The EVOA is the creation of Fares Almazrooei, one of the first adopters of electric vehicles in the region. Fares is a passionate supporter of the shift to clean transportation solutions. He is the Co-founder of Volt.ae, a local business providing consulting services on market entry, investments, and partnerships in the region.
As a Dubai native, Fares works closely with private and public organisations to support the United Arab Emirates’ vision for a sustainable future. He was the Principal Advisor to Tesla on their entry into the UAE market, and continues to play a leadership role in growing the electric vehicle community. He works closely with the Prime Minister’s Office of the UAE government, serving as a trusted liaison across industry stakeholders. Fares serves on multiple government committees, including the UAE Ministry of Energy EV Incentive Committee, and the Dubai Police Future Innovation Committee.
Saeed Al Saeed is a multi-disciplinary professional with experience spanning across industries such as aviation, media, and exhibitions. He has held posts across the Arab region before coming home to the UAE in 2012.
Saeed believes in the need to transition to a sustainable lifestyle to bring balance between our comforts and the wellbeing of our future. This is why he co-founded the EVOA to facilitate the adoption of clean transport in a more supportive environment.