Who are we?

Nomad is a PCI DSS Compliant System Operator registered with PASA who has been operating within the South African payments industry for over 20 years, providing secure integrated and standalone payment processing solutions for merchants who wish to optimize the retail experience of existing customers while also increasing their in store foot traffic.

Our solution includes managed dynamic, customizable, bespoke payments solution and Value-Added Services (VAS) to independent merchants and retail chains across South Africa.

Over R10 billion annual card turnover is processed through our system

Our Value Proposition

Our payments value proposition includes Integrated and Standalone card-processing services into ABSA, FNB, Standard Bank and Nedbank.

Retailers can increase their revenue and footfall as well as expose their brand more effectively by implementing value added services such as airtime or electricity processing, or even a bespoke, tailor-made loyalty and gift card program specifically for their store.

The Payments Ecosystem

Nomad has invested in state-of-the-art infrastructure in two separate data centres in order to allow for an Active – Active payments environment which reduces possible downtime for merchants. These data centres too are set up according to industry standards of security and encryption and are designed to handle large volumes of transactions seamlessly.

Security and Compliance

In an ever-changing digital space with new risks emerging on a daily basis, Nomad has taken steps to ensure that security is of paramount importance. Specialists at Nomad are constantly scanning the environment for new threats and implementing preventative measures as required.

Nomad is compliant with the latest Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, Version 3.2.1 as well part of the Payment Card Industry Qualified Integrator & Reseller program, allowing us to properly configure and secure our systems in a compliant manner while keeping merchant peace of mind and efficiencies at the forefront.

" I would recommend this system to anyone in the retail or service sector. "


M. Kalogirou , Director, Fournos Group