2017 ADVISORY BOARD

POWER-GEN & DistribuTECH Africa would like to thank the following members of the Advisory Committee for their assistance and support

Lolu Adubifa
MD/CEO
Lavayo Energy
Nigeria

Jan Antończyk
Managing Director
Energoprojekt-Katowice SA

Mike Andrews
Managing Director
O.E.N Enterprises
South Africa

Salihu Auta
General Manager (Operations)
Kainji Hydro Electric plc
Nigeria

Reynolds Beks Dagogo-Jack
Chairman, Presidential Task Force on Power 
The Presidency
Nigeria

Musara Beta
Chief Market Analyst
Southern African Power Pool (SAPP)

Gordon Blackwood
General Sales Manager
Doosan Power Systems
United Kingdom

Sebastian Bloem
Marketing Manager
DCD Heavy Engineering
South Africa

Stefan Boggia
Sales Manager
Ansaldo Energia
South Africa

Tristan Bosser
CEO
Aurora Wind Power
South Africa

Scott Brodsky
Partner
Oppenheimer Partners
South Africa 

Albert Butare
CEO
Africa Energy Services Group
Rwanda

Derek Campbell
Africa Power Analyst
Bloomberg NEF
South Africa

Mike Cary
Past President
SAIEE
South Africa

Sam Dargan
Manager
Great Lakes Energy
Rwanda

Jiten Deonarain
Manager
GP Strategies
South Africa

Bertha Dlamini
Managing Director
EON Consulting
South Africa

Saneshan Govender
Specialist Gas Turbines
Eskom
South Africa

Kribendran Govender
VP Business Development Power & New Energy
Sasol New Energy
South Africa

Gareth Gregory
Africa Head, Strategic Energy and Client Delivery
Energy.Security.Services AFRICA (Pty) Ltd
South Africa

Amos Hadebe
Director: Government & Regulatory Affairs – Africa
Honeywell
South Africa

Oise Ihonde
Director of Sales
Modec International
Nigeria

Louis Jestin
EPPEI Senior Manager
EDF, ESKOM
South Africa

Eric Kariningufu
CEO
3E Power
Rwanda

Jacob Klimstra
Consultant
Jacob Klimstra Consulting
The Netherlands

Matshela Koko
Acting CEO
Eskom
South Africa

Arnaud De Limburg
CEO
Avon Peaking Power
South Africia

Mthunzi Luthuli
Managing Director
Luthuli Power
South Africa

Zethu Mackenzie
Senior Manager
NERSA (National Energy Regulator of South Africa)
South Africa

Melusi Maposa
Resource Operating Group
Accenture
South Africa

Ernest Mkhonta
General Manager Operations
Swaziland Electricity Company
Swaziland

Renita Moonsamy
Managing Director
Lontohcoal Asia Ltd.
Hong Kong

Ray Mullen
Sales Manager - Utility Plants
Alstom
South Africa

Kevin Nassiep
CEO
S.A National Energy Research Institute SANERI (Pty) Ltd
South Africa

Marcus Nelle
Vice President
Siemens
Germany 

Dave Nicholls
Chief Nuclear Officer, Generation Group
Eskom
South Africa

George Njenga
Regional Executive for the GE Steam Power Systems
GE
South Africa

Jacopo Pendezza
Project Manager
CEFA Tanzania
Tanzania

William Price
Country Manager
ENEL Green Power
South Africa

Shahid Qadri
Sales Director
Black & Veatch
South Africa

Jay Ramdhani
Country Manager
GP Strategies Corporation
South Africa

Jens Reich
Director South Africa
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany

Hein Reyneke
Head of Development : Wind Energy
Mainstream South Africa
South Africa

Jason Schaeffler
Regional Technical Coordinator
REEEP
South Africa

Thulani Shange
Investment Banking Advisory
Barclays Africa
South Africa

Olasupo Shasore
Partner
Ajumogobia & Okeke
Nigeria

Alwyn Smith
CEO
Southern African Alternative Energy Association  (SAAEA)
South Africa

Leon Tromp
Chief Engineer
Lesotho Highlands Water Commission
South Africa

Jay Urban
Manager Power Consulting
Parsons Brinckerhoff
South Africia

Omar Vajeth
Vice President, Global Business Development and Commercial
Sembcorp
South Africa

Bhavtik Vallabhjee
Director of Power & Energy
Barclays Africa
South Africa 

Roland Zepeck
Consultant

IBD - International Business Development
Germany

Silas Zimu
Special Advisor to the President / CEO Suzlon Wind Energy
South Africa

Shirley Chauke
Chief Executive Officer
Hamon
South-Africa

Dr. Willem de Beer (Chairman)
South Africa

Mike Adriaanzen
Business Development Manager
Ventyx, an ABB Company
South Africa

Wolsey Barnard
Deputy Director General: Energy and Projects
Department of Energy
South Africa

Chris Billingham
Chief Engineer - Grid Operations
Eskom
South Africa

Mvuleni Bukula
Director:  Retail and Commercial Management
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality
South Africa

Ronald Chauke
HOD Regulatory Reform
NERSA
South Africa

Simon Churches
Portfolio Manager
Vodacom Business Mobility
South Africa

Jason Cigarran
VP Marketing
Comverge
South Africa

Michael Edmond
VP
 S&C Electricity Company
USA

Johan Engelbrecht
Sales Director
Ventyx, an ABB Company
South Africa

Johan Enslin
Director of Energy Production & Infrastructure Center (EPIC)
UNCC
USA

Engr Emmanuel Ezkwere
Asst. General Manager
Natural Environment Research Council – Nigeria
Nigeria

Bandon Fleisher
Director
Eskom Program Management
Comverge
South Africa

Morton Hald
CEO
EldoAfrica
South Africa

Andrew Jones
S&C Electric Company
South Africa

Lawrence Jones
Vice President, International Programs
Edison Electric Institute
United States

Gilman Kasiga
CEO & Co Founder
EA-Power
Tanzania

Mel Kerspuy
Deputy Director: Revenue and Customer Relationship Management
City of Johannesburg
South Africa


Mthobeli Kolisa
Executive Director
Municipal Infastructure
SALGA
South Africa

Doron Kowensky
Integrator
H3i Squared
South Africa

Ivan Laban
Durban Municipality
Ethekwini Electricity
South Africa

Francois Le Roux
Business Development Executive Enterprise Software
ABB Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd
South Africa

Nelisiwe Magubane
Chairman
Matleng Energy Solutions
South Africa

Roger Martin
S&C Electric Company
South Africa

Imraan Mohamed
Itron
South Africa

Prince Moyo
General Manager
Eskom
South Africa

Pinehas Mutota 
Manager Economic Regulations
Electricity Control Board – Namibia
Namibia

Sindiswa Mzamo
Group COO
Edison Power Group
South Africa

Hennie Nel
Portfolio Manager
Eksom
South Africa

Nhlanhla Ngidi
SALGA
South Africa

Damian Padachi
General Manager
Itron
South Africa

Charl Retief
ESRI
South Africa

Aumkar Sukhoo
Power Delivery Outage Process Manager
Eskom
South Africa

Rodney Swartz
Senior Sales Manager
Infrastructure and Cities Sector
Siemens
South Africa

Anant Vekateswar
Director, Strategy and Solutions (Global)
Energy & Utilities
WIPRO Technologies
United States