EVBox buy French fast-charging provider EVTronic
EVBox announces the acquisition of French fast and ultra-fast charging station manufacturer EVTronic. With this acquisition, EVBox grows their global base to 60,000 installed charging points, including 700 fast charging (DC) stations.
EVTronic designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a range of fast charging stations for electric vehicles since 2007. In parallel, the company is active in R&D, with a focus on V2G (Vehicle-to-Grid) technologies.
EVBox CEO Kristof Vereenooghe described the acquisition as beneficial specifically with a view to economies of scale and development. Furthermore, EVBOx can provide the full range of charging solutions “from 3.7kW up to 350kW (while) offering charging solutions at home, at work, and in public,” explains the CEO.
All current EVtronic employees will join EVBox. EVTronic Founder & President Eric Stempin will join the EVBox Management Team as Chief Research Officer (CRO). He will be focusing on fast and ultra-fast chargers and setting up the EVBox Innovation Lab.