Kenya-based cloud solutions provider, CloudHop, has entered a new deal with Nasdaq Governance Solutions, a business unit of Nasdaq, to provide its clients in Eastern Africa with access to Nasdaq Boardvantage, a board portal and collaboration software solution.
Nasdaq Boardvantage allows boards and leadership teams to work together more efficiently, productively, and strategically. For the corporate secretary, general counsel and meeting administrators, the platform offers an exceptionally flexible, secure and user-friendly interface to help increase productivity during and in between meetings. For board directors and senior executives, the solution helps manage critical tasks inside and outside the boardroom with biometric ID sign-on, intuitive notification, and collaboration tools. Lastly, Nasdaq built the platform with industry standard encryption and multi-factor authentication to protect a user’s most sensitive information.
“We pride ourselves in helping our customers put smart to work with best of breed applications. We are therefore delighted to be partnering with Nasdaq on this groundbreaking solution that will without doubt transform how corporates manage their corporate governance function,” said Keval Shah, co-CEO, Cloudhop.
“We are encouraged by the demand across East Africa for our board portal and collaboration technology and are pleased to partner with CloudHop to engage with governance professionals in the region who are seeking new ways to enhance their corporate governance practices,” said Mike Bartels, President, Nasdaq Governance Solutions.
CloudHop develops and delivers solutions that help organizations enhance productivity, reduce costs and uncover valuable insights hidden in their data. Headquartered in East Africa, CloudHop serves clients ranging from small start-ups to large enterprises across 20 countries in Africa and the Middle East.
Nasdaq is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 100 marketplaces in 50 countries. Nasdaq is home to over 4,000 total listings with a market value of approximately $14 trillion.