Manish Patel
General Manager – Africa, Middle East and South Asia

ACI Worldwide has announced that payments solution provider Eafricalab will utilize its UP Retail Payments solution for Postillion to enhance its customer base and service across 25 African countries.

“We are excited to adopt ACI’s proven payments technology, which will allow us to offer new payments capabilities as well as stronger services to our clients,” said Simplice Anoh, CEO, Eafricalab. “Together with ACI, we are committed to leading the digital payments revolution across Africa.”

According to the supplier, ACI’s payment solution provides seamless configuration and scripting and is expected to assist Eafricalab in its goal to modernize payments, bolstering innovations and financial inclusions across Africa. It will allow the company to process electronic payments, retailer transactions and adopt new alternative payment methods.

“This new partnership reaffirms our commitment of enabling rapid innovation for the African market with cutting-edge payment solutions,” said Manish Patel, vice president, ACI Worldwide. “ACI’s UP Retail Payments solution for Postillion enables new, digital payments to be offered in any marketplace, ensuring that processors, acquirers, payment card networks and banks are able to participate in the new payments ecosystem.”

ACI Worldwide, the Universal Payments company, powers electronic payments for more than 5,100 organizations around the world. It is a payment systems company headquartered in Naples, Florida. ACI develops a broad line of software focused on facilitating real-time electronic payments.

by Megha Bhattacharya
Market Analyst at IBS Intelligence