The National Affiliate Association, Anda (Asociación Nacional de Afiliados in Spanish), civil association founded in 1933, with more than 270,000 partners through which it benefits more than 600,000 Uruguayans, began in 2019 the way to renew and update its media payment platform. The objective of this modernization is to offer a better service to its associates regarding the means of payment to those who access and the possibilities of use in the affiliated shops. For this, it trusted the Evertec Uruguay team as his technological and business partner.
Evertec is present in Uruguay since 2017 after the acquisition of PayTrue solutions, founded in 2003 to meet the demand and needs of systems for media payment at the national and international level. “We found in Evertec the solution and technology we were looking for to make the change that allowed us to maintain our traditional service, but on a more modern and robust platform that allows to be more flexible, grow and face the new challenges that come in the world of media payments“, said Germán López, Director of Informatics of Anda.
The project provides for a total update of the issuer and acquirer platform of ANDA in which the service is the center of change, as well as scalability in the business, providing the possibility of offering new products to its affiliates. In the third quarter of 2020, one of the first proposed milestones was fulfilled, which was the release of the acquirer platform, aimed at improving the service and access to the merchant’s acquirer to ANDA.
For its part, Yaninna Mella, General Manager of ANDA, stressed that “the process, accompaniment, and service that Evertec offers, was the key to deciding to work with them, in addition to the flexibility and possibilities offered by its platform. We are very satisfied with the evolution of the project and expectants for the upcoming changes to come, as always thinking about the best solutions for our partners“.
The new payment platform of ANDA will be oriented to services. “For Evertec it is a pride to support and be key actors in this process of transformation that ANDA starts. We are very honored for having been the option chosen and to be part of the process that will bring benefits to many people in Uruguay, in addition to giving continuity to the growth of the institution in the country“, said Daniel Brignardello, VP Payment Processing and Fraud Prevention Services at Evertec.
About Evertec: Evertec (NYSE: EVTC), is a leading transaction processing services company in Latin America, provides services for acquiring transactions in stores, paying processing and business processes management. Manage a system of electronic payment networks that processes more than 3 billion transactions annually and provides an integral set of banking solutions processing services, cash processing and technology outsourcing. In addition, Evertec has and operates the ATH® network, one of the main debit networks with a personal identification number in Latin America. Headquartered in Puerto Rico, it offers services in 26 countries in Latin America. For more information, visit www.evertecinc.com.