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Nairobi, Kenya
Speaks English

An expert in renewable energy regulation in Kenya

An expert in the development and regulation of renewable energy projects in Kenya. More than 15 years of experience in the Kenyan renewable energy space and currently through as Director of Renewable Energy at the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)
Questions I can answer:
How is the energy regulation environment in Kenya?
What are good strategies for project implementation?
What is the renewable energy landscape in Kenya?


Experience
Energy Regulatory Commission • Kenya

Director Renewable Energy

2012 - Present (6 years, 3 months)
Responsible for leading the planning, development, implementation and execution of structures for the development and regulation of the renewable energy and energy efficiency through research and planning, development of standards and regulations, and compliance and enforcement. The jobholder is also responsible for management of the departmental resources including budgets, and development and retention of talent
Energy Regulatory Commission, Kenya • Kenya

Renewable Energy Licensing & Compliance

2011 - 2012 (6 months)
Ensuring that renewable energy in Kenya is licensed and monitored for compliance as per the laid down legal and regulatory framework. The role holder is also responsible for coordination of the development of renewable energy regulations and standards, and coordinating renewable energy studies and research projects and codes of practice
KTDA, R&D Department

Development Engineer

2009 - 2011 (1 year, 10 months)
In charge of the process and product improvement as well as new product and process development, energy improvement and development and energy audits
James Finlay (Kenya) Limited • Kenya

Research & Development Manager

2003 - 2009 (6 years, 5 months)
Industrial tea research and process efficiency, boiler, dryers etc. Also in charge of the process automation including Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), process design and re-engineering, renewable energy technologies (Biogas generation, Biomass utilization, Cogen, etc)