Pointer Telocation has acquired 100% interest in the South African commercial fleet management company, Global Telematics S.A. Proprietary Limited (Global Telematics).

Global Telematics designs and develops telematics solutions and has been in business for 17 years. Paul Roberts, managing director of the company said he is hoping the merger will expand its business in Africa.

Pointer Telocation is headquartered in Israel and was founded in 1991.