Tech Mahindra partners Mahindra Logistics to use EVs for employee transportation

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 24 Jul 2019

Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business reengineering services and solutions, has partnered with Mahindra Logistics, one of India’s largest 3PL (Third-Party Logistics) solution providers, for introducing and operating EVs for employee transportation.

Under the partnership, Mahindra Logistics will be deploying Mahindra e-Verito vehicles at Tech Mahindra’s Hyderabad campus under its employee transportation fleet from July 24, 2019.

CP Gurnani, MD and CEO, Tech Mahindra, said, “Sustainable mobility is the need of the hour. With environment and people at the core of our business, we at Tech Mahindra are committed to drive this shift to electric mobility. We are happy to partner with Mahindra Logistics to accomplish the collective vision of improved electric mobility that will help us shape a sustainable future. We look forward to adding more electric vehicles at our offices globally.”

As part of the company's Go-Green initiative, MLL’s People Transport Solution (PTS) business aims to take the tally of electric vehicles in its employee transportation fleet to 300, over the fiscal year 2020.

Pirojshaw Sarkari, CEO, Mahindra Logistics, said, “Electric vehicles, for us, exemplifies the Mahindra Group’s vision of the Future of Mobility – a sustainable automotive ecosystem that brings mobility solutions to customers across the world. One of MLL’s purpose principles is ‘Sustaining the Environment’ and we deeply believe in the need to adopt environment friendly solutions and also align our business practices accordingly. We are delighted to partner with Tech Mahindra to take this step towards a greener future.”