Naveen Munjal is the Managing Director of Hero Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd., a part of The Hero Eco Group.
As an entrepreneur, having built the Hero Electric brand into a leading manufacturer and a market leader in the EV 2-wheeler market in India, he is also widely recognized in shaping the Indian Electric Two-Wheeler Industry as well as his contributions to various forums in the Electric Vehicle sphere both in India and globally.
Hero Electric under Naveen in 2012 launched A2B in the international markets, a premium brand of Electric Bicycles, widely considered one of the pioneers in the premium EV industry globally. In 2008, Naveen was also instrumental in founding the SMEV (Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles), the only representative body of the Indian Electric Vehicle Industry in India and continues to chair as it’s President since inception. Consistent efforts of SMEV have resulted in the Indian Government’s push towards making EV adoption a key agenda under various policies both at the State and National level. Naveen is also on the board of LEVA (Light Electric Vehicle Association), USA.
An advocate on climate change and zero emission mobility and Naveen regularly speaks at various global forums and conferences like EVS, IDTechEx, CLSA, Bloomberg NEF, DAM Capital, Jefferies, Climate Change Summit, NASSCOM, ASSOCHAM, FICCI, CII, FADA etc sharing his vision for a greener, cleaner future.
He has participated as a speaker at the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland
Naveen has also chaired the CII(Confederation of Indian Industry),NewDelhi State as its Chairman. In the past, and been a board memberin EO (Entrepreneur’s Organisation) and is currently on the board of YPO (Young Presidents Organisation), Delhi Chapter.
He regularly interacts with students at various institutions like IIM, IIT etc., and has taken on the role of teaching Post Graduate students at Masters’ Union on the Future of Mobility as of 2021.
Naveen completed his schooling from Lawrence School Sanawar, and subsequently went on to do his MBA in International Marketing from Huron University, UK and is an avid Street Photographer, an Advanced Open Water diver and adventure sports enthusiast.