Ashok Leyland has
showcased its future readiness by coming up with the details of its latest
strategic initiative - Switch Mobility Ltd, UK (Switch Mobility).
Ashok Leyland is
the leading commercial vehicle manufacturer and the flagship of the Hinduja
Group in India. Switch Mobility is the subsidiary of Ashok Leyland Ltd and is a
next-generation electric bus and light commercial vehicle company. The company
has announced that it has taken some strategic steps to materialize its
progress towards developing net zero-carbon mobility. The new Executive Vice
Chairman & CEO of the company is Dr. Andrew Palmer.
has also announced its partnership with other partners that include Siemens.
This partnership will help the company to deliver the best e-Mobility
solutions. According to Dheeraj Hinduja, Chairman, Ashok Leyland & Switch
Mobility, as the world is shifting towards e-Mobility and digital setup, there
has been a huge disruption in the Mobility space. He said that the company has
taken measures to be at the forefront of the Electric vehicle transition in
Buses and Light vehicles. The company already has 280 Electric buses in India
and the UK. He further said that many new products are under development that
will fall under the category of Value and Premium Products for Global markets.
Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO, Ashok Leyland, with the new initiatives the company
will be able to deliver the Sustainability agenda. He believes that the
solutions should be practical and simple. He said that Switch Mobility with its strength in net zero
carbon technologies along with Ashok Leyland’s expertise in the mobility space
will bring a change.
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