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The Supervisory Board of ABC Data S.A. extended the company’s management board to include three persons. Starting from 1 March 2018, Arkadiusz Lew-Kiedrowski will take up the position of vice-president of the board for a three-year term. The decision is the result of the company’s rapid growth in areas such as e-commerce and new logistics solution deployments.
We now now the winners of the “EMEA Channel Academy: 2018 Awards” organised as part of the “Distree EMEA” conference. The competition was intense, involving major distribution companies operating in various parts of Europe. Resellers and vendors decided that the prestigious title of the “Central & Eastern Europe Consumer Tech Distributor of the Year” should yet again go to ABC Data. It clearly shows that they see the company's huge potential and consider ABC Data to be the best business partner in the CEE region.
This was definitely an exceptional week for ABC Data! Last week, ABC Data, a leading IT hardware and service distributor in Central and Eastern Europe, received two prestigious industry awards. On Monday, January 29, during the “Cisco live! – 2018” Summit in Barcelona, the company was recognized as the “Collaboration Solutions Distributor of the Year 2017” in EMEAR, outclassing such competitors as Ingram Micro or Comstor. What’s more, on Thursday, February 1, the Company - for the third consecutive time - was awarded the title of "Distributor of the Year 2017" in the "Mobility Trends" plebiscite.
All conditions for making an advance payment for the dividend predicted for 2017 were fulfilled. The entitled shareholders of the company can expect payment of over PLN 10 million, which means PLN 0.08 per share. In recent years, ABC Data has paid over PLN 189 million in total, achieving the highest rate of dividend in Poland, which equalled to 9.9% in average between 2011 and 2015.
ABC Data Capital Group closed Q3 of 2017 with over twofold EBTIDA and EBIT growth and a three times higher (YoY) net profit. During that period, the Company generated consolidated EBITDA amounting to PLN 15.7 million, EBIT amounting to PLN 14.3 million and PLN 9.2 million of net profit. In Q3 of 2017, the Group significantly increased its return on sales and achieved a margin of over 6%.