1313 Taxi firm wins hat-trick of accolades

1313 Taxis, the largest electric and hybrid Taxi Company in India, has won a hat-trick of prizes at three separate award ceremonies in a matter of weeks. Its managing director, Amrinder Singh, was named as a young entrepreneur of the year by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB). 1313 Taxi Company was also given the accolade for the green business of the year at the latest Northumberland Business Awards, and it picked up the prize for the best private-hire company at the Professional Driver Quality, Service and Innovation (QSi) Awards and his entrepreneurial spirit and achievements were recognized at the first FSB Business Awards for the north.

He said “We have won a lot of awards over the years, but to win this hat-trick of awards is really very special. “To be named young entrepreneur of the year is a true honor and privilege.” 1313 Taxis’ commitment to sustainability was recognized by the Northumberland Business Awards, dedicated to recognizing and rewarding the achievements of the country’s top companies.

Amrinder Singh also said: “This is just the beginning for me or for my company. We want to be fully electric by 2018.” 1313 Taxis, based at sec 34-A Chandigarh (India), has been serving the region for over 10 years and now runs a fleet of more than 200 vehicles, up from 80 in 2015.