Dormakaba South Africa is proud to announce the acquisition of AWM360 Data Systems (Pty). AWM360 Data Systems is one of South Africa’s most well-known Workforce Management (WFM) and Access Control solutions providers with more than 10 years of experience and an impressive client base. Their well-established reputation in the market made them a solid investment choice for dormakaba South Africa.
“We believe this is a move in the right direction where we can leverage our success in our current business to really grow and develop the workforce management side,” says Shaun Frayne, Regional Director dormakaba SSA (Sub-Saharan Africa). “By acquiring AWM 360 Data Systems we gain instant expertise and can service our potential customers is the best way possible.”
The acquisition is a logical move in dormakaba’s effort to strengthen its reputation as a global leader in WFM and access control solutions. The dormakaba Group has also recently undergone a merger between Dorma (Germany) and Kaba (Switzerland). The two organisations had the perfect synergy in terms of product and market, and the merger has allowed them to create a cohesive brand with a powerful global footprint.
AWM360 Data Systems Managing Director, Guenter Nerlich adds: “We are extremely excited that dormakaba has recognised the value of the AWM360 Data Systems brand. With this acquisition, dormakaba is now able to further its development in the Southern Africa enterprise resource planning (ERP) markets and expand its footprint significantly. For us, it allows AWM360 Data Systems to take our business to the next level while taking advantage of the additional expertise and market innovation which dormakaba provides.”