf celebrates her partners in the PMEA region for their sales performances and shares the Company’s focus for the next Fiscal year.
Ten partners were selected for Top sales performance and CWG Plc came first while other Nigerian Companies—Cyber space Networks Limited and Soft Works Limited took 5th and 7th positions respectively. Computer Networks from United Arab Emirates was the first runner up to CWG Plc.
The president of Wincor Nixdorf, Mr. Eckard Heidloff noted that CWG’s performance in the year in view, is outstanding and therefore the award is a well-deserved honour for such a dependable partner as CWG.
“CWG’s contribution in Fiscal Year, 2014 made it possible for Wincor Nixdorf to meet her target in PMEA.” He added.
Heidloff noted that the Company is refocusing its business on driving the hardware business using Software and retail services. “Wincor Nixdorf is favorably positioned to support retail banks and retailers
in their efforts to combine digital and stationary channels to the customer,” Heidloff said.
He added that the new concept –Omni-channel solution, allows the integration of different sales channels such as the internet, call centers, and branch or store structures.
According to unpublished survey conducted by Wincor Nixdorf and CWG there are about 13,000 Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in Nigeria and over 6,000 of them are of Wincor Nixdorf brand. CWG installed over 4,000 of the Wincor Nixdorf ATMs and are supporting over 2,500 of them. This further buttresses CWG’s leadership in the e-Channels services.
Presenting the award to the head of e-Channels Business for CWG, Mr. Olatayo Ladipo-Ajai, excitedly expressed his gratitude for the recognition. According to him, it is always good to see the reward of commitment as it triggers greater commitment. “At CWG, excellent customer service delivery has been the bedrock for greater achievements. We hold our customers in high esteem, hence our
commitment to deliver what we promise in spite of any challenge.” He continued.
“CWG, having topped the chart in sales and support performance consecutively for two years—2013 and 2014, is a proof that the company is the number one e-Channel service provider in Nigeria” Ladipo-Ajai said.