#165: Leadership Chat: Scott McNeill and Jim Mutrie, Co-CEOs of Switchback II


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On today’s podcast, we welcome special guests Scott McNeill and Jim Mutrie, Co-CEOs of Switchback II. The company recently announced a $2.3 billion business combination with Bird, a leader in shared short range environmentally friendly electric transportation.

On the show, Scott and Jim discuss:

- Their background in oil & gas and subsequent pivot to an energy transition focus

- The thesis behind Switchback series of SPACs and lessons learned from the ChargePoint deal

- Why Bird was an ideal merger candidate for Switchback II

- What differentiates Bird in the highly competitive micromobilty sector

- And more

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