Mahindra Comviva has won the GSMA GLOMO Awards 2017 in the “Best Mobile Payment Solution” category for EcoCash service powered by mobiquity® Money platform. The awards were announced yesterday at the Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona. This is the second GSMA award received by Mahindra Comviva , the first in 2013 for mobiquity® mTicketing services to Bangladesh Railways.
EcoCash was introduced in 2011 to eliminate cash by enabling digital payments using a mobile wallet and has become the leading digital payments service in Zimbabwe with over 6.5 million subscribers and 30,000 agents. Its success is based on the ability to add innovative mobile money services every year, such as P2P transfers, bill payments, NFC-based merchant payments, etc.
The Glomo Awards are the most prestigious awards and celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations across the mobile industry, exposing the innovations that are shaping the future of this industry.
This win is especially significant, as it coincides with mobiquity® Money’s ten-year milestone. It recognizes the technology leadership of Mahindra Comviva in mobility and digital payments, as well as its continuous effort to innovate and make an impact.
Natalie Jabangwe, EcoCash General Manager, together with the Mahindra Comviva team: Vamsi Madhav, VP, MFS – Julio Pironio, Head of Egineering LatAm – Rafael Olivares, Head of Business LatAm.