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South Africa - 26/10/2016
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The Brazilian multinational Valid will present its telecommunications solutions during AfricaCom, the largest technology fair in Africa. The event will take place November 15th – 17th in the Cape Town, South Africa.

During the event, Valid’s South Africa team will exhibit its Telecom services portfolio, including services that involve cell phone technology and innovations emerging from digital mobility, such as the solution the implements NFC technology (Near Field Communication) for SIM Cards and the TSM (Trusted Service Manager), intended for mobile phone operators, banks and service providers. Following the trend of digital connectivity through cell phones, Valid offers technology that allows you to personalize the SIM Cards of operators remotely (OTA – over the air), as well as insert the user’s financial data, as required by financial institutions using the highest standards of information security. Transactions are carried out through NFC technology.

A global provider of secure solutions, with a presence in Brazil, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, the United States, Denmark, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, Valid has expanded its activities in Africa after acquiring, in 2015, the Danish company Fundamenture, responsible for 6.5% of the global SIM Card market.

“Participating in AfricaCom is an opportunity to showcase the excellence and customization of our services and products, capable of meeting the demands of clients in the mobile payment industry, such as cell phone technology and smart cards”, explains Alberto Hernandez, Director of Payment Methods & Global Telecom at Valid.


About Valid:
The Brazilian multinational Valid is a global provider of secure solutions, with a presence in Brazil, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, the United States, Denmark, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Founded in 1957, today it is one of the world’s primary producers of financial cards, and the world’s sixth largest provider of SIM cards. With a market value of over R$ 2 billion and around 7,000 employees, Valid provides payment and telecommunications solutions, identity systems and digital certification. For more information, go to www.valid.com.