About Us

Being promptly responsive to customer's needs is a winning strategy in business today and the lightning speed with which queries and problems are attended to and information communicated gives a competitive edge.

iTouch's Corporate Messaging Solutions are valuable tools in any corporate communications mix. They include out-of-the-box SMS-based products, bespoke applications and consulting, leveraging the most cutting-edge technologies.


  • 1995

    Originally part of iTouch (Pty) Ltd, iTouch Messaging Service was founded in South Africa.

  • 1997

    Awarded the Vodacom New Product Development agreement

  • 1999

    Independent News & Media acquired 70%

  • 2000

    Listed on the LSE

  • 2009

    iTouch Messaging Services was sold and placed back in the hands of South Africans

  • 2016

    iTouch achieves Level 2 BBBEE status

  • Now

    The original Management Team today remains the driving force and focus providing its long standing customers ongoing quality, service and reliability


  • One of the pioneers of value added services and specialised messaging products since 1995

  • iTouch provides wholesale solutions to hundreds of Corporates, SMS aggregators, and resellers across the world. The majority of our clients have been with us for more than 20 years

  • A highly knowledgeable team with over 50 years collective experience in the mobile and digital media industry

  • Direct connections to all major networks GLOBALLY

  • Stable and secure messaging infrastructure, certified by leading banks

  • Industry leading Service Level Agreements (SLAs), dedicated 24/7 support

  • Strict regulatory compliance policy

  • We specialise in the Banking, Services and Retail sectors

  • We are now a level 2 BBBEE supplier

CEO’s statement

Greg Brophy
Chief Executive Officer

What can you rely on us for?

We’re here to give you value for your money.

Prompt, measurable action and ensure the shortest possible time to a tangible benefit.

To reinvest in people and technology, so we're always up to mark in a trending business environment and to be a powerful partner with you, our customer, in what matters to you, in your business.

With you and our great team, we create a strong and long-lasting business relatedness because we know quick wins don't necessarily ensure sustainable or future growth