Workz ranked top telecom provider

Monday 11 Feb 2019 | Member Press Release |

SIM card and scratch card manufacturer recognised as a growing world leader

11 February 2019, Dubai/Dublin: The Nilson Report has declared Workz, the mobile and IoT solutions provider, as the world’s largest scratch card manufacturer for the third time in a row and among the top 10 leading SIM card manufacturers. The declaration comes as Workz, this week, announced it had delivered a total of over 1.6 billion products in the last 12 months. This comprised of SIM cards, embedded SIM chips and scratch cards produced at its facilities in Dubai and Bosnia and Herzegovina to over 100 clients such as mobile network operators and device manufacturers across 60 countries.

The Nilson Report is a respected auditor of the mobile and payments industry. The yearly publication gathers data and assesses suppliers from over 80 countries across the world.

Commenting on the report, Tor Malmros, co-CEO, Workz said, “To be recognised as a world number one for the third time is a testament to the sustained effort put in by the entire team. We’d like to extend our appreciation to all our customers for their support. We continue to invest in technology and our team with the aim of delivering the most secure, and affordable future-proof solutions available.”


About Workz

Workz connects and protects mobile subscribers of today and tomorrow by providing secure removable or embedded SIMs and remote provisioning solutions for consumer, M2M and IoT devices.

Since its start in 1997, Workz has securely managed over 10 billion connections in more than 70 countries all without a single data breach. Workz’ goal is to be a global player in the IoT ecosystem driving the secure deployment of smart devices and IoT applications faster and easier than ever before.

The company delivers over 1.6 billion mobile products each year across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe.  Its GSMA-SAS certified manufacturing facilities produce eUICC and UICC SIM cards in addition to scratch cards. Workz is recognized as the world’s largest recharge card manufacturer and the one among the top 10 SIM card manufacturers.  Workz has been one of the first in the market to adopt new IoT technologies such as the embedded SIM.  The company are one of only six in the world to be accredited by the GSMA to produce eSIM technology.

The Nilson Report information source

For a copy of the report, please contact Workz.


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PR Executive

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Chief Marketing Officer

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