D&AD New Blood:
(Top 5 of the year)
D&AD New Blood
Cannes Future Lions
SXSW - Interactive Innovation Awards
Communicaiton Arts -Interactive:
New York Festivals
Summit International Awards
287 Million illiterate Indians are unbanked. Even though 99% of households have a government issued bank account, a chunk of them are untouched due to its high illiteracy rate(74%).
-Even though illiterates can not write and read, they can listen and speak.
-Voice powered apps, affordable data, and cheap phones have opened a new gateway for illiterates in India. (WSJ)
First voice controlled payment app called Bolo, meaning 'Speak' in Hindi.
Features / User Experience
1. 23 Indian language available.
2. Voice-controlled balance check.
3. Voice-controlled transfer.
4. Easy register.
Try prototype of Bolo!
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"Access to financial services empowers, and Bolo's approach to enabling access by using one's own voice voice and language is innovative and commendable"M.V. Nair -Ex President, Indian Bankers Association
“Bolo is an innovative and delightfully simple solution that has the potential to change hundreds of thousands of lives for the better.”Tey Bannerman, Design Director, Digital McKinsey
"Bolo tackles a real-world problem head-on with a simple, direct solution that has the ability to make a great impact."Caitlin Workman -Design Director, R/GA
“The industry needs more new talent like the team behind Bolo! Great to see how they have approached the process of creating the solution, how much passion there was behind it and how well they presented it to the world! The application of this solution is gigantic and I could not be more proud of this team!Anett Tarnokova, Senior Recruiter, Digital McKinsey
D&AD New Blood 2018 - White&Yellow pencil winner
: TOP5 works of the year!
SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards
Digital Mckinsey (UK)
Fast Company (US)
Design Week (UK)
Biz Community (US)
Copywriter: Deepika Desai
Art Director: Me & Philip Tabah