Placard is Australia’s only secure transaction card manufacturer accredited by all the major payment schemes. The Melbourne-based company is a leader in the design, manufacture and fulfilment of cards for sectors such as financial services, government and healthcare. Many of its customers are Australian and New Zealand blue chip names. Placard was founded in 1987 and today produces over 100 million cards annually.
Funds managed by Pemba Capital Partners invested in Placard alongside the owner and management team. Pemba and the management team are working together to drive operational efficiencies and to review a number or strategic acquisitions and partnerships to take Placard into new markets.