Absa Group Limited

Digital Transformation Summit Unveils 50 Tech Leaders to Watch in 2024

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Monday, March 11, 2024

Johannesburg, South Africa, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - The Digital Transformation Summit, a premier gathering of tech innovators and thought leaders, is proud to announce the unveiling of the 2024 cohort of 50 Tech Leaders to Watch.

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  • Johannesburg, South Africa, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - The Digital Transformation Summit, a premier gathering of tech innovators and thought leaders, is proud to announce the unveiling of the 2024 cohort of 50 Tech Leaders to Watch.
  • From revolutionising industries through digital transformation to pushing the boundaries of artificial intelligence, augmented reality, blockchain, and quantum computing, these individuals are at the forefront of shaping the future.
  • Among the 50 Tech Leaders to Watch in 2024 are:
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  • Steven Jacobs, Vice President Group Information Communication Technology, Sibanye-Stillwater
    Join us at the Digital Transformation Summit to celebrate their achievements and gain insights into the future of technology.

Transformative Power of Technology: Digital Transformation Summit 2024 Set to Redefine South Africa's Tech Landscape

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Friday, March 8, 2024

The much-anticipated Digital Transformation Summit is set to take place on March 15, 2024, at the prestigious Sandton Convention Centre.

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  • The much-anticipated Digital Transformation Summit is set to take place on March 15, 2024, at the prestigious Sandton Convention Centre.
  • The 27th Edition of the Digital Transformation Summit, South Africa, aims to delve deep into how organizations are embracing digital transformation, navigating challenges across various technologies, and bolstering cybersecurity measures.
  • Dr. Thabiso Njongwe, Chief Digital Transformation Officer, Absa Group, will discuss "Sustainable Digital Shift in South Africa: Challenges, Opportunities, and Inclusivity."
  • Join us at the Digital Transformation Summit South Africa on March 15th at the Sandton Convention Centre to be part of this transformative event.

Aptorum Group Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on December 20, 2023

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Thursday, November 16, 2023

Aptorum Group Limited (Nasdaq: APM) (“Aptorum Group” or “Aptorum”), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to meeting unmet medical needs in oncology, autoimmune diseases and infectious diseases, today announced that it will hold its 2023 annual general meeting of shareholders at its London office located at 17 Hanover Square, Mayfair London, England W1S 1BN at 1:00 p.m. London Time on December 20, 2023 (8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on December 20, 2023).

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  • Aptorum Group Limited (Nasdaq: APM) (“Aptorum Group” or “Aptorum”), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to meeting unmet medical needs in oncology, autoimmune diseases and infectious diseases, today announced that it will hold its 2023 annual general meeting of shareholders at its London office located at 17 Hanover Square, Mayfair London, England W1S 1BN at 1:00 p.m. London Time on December 20, 2023 (8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on December 20, 2023).
  • Shareholders of record as of November 10, 2023 are entitled to receive notice of and vote at the annual general meeting.
  • Aptorum filed its annual report on Form 20-F, including its audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2022, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on April 28, 2023.
  • Shareholders may request a meeting notice, proxy card or hard copy of the annual report on Form 20-F, free of charge, by contacting [email protected] .

DT50: South Africa's Top 50 Visionary Leaders Driving Digital Transformation

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Monday, July 17, 2023

South Africa, July 17, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Exito Media Concepts proudly presents DT 50, a momentous initiative set to applaud the extraordinary accomplishments of South Africa's technology leaders.

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  • South Africa, July 17, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Exito Media Concepts proudly presents DT 50, a momentous initiative set to applaud the extraordinary accomplishments of South Africa's technology leaders.
  • With a commitment to recognising outstanding contributions, this remarkable endeavour showcases the visionary leaders who have redefined what is possible in the realm of technology.
  • Rishikesh Shetty, CEO of Exito Media Concepts, said, "We are excited to introduce DT 50, an esteemed recognition that shines a spotlight on South Africa's technology leaders.
  • In the next decade, South Africa's digital technology adoption will triple productivity growth in the country and we aim to honor the leaders spearheading digitization in South Africa for their significant contributions."

16th Edition BFSI IT Summit South Africa

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, Nov 8, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - After successful 15 editions of BFSI IT Summit, Exito is all set to host another milestone event - which serves as an ideal platform to enhance the experience to latest insights in "Future Proofing BFSI In Africa".

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  • JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, Nov 8, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - After successful 15 editions of BFSI IT Summit, Exito is all set to host another milestone event - which serves as an ideal platform to enhance the experience to latest insights in "Future Proofing BFSI In Africa".
  • South Africa also boasts of a FinTech sector that plays an integral role, not only for the country, but for the African continent as a whole.
  • The 16th Edition BFSI IT Summit, is an in-person conference bringing together the top technology leaders from the fraternity.
  • At BFSI IT Summit South Africa, you will hear from top IT experts on strategy, action plans and best practices towards building an agile digital organization.

Absa Bank Limited Selects nCino to Optimize its Relationship Banking Debt Management Business

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- nCino, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCNO), a pioneer in cloud banking and digital transformation solutions for the global financial services industry, today announced that Absa Bank Limited (Absa), a leading African bank, has selected the nCino Bank Operating System , to deliver a single platform solution to automate its debt case management and portfolio reporting processes in its Relationship Banking Business.

