The responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding team consists of highly specialized East African and international power project developers, engineers and infrastructure finance professionals. The team has extensive experience in developing and financing power projects, including hydro, wind, solar, biomass and conventional power projects worldwide, mainly in the emerging markets, particularly Africa.
Because of its local presence and international background, the team has access to a wide network of local and international developers, multilateral organizations, development finance institutions (DFIs) and government officials. This network allows responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding to gather local intelligence and play an active role locally to make sure its projects are bankable.
The responsAbility Renewable Energy Holding team is actively supported by responsAbility Investments AG’s specialists in its Zurich headquarters, as well as the responsAbility regional offices, in matters such as back-office support, relationship management and fund-raising.
Nairobi based investment team
21 years of experience as global infrastructure developer and financier (IFC) with focus on renewable energy.
16 years experience as entrepreneur in East Africa with a focus on renewable energy
van den Bos
Head of Investments
Project finance professional with 10 years of renewable energy project finance experience in Africa and Asia.
Project finance professional with 5 years of experience in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Regional developer team
Over 16 years of experience in energy sector in East Africa as a site engineer and construction manager in particular of hydropower plants.
Head of Engineering
41 years of experience in civil engineering, primarily within East Africa infrastructure development projects.
Social Engagement and Liaison Manager
14 years of experience in working with local communities to engage their buy-in to potentially disruptive projects.
Head of Finance
Finance professional with 11 years’ experience in the energy sector working with multinational corporates within East Africa Region.
Electrical engineer with 6 years experience as a project management professional.
Project Developer and Hydrologist
5 years of working experience as Hydrologist and Environmental associate expert.
Electrical Engineer and Project management professional with 3 years of working experience.
Finance professional with 3 and a half years’ experience as a senior auditor at Deloitte. Her experience as an auditor has made her proficient in an array of finance and audit tools, having being involved in the audit of financial statements of various companies across different sectors in Kenya.
Government relations professional with 8 years’ experience in the oil and energy industry in East Africa. Skilled in Public Affairs, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Governmental Affairs.
Team Support and Personal Assistant to MD (rAREH) and Regional Director (rA)
Communication and administrative professional with 5 years’ experience in the banking industry in East and West Africa, and 3 and a half years’ experience in the energy sector.
Senior Technical Assistance Manager
More than 8 years’ experience in project management and technical assistance in the public and private development sectors
Technical Assistance Officer
More than 5 years’ experience in technical assistance and development investments