CharIN goes Middle East: Abilash ET Nair appointed Managing Director Middle East

CharIN announces the appointment of Abilash ET Nair as Managing Director of CharIN Middle East with a new office in Dubai.

Also in the Middle East, the number of electric vehicles is increasing every year. Sustainable transport becomes more and more important, especially with regards to the sustainable development goals the region set. New initiatives for sustainable transport, which are also reflected by high investments into EV infrastructure and manufacturing, are endorsed and fostered by the local governments.

CharIN will play a leading role in enabling the right path of standardization in the Middle East region contributing with its experience and network.

"In line with CharIN's purpose to promote and support the Combined Charging System worldwide, we are happy to have the next office in Middle East as a key region within our global footprint."
Claas Bracklo, Chairman of CharIN e. V.

Abilash ET Nair has long-time experience in the field of EV charging infrastructure in Middle East. In addition to his technical skills in the field of electrical engineering, Abilash also has a management background in marketing and business development.

“We are very pleased that in Abilash we have found someone who can optimally represent CharIN with his diverse technical and management knowledge.”
André Kaufung, Managing Director of CharIN e. V.

Besides his work at CharIN, Abilash ET Nair is Head of Smart Building & Smart Mobility at Al Naboodah Group.

“CharIN has been primary in implementing the e-mobility revolution in the world. Middle East is a unique market with an appetite for strong adoption towards the future. It is a great privilege for me to bring the experiences and lessons learned from different parts of the world to the Middle East market, which is now set to be transformed.”
Abilash ET Nair, Managing Director Middle East

The short-term goal for CharIN is to organize a CharIN Tuesday Middle East to spread the voice about the CharIN association, its targets and activities.

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Published on: 05/21/2021

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