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  • JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- nCino, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCNO), a pioneer in cloud banking and digital transformation solutions for the global financial services industry, today announced that Absa Bank Limited (Absa), a leading African bank, has selected the nCino Bank Operating System , to deliver a single platform solution to automate its debt case management and portfolio reporting processes in its Relationship Banking Business.
  • The introduction of nCino will provide Absa with a single centralized workflow solution, which will streamline its internal processes, said Kate Jane Johnsen, Regional Vice President at nCino.
  • We are confident that the nCino platform will support our ambitions to be a digitally powered business, said Sugandree Mudely from Absa Relationship Banking.
  • Absa Bank Limited (Absa Bank) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Absa Group Limited, which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and is one of Africas largest financial services groups.

Record Expansion in Existing Customer Base and New Strategic Partnerships Drive SecZetta Q2 Revenue Growth

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Wednesday, August 31, 2022

The company experienced continued growth driven by record expansion within its existing customer base, reflecting increased focus by many organizations on the need for automated processes to reduce the complexity, risks, and costs associated with managing their third-party non-employees.

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  • The company experienced continued growth driven by record expansion within its existing customer base, reflecting increased focus by many organizations on the need for automated processes to reduce the complexity, risks, and costs associated with managing their third-party non-employees.
  • SecZetta continues to expand its customer base across a variety of industries, gaining new customers in the lifestyle retail, technology, and financial services sectors.
  • Notable Q2 customer wins include the Absa Group - one of Africas largest diversified financial services groups with a presence in 15 countries.
  • SecZetta continued to build out its partner roster in Q2 to support its ambitious global expansion.

Wejo Announces Amendment to Apollo Forward Purchase Agreement

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Monday, August 22, 2022

Wejo Group Limited (NASDAQ: WEJO) (or the Company) today entered into an amendment (the Amendment) to the Forward Purchase Agreement (FPA) it previously entered into with funds managed by affiliates of Apollo (Apollo) on November 21, 2021.

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  • Wejo Group Limited (NASDAQ: WEJO) (or the Company) today entered into an amendment (the Amendment) to the Forward Purchase Agreement (FPA) it previously entered into with funds managed by affiliates of Apollo (Apollo) on November 21, 2021.
  • The Amendment specifically impacts the Early Partial Settlement clause of the FPA to allow the Company to direct Apollo to sell all of the remaining Wejo Group Limited shares it holds under the FPA, which currently totals 5.6 million remaining shares.
  • The Amendment, among other things, adjusts the number of shares to include the full remaining allotment; the Company may now direct Apollo to sell all of the 5.6 million shares at or subsequent to the effective date of the Amendment.
  • Founded in 2014, Wejo has offices in Manchester, UK and in regions where Wejo does business around the world.

ABSA Bank wins big at the 9th edition of Global Brands Magazine Awards

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Wednesday, March 2, 2022

LONDON, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Brand Awards is an annual event held by Global Brands Magazine (GBM), an international publication headquartered in the UK. The award aims to recognise global brands achieving excellence in performance across a broad range of sectors while keeping its readers updated on key trends surrounding the branding world. The Absa Bank (Mauritius) was evaluated based on customer service, satisfaction, digital innovation, strategic relationships and new business development.

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  • LONDON, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Brand Awards is an annual event held by Global Brands Magazine (GBM), an international publication headquartered in the UK.
  • The Absa Bank (Mauritius) was evaluated based on customer service, satisfaction, digital innovation , strategic relationships and new business development.
  • Commenting on NBB winning the awards, ShivKumar (CEO) of Global Brands Magazine said, "We are so impressed by Absa Bank's ability to innovate and adopt digital trends in their banks.
  • Commenting on winning the awards, Sandeep Mohapatra, Head of Digital Transformation of Technology, said, " Absa Mauritius recently won two prestigious awards from the Global Brands Magazine - namely "Best Digital Bank" and "Most Innovative Bank" in Mauritius -, hence reinforcing our belief in the bold digital transformation journey Absa has embarked on.

ABSA Bank wins big at the 9th edition of Global Brands Magazine Awards

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Wednesday, March 2, 2022

LONDON, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Brand Awards is an annual event held by Global Brands Magazine (GBM), an international publication headquartered in the UK.

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  • LONDON, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Brand Awards is an annual event held by Global Brands Magazine (GBM), an international publication headquartered in the UK.
  • The Absa Bank (Mauritius) was evaluated based on customer service, satisfaction, digital innovation , strategic relationships and new business development.
  • Commenting on NBB winning the awards, ShivKumar (CEO) of Global Brands Magazine said, "We are so impressed by Absa Bank's ability to innovate and adopt digital trends in their banks.
  • Commenting on winning the awards, Sandeep Mohapatra, Head of Digital Transformation of Technology, said, " Absa Mauritius recently won two prestigious awards from the Global Brands Magazine - namely "Best Digital Bank" and "Most Innovative Bank" in Mauritius -, hence reinforcing our belief in the bold digital transformation journey Absa has embarked on.