Samsung Partners with MTN Business and Green Connect to Offer Integrated Business Solutions

Dec 07. 2015

Access to mobility for more companies


JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – 07 December, 2015 – Samsung Electronics South Africa has collaborated with MTN Business and Green Connect to provide business customers with mobile strategies for big and Small-Medium Enterprises (SME). In addition to the advanced Samsung technology and powerful MTN connectivity, enterprises can expect a bespoke solution from Green Connect including the seamless management of cellular contracts.


According to a recent report, mobility is a critical consideration for 97% of Chief Information Operators (CIOs)1. It is clear that enterprise mobility solutions top the agenda for forward-thinking companies and with Green Connect, any organisation, regardless of size and capacity can get access to competitive airtime and data packages with a variety of Samsung's cutting-edge smartphones and tablets.


Green Connect was founded in 2010, as an independent billing partner of MTN, the company leverages its credit, collections and funding intellectual property to provide business customers of all sizes with the tools they need to be mobile. Green Connect currently manages over 24,000 mobile contracts across a range of individuals, small to medium enterprises and listed companies. A variety of Samsung mobile products are made available to these business customers which can provide the facility to capture data in the field or work on-the-move.


"Partnering with organisations such as Green Connect and Samsung allows MTN Business to effectively reach the SME market," said Johannes Kanis (JK), General Manager for Partnerships at MTN Business. "The right partnerships enable us to service a broader footprint while maintaining the right client experience, empowering businesses in South Africa."


"Samsung is proud to be partnering with MTN Business and Green Connect to offer mobility access to more enterprises," said Paulo Ferreira, Director of Integrated Mobility at Samsung SA. "Enterprise mobility is becoming a crucial element of the work environment and it is important that we create the opportunity for all customers to broaden their horizons in this regard."


Resources
1. http://resources.kinvey.com/docs/State+of+Enterprise+Mobility+Survey+2014+-+Kinvey.pdf


About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Phathutshedzo Nepfumbada
Samsung Electronics South Africa
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p.nepfumbada@samsung.com