Envision Racing and the Teijin Group extend their agreement with a focus on driving advancements and understanding in sustainable technologies for a better planet.
Envision Racing have today announced a multi-year partnership renewal with the Teijin Group that will see the global technology-driven chemicals company continue to partner with the team.
Teijin uses the partnership with the “greenest team on the greenest grid” to increase awareness of their technologies and products that contribute to reducing environmental impact and to communicate to wider stakeholders about our corporate stance toward ” climate change mitigation and adaptation”.
Commenting on the announcement, Franz Jung, Vice President of Envision Group and Chairman of the Board of Envision Racing said: “On behalf of Envision Group we are all delighted that the Teijin Group and our racing team are continuing their journey together. It is fantastic to have brands onboard with the team that share the same goals and objectives as Envision’.
Jun Suzuki, chairperson of Teijin Limited, added: “Teijin is committed to developing sustainable technologies and raising awareness of positive climate action, through our support of Envision Racing, we wish to convey our environmental commitments to Teijin stakeholders as well as promote Teijin technologies and products that are helping to reduce the automotive industry’s environmental impact.”
The collaboration sees Teijin step up to Principal Partner level of the racing team and will continue as an Official Partner of the Team’s Race Against Climate Change™ movement. Teijin will also look to support Envision Racing on technological initiatives to help the team drive sustainability and safety innovation with a view to transferring these learnings to our everyday lives.
Sylvain Filippi, Managing Director and CTO at Envision Racing said: “We look forward to continuing our collaboration with the aim of implementing advanced solutions and using our platform in Formula E to increase awareness of Teijin technologies and products.”
Akimoto Uchikawa, President and CEO of Teijin Limited, said: “The partnership with Envision Racing is enabling Teijin to promote and implement initiatives aimed at mitigating climate change. As a people-focused company that develops innovative solutions for enhanced quality of life, Teijin strives to minimize the environment and societal impact of all aspects of its business.”