Wasuthagroup partners with Zipmex to allow customers to pay for Tesla with crypto.
April 23, 2021
BANGKOK, THAILAND: Zipmex, Asia’s leading digital assets platform continues to be the preferred cryptocurrency partner for the automotive industry as it partners with Wasuthagroup for the purchase of Tesla in Thailand. The fast adoption of crypto as payment have recently ignited wide interest from various industries and propelled global companies to expand payment channels to reflect this trend. Fresh off Elon Musk’s announcement to accept sales of Tesla using cryptocurrency and Zipmex’s recent signing with Renazzo (Lamborghini), this new development is in line with many global company’s mission to raise the bar in providing efficient experiences for consumers.
Dr. Akalarp Yimwilai, CEO and Co-Founder of Zipmex shared, “We are honored to mark another milestone in our journey towards a cashless society with this exciting partnership with Wasuthagroup, the first importer of Tesla in Thailand. Our hope is that we will be able to continue this expansion in enabling consumers to experience brands with ease and convenience. Tesla is a state-of-the-art technology-driven brand with its sight on the future and this partnership is a perfect symbiosis of that. Both companies recognize the gravity of technology and its impact towards our lifestyle as well as opening up new experiences for our customers. We are incredibly excited and look forward to developing many more partnerships as such.”
Starting May 2021, any account holders of Zipmex will be able to purchase Tesla at Wasuthagroup showrooms across the country through Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Tether USD (USDT), and Zipmex Token (ZMT), the company’s very own token.
“Wasuthagroup ’s vision has always been to deliver the best Car Buying Experience to our Customers. We are extremely lucky to have a like-minded partner like ZIPMEX who shares our philosophy. This initiative will allow Car buyers to not only purchase vehicles using Cryptocurrencies such as ZMT and BTC. Our entire group holding will also accept such currencies from EV charging payments, Car leasing payments to Car Servicing payments.” Thanudchaporn Wasuthasawat, Managing Director of Wasuthagroup.
Zipmex aims to support a new generation towards a digital future as it continues to educate the market and provide consumers with innovative payment solutions and products. The company continues to maintain a strong momentum through successful numerous collaborations with leading business partners in Thailand such as Major Cineplex and Rapidz, the leading digital wallet provider in South East Asia to niche businesses such as NOVA Contemporary Gallery. Additionally, Zipmex has an ongoing partnership with Taejai.com, an online fundraising platform whereby all donations go towards UNICEF NextGen’s project.
“My hope is that as Zipmex continues to expand its partnership across various industries to enable customers an aspiration life, they will be able to do so enrichment as well as broadening their opportunity to understand and gain access to crypto investments,” Dr. Akalarp Yimwilai added.
Zipmex is one of leading digital assets exchange platforms in South East Asia and the only that is licensed in Thailand, as well as regulated in Singapore, Indonesia and Australia. The company is one of the fastest growing in the region with a focus on providing retail and institutional investors. It aims to educate, excite and enrich the everyday person on alternative wealth platforms with the goal of providing experiences beyond finance.
Wasuthagroup is Thailand’s leading Automotive Service Company established in 1982. The company offers solutions from its importing services of Luxury Vehicles, Automotive software solutions, Automotive Leasing solutions, Extended Warranty solutions and its EV Charging Solutions. The goal for the company is to continuously improve and provide new services through innovation to facilitate the shifting dynamics in the Automotive Industry.