Itzik Ben Aharon
Founder and CEO
Having grown a UK electric scooter business from zero to circa 1m turnover in just two years competing against very tough legislation and breaking a previously non existent market. Itzik is an expert in the design and sales of electric micro vehicles.
It was when Itzik moved to London a few years ago and started commuting to and from work on the tube that he understood London needs a more practical way of commuting, which is why Itzik started producing 8Tev - a very special safe efficient and reliable e-scooter series as well as other cargo and micro mobility products.
Tessa has been a lawyer for 25 years with a track record of successful legal service provision in the UK, Japan, Israel and USA around technology, media, renewable energy and entertainment. She has long been an advocate of electric vehicles having bought her first electric car a Reva over 15 years ago.
In 2010 Shimi was the first manufacturer to produce electric bicycles in Israel. He established Urbanico Electric Bikes and Magnum Bikes - both leaders in their fields. Magnum Bikes was later integrated into the international market, in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and is considered one of the leading electric bike companies in the US today. Today Shimi advocates for light electric vehicles, encouraging safe cycling and riding of electric micro mobility vehicles.
Alon Shoavi is the man behind the evolving branding behind 8Tev. The owner of Melon Design Studio, a well established Israeli firm of product design and development. His studio offers creative and simple solutions throughout the design process.
Head of Media
Lotte has spent the last six years working across TV production, working for Walt Disney, Vice and others, she has gained valuable experience in the UK and the Middle East. Responsible for all stages involved in creating and implementing 8Tev’s online presence, content development, media relations and brand partnerships.
Electric Scooter Technician
Quick, precise and excellent customer service, always confident in busy situations - he trained as an orthodentist. As head of our workshop Federico provides repairs, service and maintenance for your electric scooter.