Wednesday, February 20, 2013
By Anil Jangid
Mahindra Reva among top 50 most Innovative global companies
Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. has made it to the list of Top 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2013 by ‘Fast Company’ magazine. Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. is a part of the Mahindra Group which has been secured number 22 position for its benefaction towards the global electric vehicle Industry. The Fast Company listing includes businesses that are yielding outstanding work in their respective field and also making a difference with their tremendous effort. Mahindra Reva has found a place amid other well known companies in the world like Nike, Apple, Google and Samsung. It is an extreme honour for Mahindra Reva as it is the only Indian cos that has been able to find a place for itself among the other popular brands in the world.
The timing of this award is perfect as Mahindra Reva is all set to roll out the revivified version of its electric car, Mahindra Reva E20 in India. This award that the company has been felicitated with might work as a lucky mascot for Mahindra Reva as it will definitely help it gain immense popularity in global market. Fast Company has mentioned about the E20’s smart phone equipped ‘Emergency Electric Boost’ feature as an uber cool feature.
Fast Company brings out the best in class technology, business and design into spotlight and for the recent list that the company has proclaimed; it examined thousands of businesses on the basis of creativity, real-world impact, risk taking and execution. Out of the thousands of companies that Fast Company examined, only 50 could make it to that list. Anand Mahindra, the Chairman of Mahindra Group stated that this achievement of Mahindra Reva is a result of the hard work of Chetan Maini and the entire team. Expressing his joy over the award Chetan Maini, Founder and Chief of Strategy & technology at Mahindra Reva said that the inclusion of Mahindra Reva in the Fast Company listing shows how focused we are towards our goal. He further said that it is a team effort that has led to a huge recognition and in future too the company would continue to work towards something new.