Access Bank and CR2 have announced that the bank has selected CR2’s BankWorld omnichannel suite to manage their self-service channels including ATM, Internet, and Mobile, Footprint to Africa reports.
This Access Bank, CR2 strategic alliance which was celebrated at Access Bank’s London headquarters will be empowered to reduce their operational costs by managing all channels from a single point while also having the opportunity to generate revenue through the launch of targeted and personalised services.
Interestingly, Access Bank will also be able to offer a range of innovative and convenient payment facilities new to the Nigerian market.
Group Managing Director, Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, commented: “We aim to become the leading bank in Nigeria and provide new services that will change the way people bank. Having a best of breed self-service offering, providing convenient banking and managing our entire client’s relationship from a single place are at the heart of our strategy and we believe that BankWorld will help us to achieve our vision.”
On his part, Chief Executive Officer at CR2, Franky Van Damme, said, “I welcome Access Bank as a new client of CR2 in Nigeria. We believe that CR2 can help Access Bank in offering their customers innovative and unique services across their entire electronic self-service network. We are committed to innovation and look forward to working with Access Bank to deliver cutting-edge banking and enhanced customer experiences”
CR2 is cementing its experience in the Nigerian financial market, the signing ceremony between Access Bank and CR2 follows a strategic alliance with Global InfoSwift, CR2’s local partner in the country, Footprint to Africa learnt.
General Manager, Global InfoSwift Solomon Edun, stated, “Global InfoSwift has joined forces with CR2 to bring the latest banking technologies to the Nigerian market and make banking easy and accessible to all. This alliance and the agreement with Access Bank is a first step towards the banking revolution that Nigeria will go through. We are very proud to take part in Access Bank’s journey and help them achieve their vision using cutting edge technologies.”