bolttech partners with AEON Credit in Malaysia

Bringing device protection to AEON’s more than 800 points of sale in the country

Kuala Lumpur, 18 September 2020 – Growing insurtech company bolttech today announced its partnership with AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad (“AEON Credit”) in Malaysia. The partnership will bring bolttech’s innovative device protection offering to more than 800 points of sale in the country, including accidental and liquid damage services into AEON’s mobile device financing programme.

AEON Protect, provided by bolttech, delivers nationwide and worldwide protection for devices in the event of accidental and liquid damage, offering hassle-free door-to-door pick-up, repair, and delivery, as well as a next day service turnaround moneyback guarantee.

Mark Simmons, Chief Executive Officer of Device Protection at bolttech, said, “Consumers are increasingly spending more on smartphones and tablets and we want to be able to protect the technology at the centre of their lives. We’re delighted to be partnering with a trusted brand like AEON Credit to jointly deliver our next-generation device protection offering to their customers.”

Yuro Kisaka, Managing Director of AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad., said, “AEON Credit is proud to have partnered with bolttech to customise AEON Protect specifically to cater to our customers’ needs and to support our customers’ lifestyles. With AEON Protect, we believe our customers will have ease of mind when owning mobile devices through our mobile devices financing scheme.”

The device protection programme is available for a 12-month and 24-month period for new phones and customers have the option of paying monthly fees within their mobile financing programme.

Find out more information about AEON Protect at the AEON Credit merchants near you.


About AEON Credit

AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad was incorporated on 6 December 1996 and was converted into a public limited company on 9 February 2007 and listed on the Main Market at Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad on 12 December 2007. AEON Credit commenced operations in 1997 by providing Easy Payment schemes for purchase of consumer durables through appointed retail merchants and chain stores.

Today, the business of the Company had expanded to include issuance of Credit Cards, Easy Payment, hire purchases financing for motor vehicles, Personal Financing schemes, insurance sales business and other services.

The Company currently has five Regional Offices, 71 branches and Service Centres located in the major shopping centres and towns and a network of more than 12,000 participating merchant outlets nationwide.