NGA Africa to market HR & payroll solutions into Sub-Saharan Africa

19 Sep 2013

London, Johannesburg, September 23, 2013 - NGA Human Resources, a market-leading provider of global HR solutions, announces it has entered into a joint venture with Business Connexion, Africa’s leading ICT services provider. The company will be branded NGA Africa and will market NGA’s comprehensive portfolio of HR & payroll solutions in the Sub-Saharan African region starting October 1st.

Under the agreement NGA Africa will continue to support its current clients as well as focus on growing its market share in the South African HR software and services market.  NGA Africa is strategically focused on providing HR solutions across the African continent to both local companies and inbound multinationals, extending the reach of NGA's global payroll capabilities. The company will offer HR & payroll outsourcing solutions, as well as a range of implementation services for SAP, SuccessFactors, Oracle, PeopleSoft and Workday. 

The joint venture combines Business Connexion’s strong market position and NGA's global solution portfolio and presence in South Africa since 2006. Business Connexion is Africa’s largest ICT services provider and has more data centre capacity than any other service provider in South Africa. Business Connexion is the only provider of SAP Cloud Services in the country.

Chris Els, Chief Operating Officer, NGA Africa said: “As global clients expand into Africa, we are able to run multi-African country payrolls on our local platforms, integrating data back into our global payroll solution for a single consolidated view. Our experience in delivering managed payroll services, and the Business Connexion reach into Africa supports NGA’s regional and international growth strategy.”

Herman Venter, Chief Executive Officer for NGA Africa said: “We are extremely excited by the strategic partnership between Business Connexion and NGA and we are confident that we will be able to achieve our vision of transforming NGA Africa into the trusted solution partner of choice by utilising Business Connexion’s local reach and NGA’s heritage and best practice global processes, delivery centres and technology.”

Press enquiries
NGA Human Resources: Manish Grover (UK) - +44 7983 453962

About NGA
NGA Human Resources is a leading global HR software and services provider offering innovative HR business solutions to employers of all sizes, including global Fortune 500 companies and many public sector organisations. NGA helps HR executives optimize their HR service delivery through smarter processes and more efficient technology, supporting key HR areas like workforce administration, payroll, and talent management. NGA employs 8,500 employees in 35 countries.

About Business Connexion
Business Connexion Group is Africa’s leading black-owned ICT services provider, with over 30 years of operational experience. We pride ourselves on our service delivery, dependability and performance and are renowned for our provision of high quality, high performance solutions. With just under 7000 employees across Africa, the UK and Dubai, we combine global ICT vendor partnerships, extensive technological resources and the commitment to carry through Connective Intelligence™.

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