March 26, 2020
HONG KONG, 26 Mar, 2020 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), is received recognition from Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) for its success by being included into the Hall of Fame at the Incubation Centre located at Science Park.
ACS joined HKSTP’s 3-year Incu-Tech incubation programme in 1998, and received funding and support services to cultivate its business during the early years of its operation. Today, ACS has grown and established itself as the leading provider of smart card solutions in the world. “Thanks to HKSTP’s support, we’ve grown to become a leader in our field. We are honoured to be invited to share our success story among the 11 graduates of HKSTP’s programmes,” said Chi Ho Wong, Co-Chief Executive Officer of ACS. “As we reach our company’s 25th anniversary, ACS will strive to keep up the great work we’ve done, and bring our company to even greater heights.”
Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. In 2010, 2014 and 2015, ACS was listed in Forbes Asia's “Best Under a Billion" list, an inter-industry list comprised of 200 top-performing publicly listed companies in the Asia-Pacific, with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion. ACS develops a wide range of high quality smart card reading/writing devices, smart cards and related products and distributes them to over 100 countries worldwide. Visit ACS at https://www.acs.com.hk/.
About HKSTP Incubation Programmes
The HKSTP Incubation Programmes aim to help technology startups with good potential, turn innovative ideas into marketable products and solutions. The incubation programmes focus on three key areas – Incu-App, Incu-Tech, and Incu-Bio – and are custom-made to support technology startups in the fields of web and mobile technology; Electronics, Green Technology, Infocomms Technology (ICT), Material and Precision Engineering; and biotechnology respectively. More than 620 start-ups and companies have graduated from the Incubation Programmes since their inception.