Rwanda: Geotab Africa has signed a landmark agreement with Akagera Motors, a highly respected company across East Africa and part of the Akagera Business Group.
Frans Joubert the MD of Geotab Africa said that “Rwanda is well known to support only exceptional technology and innovation, and therefore Geotab was a natural fit for the country and the business environment, we are extremely satisfied that we have a very strong partner in the market”
Under the terms of the agreement Akagera Motors will supply the latest fleet management and monitoring technologies into the market that includes advanced fleet telematics with features such as driver behaviour monitoring, OBD Port communications, Location Based Services and Big Data abilities through the Geotab Checkmate software solutions.
Geotab Africa is an industry leader in the area of fleet telematics and machine-2-machine (M2M) communications across Africa. Geotab has won various respected awards from well-known organizations such as Microsoft, and was recently named in Connected World’s prestigious CW100 list, as one of the top 100 machine-to-machine (M2M) companies. Five core pillars drive Geotab’s on-going innovation, all aimed at business improvements and ability to manage by measurement, these pillars are: productivity, fleet optimization, driver safety, compliance and expandability. Since Geotab provides end-to-end, hardware and software solutions that are entirely scalable, Government, corporate and small-to-medium sized organizations are active users.
Akagera Motors is the exclusive distributor for Toyota (Japan), HINO (Japan), Mahindra & Mahindra (India) and Ashok Leyland (India). Akagera Motors goal is to dominate and set the standards in the automotive market in the East African Countries. A tough and rugged region demands the very best in reliability, durability, strength and quality. Akagera Motors provides reliable and well-supported value through a well-trained and highly motivated staff using modern facilities, technology systems and equipment. All of the vehicles sold by Akagera Motors are built by the respective brand in the respective country to the highest level of quality and detail, which brings the customer tropicalized vehicles from our four brands for the region of East Africa. Akagera Motors will not sell any vehicles that are not built specifically for East African Countries. Akagera Motors is required to meet the stringent standards laid down by the four brands to guarantee the continued growth and reliance of the vehicles sold.