“How do you make the world a better place by 2020?”
This profound question, posed by Klaus Schwab at the 2005 World Economic Forum in
got the Israeli entrepreneur, Shai Agassi thinking. With a passion for tackling
large-scale challenges, Agassi sought to answer this question with a pragmatic solution
to free cars from oil, reduce harmful tailpipe emissions, and usher in an era
of sustainable transportation. Davos, Switzerland
After considering various different alternatives, Agassi zeroed in on Electric Vehicles. Today, he works with government leaders, auto manufacturers, energy companies and others to make his vision—zero-emission vehicles powered by electricity from renewable sources—a reality in countries around the globe.
Source INSEAD 2010 case study