Majority team owner
Envision is a leading digital energy company. Envision owns the world’s largest Energy IoT platform, EnOS™, currently managing 100GW of energy assets globally (about the same as the UK’s entire generating capacity). Integrating Sonnen, ChargePoint, AutoGrid, and Bazefield etc., Envision is building a comprehensive global energy IoT and smart city ecosystem.
Founded in 2007, the company’s heritage is in the wind sector; today Envision is China’s second largest wind turbine company and the seventh largest in the world. Headquartered in Shanghai, Envision has regional offices across Asia, Europe, North and South Americas and has established global R&D and engineering centres in Denmark, Germany, Singapore and the United States.
Envision’s mission is to “solve the challenges for a sustainable future”; the company is committed to creating a world of beautiful energy where everyone has access to clean, secure and affordable energy.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Official IT Partner
Hewlett Packard Enterprise is a leading global provider of cutting-edge technology solutions businesses need to optimise their IT. Helping them build a secure, cloud-enabled, mobile-ready future that is uniquely suited to their needs.
What a perfect partner then to support us in our journey on the electric highway of Formula E! As Virgin Racing’s Official IT partner, HPE has delivered state of the art and disruptive Information Technology both on and off track. Offering integral data analytics and race engineer technology to help revolutionise race strategy decisions, this unique partnership provides us with solutions that enable us as a racing team to be the leaders in our industry.
Kaspersky Lab is a global cybersecurity company celebrating its 20 year anniversary in 2017.
Kaspersky Lab’s deep threat intelligence and security expertise is constantly transforming into security solutions and services to protect businesses, critical infrastructure, governments and consumers around the globe. The company’s comprehensive security portfolio includes leading endpoint protection and a number of specialized security solutions and services to fight sophisticated and evolving digital threats. Over 400 million users are protected by Kaspersky Lab technologies and we help 270,000 corporate clients protect what matters most to them.
Kaspersky Lab is uniquely placed to protect Virgin Racing’s technology and keep the team ahead of the competition. We are at the forefront of developing cutting-edge technologies to keep connected and autonomous vehicles secured against cyber threats, on and off the race track.
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Official Team Partner
As one of the world’s leading providers of solutions for the engineered fastening, security, tools and storage industries, STANLEY has put innovation at its core for 175 years.
Through this partnership, STANLEY will deliver technical and operational support to the DS Virgin Racing team to help fuel its on-track success. Along with providing tools, fastenings and other high performance products, the company’s STANLEY Tools and Engineered Fastening businesses will work side-by-side with our own engineers to develop new technologies and innovations that will further enhance the performance of our fully-electric race cars, help accelerate the growth of sustainable mobility solutions and shape the future of transportation for next generations.
STANLEY Engineered Fastening has been revolutionizing fastening and assembly technologies for almost a century. More than 90 per cent of all new automobiles and light trucks manufactured in Europe and North America use the company’s engineered fasteners. Having the latest STANLEY equipment and tools available to our mechanics, both at races and at our Silverstone headquarters, will help improve our efficiency and contribute that extra winning margin.
Since its inception in 1963, Alpinestars is now the world-leading manufacturer of professional racing products, motorcycling airbag protection, high-performance apparel and technical footwear.
The Italian-formed company is involved across the highest-level motorsport championships including Formula 1, NASCAR, World Motocross, MotoGP and Formula E, and has led to the creation of the most advanced technical equipment for the world racing’s top athletes.
The company employs near 500 staff worldwide with headquarters in Los Angeles, California, Northern Italy, Tokyo and Southeast Asia headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand.
For season four, Alpinestars will supply the race suits for the Virgin Racing Formula E Team.