Global ICT company INTRASOFT has announced the opening of its regional office in Kenya. The establishment of INTRASOFT International EAST Africa Ltd follows a successful implementations of projects such as systems for NSSF Kenya Pension Administration System, and in the KRA Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence project.
The company has also worked on other important banking projects in Africa including the Zambia Electronic Clearing House Limited (ZECHL) where Intrasoft International is implementing the National Payments Switch to provide an infrastructure that will promote interoperability of all retail bank-led and non-bank- led payment systems.
The announcement comes at a time when the Kenyan Government has set out to drive the country towards becoming a globally competitive digital economy. According to the Kenya National ICT Master Plan (2017), the Government aims to further promote digital capacity, innovation and enterprise in the country.
“Kenya’s reputation as an African technology, trade and development hub confirms it as a strategically sound location for INTRASOFT to establish its regional headquarters. Our vision is to join Africa’s ICT strength and provide solutions to current and future challenges in the Public and Enterprise sectors,” Alexandros Manos, Chief Executive Officer, INTRASOFT International said.
The company has further announced the official launch of its banking solution suite, PROFITS®, into the East African market. PROFITS® is a comprehensive suite of solutions that includes core banking, internet, mobile and agency banking, loans automation, Business Intelligence and MIS. Profits® proposes a new philosophy to the operation of financial institutions that focuses on strong evolution in operational efficiency while maintaining strict compliance to changing regulatory requirements.
“We look forward to making our contribution by delivering solutions that will enhance efficiency in the public and private sectors in this era of unprecedented digital change. PROFITS® is the first of many innovative solutions we offer East Africa, that will empower banks, microfinance institutions and SACCOs to adapt quickly to change occasioned by global and regional trends including mobile money, big data, cloud, security and changing regulatory environment,” Wambui Mbesa, CEO and Regional Director of INTRASOFT International East Africa said.
INTRASOFT International says it is fully committed to investing and developing local talent while collaborating with public and private sector stakeholders to bring innovative IT solutions to East Africa.