BluSmart Mobility Ropes In Two New Members To Its Board
Global Renewable energy entrepreneur and Azure Power founder Inderpreet Singh Wadhwa joins BluSmart Board as Director. Ex-Ola CFO and Inflection Point Ventures Co-Founder Mitesh Shah joins BluSmart Board as Observer
BluSmart Mobility, India’s of-its-own-kind zero-emissions ride-hailing service and platform is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Inderpreet S. Wadhwa, Founder and Former Chairman & CEO of – Azure Power and Mr Mitesh Shah, Co-founder Inflection Point Ventures (IPV) to its Board. These exciting additions at BluSmart will add great depth to BluSmart’s Board.
“We are pleased to welcome Mr. Inderpreet S. Wadhwa and Mr. Mitesh Shah to our board and are looking forward to working closely with them as we continue our mission to provide a reliable and sustainable mobility service to our customers,” said Anmol Jaggi, Co-Founder and CEO, BluSmart Mobility. “Mr Inderpreet and Mr Mitesh have substantial experience in the sectors of energy, infrastructure, mobility and financing. We believe that their contributions will be invaluable to the organization as we continue to expand our operations and accelerate India’s transition to adoption of zero-emissions mobility.”
From Sustainable Energy to Sustainable Mobility: Mr Inderpreet S Wadhwa is a global icon in the clean technology sector and the Founder and former Chairman & CEO of Azure Power. Mr Wadhwa is recognized as a global leader in the sustainable energy – having built India’s largest renewable energy portfolio to listing Azure Power on NYSE (first Indian renewable company to be listed on New York Stock Exchange) to leading India on the path to sustainable energy. Mr Wadhwa is an alumnus of Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.
Speaking on his appointment Mr. Wadhwa said, “I am excited to be a part of BluSmart’s sustainable and innovative business model that is revolutionizing mobility for the masses through a perfect blend of social consciousness , technology and affordability in one of the largest and fastest growing public transportation market. I look forward to working with BluSmart team and contributing to their path-breaking journey.”
Mitesh Shah comes with a vast experience in the start-up space which led him to co-found IPV in 2018 to mentor founders across early-stage start-ups with smart capital. He served as the Chief Financial Officer at Ola Cabs and played a pivotal role in the evolution of one of the biggest mobility start-up stories of India. At BluSmart he will be applying his skills in business strategy, financing, investments and more to oversee the company’s financial activities.
“BluSmart represents the cutting edge of Indian electric mobility ecosystem and has built the best-in-class company as well as platform. It is a great opportunity to join the BluSmart leadership team at such a time, especially when electric vehicles assume significant mind space for all of us due to the rising pollution in the country,” said Mitesh Shah on his appointment.