Winner of the BatteryMBA scholarship and further incentives announced

Arvensis Partners and Battery Associates are delighted to announce the winner of the first co-sponsored scholarship for the BatteryMBA.

The scholarship was offered as an incentive for early responses to the 2021 Battery Talent Survey and the first 20 respondents to the survey were entered into the draw.

The winner of the free place for the BatteryMBA

The winner was picked this morning and we are sending our warmest congratulations to Apurva Watekar. Apurva meets all academic and professional criteria to take up the scholarship and was one of the first 20 entrants to answer our survey.

She says: “I am a battery professional and I am glad to have received this scholarship for Battery MBA in association with Arvensis and Battery Associates. Thank you for giving me this opportunity I am really excited and looking forward to attending this program.”

Start straight away

The course will commence today, September 13th, 2021 and Apurva will graduate from it in December 2021. Arvensis Partner and Battery Associates are delighted to offer the scholarship to such a worthy candidate.

Want to claim your own £250 voucher?

The survey will remain open until 23rd September 2021 and we added a new incentive for further responses.

For all responses submitted between today and the 23rd September, we will give away a further £250 voucher towards a further Battery education course provided by Battery Associates.


To be in with a chance to win this voucher, a coaching session and a free executive summary, take part in the survey here.



Last but not least – thank you!


We also want to thanks the hundreds of participants so far, helping us create valuable insights into this growing employment sector. We have received a very positive response to this first industry survey and really appreciate all participants time.


About Arvensis:

Arvensis is a purpose-led advisory firm supporting clients with talent searches in core sustainability markets such as mining, battery & battery recycling, energy and travel. When the search is on for niche specialists and leaders – identifying, reaching & engaging the silent talent necessary for business to succeed – Arvensis provide a unique sourcing solution. A sustainability recruitment firm with a difference, Arvensis source the best talent for clients driving towards carbon neutrality and circular economy. Executive search is a science and an art, requiring a pragmatic, programmatic, and scientific approach led by solid research methodologies and partnership ethos. Partnering with clients with a strong sustainability focus and providing a flexible service portfolio allows us to do the best for every client and candidate.

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About Battery Associates:

Battery Associates (B.A) is an impact-driven company working towards sustainable battery innovation. We adopt a multidisciplinary approach to solve battery challenges and offer cutting edge solutions for the battery sector worldwide, through a range of education, innovation, and consultancy-based services. Our work helps train a diverse battery workforce, bring about affordable and open-source battery solutions, and increase transparency in the battery supply chain. Join us!