Verdant Automotive Corp. recently announced the naming of Mr. Graham Norton-Standen as their new Chairman of the Board effective immediately. Possessing an extremely rich background with several top tier organizations, Mr. Norton-Standen is a well-known, well-respected, infrastructure manager and advisor.

Mr. Norton-Standen brings a significant amount of corporate experience to Verdant Automotive Corp. He served as Chairman of the Board, CEO, Board Member, Senior Advisor, Group Advisor, Corporate Advisor and numerous other positions with many of the world’s leading companies and fund managers. These include Gartner, EDS, Digital Equipment Corporation, British Telecom, Hewlett Packard, Unisys, Tata Group, and Cable & Wireless, Deutsche Bank, Reuters, P&O and other organizations.

He also acted as an advisor to a number of government and professional bodies during his tenure in different organizations. These included the European Commission, the World Energy Council, EPRI, the Centre for European Policy Studies and the Governments of Sweden and Australia in the run up to privatization of certain industries.

Furthermore, Mr. Norton-Standen acted as a board member to the United States Trade and Investment Council based in Brussels. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Directors.

Mr. Norton-Standen commented, “I’m very excited to be working with the incredible team at Verdant. After meeting them, seeing their motivation and excitement for the electrification of transportation and hearing their story, I knew I wanted to be a part of this dynamic developing story.”

Mr. Daniel Elliott, Verdant Automotive Corp. CEO, stated, “Graham’s incredible experience and knowledge base in the electric infrastructure space is amazing. As a holding company for clean technology, transportation and infrastructure related ventures and initiatives, Verdant has gained a tremendous value in Mr. Norton-Standen.”

Verdant Automotive Corp. is a holding company for clean technology, transportation and infrastructure. They focus on removing barriers to the electrification of transportation. This is through the development of premier electric vehicles, infrastructure and other supporting technologies.

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