FNB’s mobile network offering was recognized with joint first place for “Digital MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) of the Year” at the global MVNO Awards. Unveiled at MVNO World Congress 2022, the award is a brilliant endorsement of FNB Connect, which has seen it leverage FNB’s world-class digital and gaming platforms to bring helpful and cost-effective telecommunications to customers.
“We are extremely proud to receive this global recognition for the positive impact our businesses have on the lives of our clients,” says Jacques Celliers, CEO of FNB. “We fundamentally believe that both financial services and telecommunications are critical to enabling customers to realize their dreams and aspirations. Our ability to facilitate this in a reliable way remains essential as we continue to transition from a digital offering to an even greater aspiration as a platform-based business. ”
FNB launched its mobile offering in 2015, following more than two decades of innovation within the telecommunications space from the early days of inContact, Mobile Banking, device distribution, and airtime add-on solutions on its banking platforms.
“We approach telecommunications in the same way we respond to our customers’ financial needs. Leveraging our digital capabilities allows us to innovate and support our digitally active customer base with integrated telecommunications solutions that improve access and are helpful, easy and secure. This that year alone, data usage grew more than 100%, and we rewarded customers with more than 750 million megabytes of free data,” concludes Celliers.
But it’s not just about our own mobile offering. We are also greatly increasing our efforts to democratize access to affordable smart devices, data and third-party packages, thus narrowing the digital divide. Among the popular third-party services on our digital platform are software coupons that individuals and business customers can purchase through the FNB App. All purchased software coupons are stored within the app and can be redeemed at the user’s convenience.
With so many unique and world-leading innovations, FNB continues to distinguish itself as a leading company of the digital age. Its approach to telecommunications within a financial services platform creates powerful customer experiences that go beyond banking.
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