Elias Pöyry is the Co-Founder and Deputy CEO of Virta. He is a seasoned executive in e-mobility, with the track record of establishing several disruptive energy and mobility services and businesses in the past 15 years. Pöyry is a widely connected opinion leader and currently acts as the Chairman of EURELECTRIC’s E-mobility Working Group, representing the organisation in e-mobility. His company, Virta, founded in 2013, is one of the established companies in the industry and the leading EV charging platform in Europe. Virta operates a wide EV charging network in 30 countries, serving more than 350 000 registered EV drivers. There are over 35 000 EV charging stations on the Virta platform with a new charging event initiated on the platform every five seconds.