EcoCash wins at the Global Mobile Awards

Zimbabwe’s EcoCash picked up the best mobile solution award at the Global Mobile Awards (Glomo) 2017.

Econet and its global technology services vendor, Mahindra Conviva were presented with the award. The hugely popular EcoCash service is powered by Mahindra Comviva’s mobiquity® Money platform.

Since its launch in 2011, EcoCash has become a standard for transaction in Zimbabwe leading in financial inclusion for the mass unbanked. EcoCash has a wide mobile money service portfolio including P2P transfers, international remittance, bill payments, NFC-based merchant payments, MasterCard Companion Card, Savings, Loans, insurance and Savings Club.

The Glomos are given out by GSMA – the mobile operators and services umbrella body – which also puts together the Mobile World Congress. (Click here to check out all the winners)

Econet Wireless founder Strive Masiyiwa spoke in a keynote discussion at this years congress.