Pakistan is blessed with brainy highbrows and is accredited on the national and global spectrum. German carmaker Mercedes-Benz is soon going to launch its electric vehicles (EV) and the company’s entire transition to enter the EV market is being led by a Pakistani-born auto expert Sajjad khan. Karachi-Born Sajjad Khan Leads Mercedes Benz’s Transition to the Electric Vehicle Market.
Who is Sajjad Khan?
Sajjad is a Karachi born Pakistani who is the brain behind the EV transitioning of the world’s high class 4 wheels luxury. He has a master’s degree in Information and Communication Technology and specializes in product engineering. Following his first international projects in the industry, Sajjad Khan joined DaimlerChrysler AG in 2001.
He worked there on several projects in the field of infotainment before transferring to the materials purchasing department in 2004, where he procured electronic components for cars. He took over the responsibility for Digital Vehicle & Mobility as Vice President at Daimler AG in spring 2015. Sajjad has also been working as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of CASE since June 2017 and has been leading the whole CASE organization (Connected, Autonomous, Shared & Services, Electric), since October 2018.
Karachi-Born Sajjad Khan Leads Mercedes Benz’s Transition to the Electric Vehicle Market
What Forbes Said:
“Sajjad Khan is the member of the Board of Management of Mercedes-Benz AG and Chief Technical Officer, and the company under his leadership will be launching six new all-electric EQ models. The electric EQS sedan by Mercedes will link the current gasoline-engine S500 and S580 models as the third member of the flagship S-class lineup. The new models will be manufactured in Germany at Factory 56.”
“The EQS will be the first model to get the latest electric architecture designed for luxury and executive EV models. Sajjad has also rolled out the MUBX Hyper screen for the EQS sedan that has been dubbed as the savoir-faire and the nervous system of the four-wheeler.”
On the launch of the Hyper screen for EQS, Sajjad said,
“With its unique electro-aesthetics and high user-friendliness, it represents the entire character of the EQS – avant-garde, cool, personal, and useful.”
Here you go, Sajjad Khan!
You made the country PROUD.