September 19, 2016 HYLA Mobile 0 Comment

HYLA Mobile has announced it has been awarded the Compass Intelligence award for the second time for top company in Recycling/Reclamation Innovation & Support.


HYLA Mobile has announced it has been awarded the Compass Intelligence award for the second time for top company in Recycling/Reclamation Innovation & Support, which is part of the Bamboo Mobile awards honoring the top vendors and companies in recycling, green technology, building sustainable technology, and improving the environment. HYLA also won this top honor for the 2015 year. The Compass Intelligence awards are selected and voted on by industry-leading press, editors, and analysts who cover the mobile and wireless market.

HYLA Mobile is a global leader in collecting and re-distributing used mobile devices on behalf of operators, retailers, OEMs and insurance companies around the world. From an environmental and sustainability perspective, the growth in the used device market can only be great news. HYLA Mobile is the world’s largest developer of technology and services that enable sustainable reuse of mobile devices and generate new revenue streams for the entire mobile ecosystem. It has collected more than 39 million devices since its inception seven years ago.

“HYLA Mobile’s breadth of carrier and electronics retailer customers showcase its dominance in this market,” said Stephanie Atkinson, CEO of Compass Intelligence. “Their commitment to ongoing improvements and the focus on sustainability in the device reclamation ecosystem further illustrates their exceptional best-in-class services.”

“We are honored to be among the great innovators to win the Compass Intelligence award,” said HYLA Mobile President & CEO Biju Nair. “This confirms our dedication to improving the mobile technology industry while it is going through a very important transformation and adopting new business models. Our solutions help pave the way for large new revenue streams for our customers and much improved customer experience along with reduced churn.”

HYLA Mobile is also currently managing the device recycling and trade-in program for Facebook: The key driver for Facebook is to create sustainability awareness, reduce electronic waste, and provide emerging markets with an affordable alternatives to new smartphones. Facebook is keen to connect the unconnected and to ensure that those subscribers who connect for the first time receive the best possible experience.

About HYLA Mobile
HYLA Mobile is one of the world’s leading providers of products and services that capture, extend and optimize the life and value of used mobile devices. Backed by Venture Capital firms Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers, Silver Lake, OpenAir Equity Partners, RRE Ventures and others, HYLA is transforming the wireless ecosystem by helping consumers realize and immediately take advantage of the residual value of their used electronic devices, and is providing carriers, OEMs, retailers, insurers and online brands with a reliable and responsible way of collecting, processing and distributing these devices. HYLA Mobile’s approach delivers economic, environmental and social benefits to the partners, consumers, and communities it serves. Since its founding in 2009, HYLA Mobile has completed more than 39 million mobile device trade-in transactions. To learn more about how HYLA Mobile is changing the way people think about used mobile devices, visit

By Sandia Bratt for Hyla Mobile