Comtrade Digital Services named Backbase ‘Regional Partner of the year – Europe’

Nov 06, 2018

Comtrade Digital Services, a leading software engineering service and solution provider, announced today that it has been named Regional Partner of the Year – Europe by Backbase. Backbase is a leading Omnichannel Digital Banking Platform provider and a strategic partner to over 25 organizations worldwide. Presented at the annual Backbase Connect conference, this award recognizes Comtrade Digital Services as a go-to implementation partner for the Backbase Omni-Channel platform.

“The relationship with Comtrade is a young, but already a very fruitful one. Throughout 2018 we have worked closely together and it’s great to see Comtrade succeed as a dedicated partner with a well-executed platform-based strategy. I believe that with Comtrade as our strategic partner in Southeast Europe, we can provide even more support to current and future clients on their digital transformation journeys. This award is a testament to our good cooperation. It also highlights Comtrade’s dedication to staying at the forefront of the industry, providing a team of experts that help banks in the region accelerate their digital transformations.”

– Albert Hop, Regional Partner Director at Backbase

“For Comtrade Digital Services forming strategic alliances with industry leaders such as Backbase is not only about providing great technologies; rather it is an opportunity for collaboration, constant learning, and improvement. Every project we undertake excites us because the process and outcomes are extremely empowering – for us as well for our clients. To be recognized as a Backbase Regional partner of the year – Europe is an incredible honour.”

– Haris Ceco, VP&GM of Fintech for Comtrade Digital Services


Backbase Connect, happening in Amsterdam from 30 October to 1 November, brought together over 800 customers, partners and industry thought leaders. This key event examined how banks can become digital-first and how Backbase empowers them as they work towards their digital transformation goals.

About Comtrade Digital Services

Comtrade Digital Services, part of the Comtrade Group, is known for providing cutting-edge software solutions to the financial industry. Backed by over 25 years of experience, Comtrade Digital Services has focused on building long-term strategic partnerships with banks and fintech companies. It has become the go-to partner in the rapid digitalisation of the financial industry in the CEE region. Keeping the strictest regulations and latest trends in mind, the company advocates a holistic approach to digital banking solutions, services, and products.

To learn more about Comtrade Digital Services, follow @ComtradeDigital.

About Backbase

Backbase is a fast-growing fintech software provider that empowers financial institutions to accelerate their digital transformation and effectively compete in a digital-first world.

We are the creators of the Backbase Omni-Channel Banking Platform, a state-of-the-art digital banking software solution that unifies data and functionality from traditional core systems and new fintech players into a seamless digital customer experience.

We give financials the speed and flexibility to create and manage seamless customer experiences across any device and deliver measurable business results. We believe that superior digital experiences are essential to stay relevant, and our software enables financials to rapidly grow their digital business.

More than 100 large financial companies around the world have standardized on the Backbase platform to streamline their digital self-service and online sales operations across all digital touchpoints. Our customer base includes HSBC, ABN AMRO, CheBanca!, Metro Bank, Fidelity, HDFC, Hiscox, ING, KeyBank, Legal & General, Bank ABC, OTP, PZU, PostFinance, Navy Federal CU and Westpac.

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