Switch welcomes Sarwant Singh Saini to Leadership Team

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03.05.21
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Dual leadership role within Switch family for industry expert

Today, Sarwant Singh Saini joins Switch. He has been appointed President and Chief Planning Officer of Switch Mobility Ltd, and CEO of OHM Global Mobility Ltd.

The newest member of the team will be bringing with him over 28 years of experience in leading major advisory and transformation engagements. The primary focus throughout his career has been to make organisations future ready. For 22 years, Sarwant Singh Saini worked at Frost & Sullivan where he became a Managing Partner in 2019. He was also the company's Regional Leader for Middle East, Africa and South Asia Operations, as well as Global Head of its Mobility, Aerospace, Defence & Security Practice.

Mr Singh is a well-known thought leader and futurist who "combines engineering acumen with strong commercial experience". (Forbes Profile)

Beyond his business accomplishments, he has founded a think tank group that works on future (Mega) trends, and is the author of New Mega Trends – Implications for Our Future Lives.

"Switch has an ambitious plan to provide net zero carbon van and bus solutions globally and is delighted to be able to recruit world-class talent such as Sarwant. Sarwant brings with him a wealth of experience in management consulting from his previous role where he spent 22 years. He will be a key member of the leadership team at Switch and we look forward to him building both our planning and MaaS capabilities. We welcome him on board and look forward to his contributions towards the growth of Switch." Dr. Andy Palmer, Vice Chairman of Switch Mobility Ltd

"I am delighted to join Switch Mobility with a mandate to fast track the adoption of zero carbon commercial mobility products and solutions. I have always advised organisations that exciting opportunities await electric mobility in the commercial space, and the key to unlocking them is through innovative business models. Switch is well poised to be a global pioneer in this field." Sarwant Singh Saini