Co-Founder and Managing Director, Global EVRT

Mr. Ben Pullen is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Global EVRT, an events company with the mission to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles for the creation of smart and sustainable societies.

Mr. Pullen first moved to the UAE in order to contribute to the fast-growing solar industry during the launch of DEWA’s Shams Dubai Program. Through this experience and wider activities in clean technology and climate change issues, he learnt to appreciate the role that electric vehicles play in the creation of smart and sustainable societies; the driving force behind his work.

Mr. Pullen organised the first electric vehicle road trip in the Middle East. This included his leading on the curation of the electric vehicle conference in Dubai in February 2017, as well as facilitating the building of some of the first electric vehicle charging infrastructure across the UAE.

The impact of his initiatives has had resounding effects across the UAE and Europe. Consequently, an episode focused on his work and the Emirates EVRT featured on the well-renowned show, Robert Llewellyn’s Fully Charged Show. The story of his work has also been shared across mainstream media including Sky News Arabia, Dubai Eye, Gulf News, Emirates 24/7 and The National.