Chams Plc is a leading provider of Information Technology solutions in Nigeria, providing intelligent solutions to a wide range of public and private sector initiatives.
Chams started off as a privately owned business in 1985 as a Computer Hardware And Maintenance Services company and has moved from Computer Maintenance to the future of ICT.
The company’s mission over the last 22 years has been the “Advancement of Information Technology through the provision of high standard Professional Information Technology Services competitively and profitably.”
Chams stays true to its mission of designing and providing innovative and beneficial technologies by giving Nigerians access to ICT infrastructures that add value and convenience to their everyday life through our payments solutions.
Chams started researching into Card technology in 1992 with card personalization, identity cards, enrolment logistics and Access control.
This was a huge success and this achievement encourage the company to go further into smartcards, prepaid cards and several deployment of card based solution and infrastructures – ATM, digital malls, Interactive Kiosks, POS, et al.
Chams is the first home-grown company to be listed in the Guinness Book of World Records, for setting up the ChamsCity Mega Digital Mall and also the owner of the largest card plant in the world now ceded to CardCentre, its Subsidiary.
The company is also listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).
The business concern of the new Chams Plc is the provision of infrastructure to drive e-payment, transaction and identity management and thus the subsidiaries and business units of the company are positioned to deliver this.