EVBox Enters Saudi Arabian Market with Certified EV Chargers in Partnership with Al Sharif Group and CATEC Mobility
EVBox, one of the leading companies offering electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions, is entering the Saudi Arabian market, and attended the EV Auto Show with the Al Sharif Group and CATEC Mobility. The companies will accelerate the electric mobility transition in the country, starting with the sales of the now SASO-certified EVBox Elvi and EVBox Business Line.
AMSTERDAM, November 8, 2022 — EVBox, a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions, is entering the Saudi Arabia market by joining forces with the AlSharif Group and CATEC Mobility to make electric mobility widely available in the country. Together the companies attended the EV Auto Show event from the 1st to the 3rd of November 2022, showcasing EVBox Elvi and EVBox Business Line, which are now SASO-certified and ready to use by EV drivers in that region.
EVBox is pleased to announce that EVBox Elvi and EVBox Business Line have passed the Saudi Arabia Conformity Assessment Program and are now SASO-certified, increasing the options and accessibility of EV charging stations in the Saudi Arabian market. EVBox is partnering with reseller AlSharif Group Holding and with distributor CATEC Mobility to increase the accessibility of electric mobility in the Middle East.
Together, the companies attended the EV Auto Show, highlighting the charging stations and the increasing possibilities for customers. EVBox also participated in a panel discussion about sustainability, renewables, and connectivity together with DXBe Management, SAP, and Wallbox. The “Integrating Renewables and Battery Storage in EV Charging” panel discussed important topics such as the use of renewables in EV infrastructure, the increasing importance of renewable resources, and the needs of the EV Infrastructure, platforms, and connectivity.
Entering the market of Saudi Arabia is our next step towards strengthening our presence in the Middle East. We are very excited to contribute to the national sustainability goals contained in the Vision 2030. We are proud to partner with Al Sharif Group and CATEC Mobility in creating a future of zero emissions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Together we can deliver the sustainable solutions required to transform the landscape of mobility in the country.Carlos Morales, Regional Director of Sales Global Markets at EVBox
Saudi Arabia is witnessing a quantum leap towards the transition towards clean energy, with the guidance of SaudiVision2030, and we at ASX EV SOLUTIONS are proud of our contributions through several projects within establishing a wide charging network and by providing electric vehicles charging solutions with our partners EVBox and CATEC Mobility.Nawaf bin Fayez Al Sharif, CEO at AlSharif Group Holding
Sustainability and EVs are among the fastest-growing segments in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Through our partnership with EVBox and AlSharif Group, we are joining forces to build and develop the EV charging ecosystem in line with the Kingdom's commitments of achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2060 and 30% of vehicles in Riyadh being electric by 2030.Rami Abu Hayah, CEO at CATEC Mobility
The origin company of ASX EV Solutions, established in the year 1980 and headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and expanded to 9 offices overseas. Has succeeded in implementing a wide range of projects in infrastructure development of the energy sector, initiating innovations, and bringing new technologies to the Saudi clean energy sector. The Group also anticipates to be a role model of local investment in the energy sector of Saudi Arabia.
CATEC Mobility is leading the development of end-to-end e-mobility solutions, including a network of EV charging infrastructure and a digital EV charging platform to support the government and organizations in the UAE and the Middle East on their e-mobility journey. We take care of the entire project lifecycle, from designing the infrastructure solution and installing the charging stations to providing full-service maintenance. Since 2018, we have enabled 140,341 charging sessions, saved 1,000,000 kg of CO2, and sold over 919,404 kilowatts of power. CATEC Mobility is the regional distributor for EVBox across the Middle East and Africa (MENA) region, operating in more than 15 countries.