Acquisition of eCom Group

Smartvisit is pleased to announce the acquisition of the eCom Group, a leading developer of secure digital signature technology and provider of integrated esignature solutions. Under the terms of the agreement, Smartvisit has acquired a 90% equity interest in eCom Group Pte Ltd (Singapore) and the business operations of eCom Asia Pacific Pty Ltd.

Ryan Rieveley, Managing Director of Smartvisit commented “Over the past 10 years, eCom has established itself as a leading supplier of secure digital signature technologies, providing the highest level of security and compliance, to deliver solutions which offer the benefits of straight through document processing.”

“The acquisition further enhances Smartvisit’s ability to deliver secure, efficient transaction processing solutions across multiple platforms while providing eCom greater resources to drive its business forward as it prepares for the launch of new products and services across the Asia Pacific region.”

“Michael Ryan, Managing Director of eCom, and myself look forward to a strong collaboration which will result in better services and outcomes for eCom’s customers.”
As a result of the acquisition, Ryan Rieveley will join the board of eCom Group Pte Ltd.

About Smartvisit (

Smartvisit, based in Sydney Australia, is a diversified technology and marketing group that has developed and utlises a secure cloud based transaction processing platform for the management of point-of-sale financial transactions, including pre-paid and loyalty card programs, for its own, iVenture Card ( and non-related marketing programs. Smartvisit was established in 2001 and now operates in over 10 countries.

About eCom Group

eCom was established in 2000 in Australia, taking a very early market lead in the development of electronic, biometric handwritten signature technology to facilitate ‘straight-through-processing’ work flow processes delivering substantial cost savings and better customer service. eCom has delivered e-signature solutions across a number of major industries including telecommunications, retail, banking, government and insurance.