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Ghana: Exclusive interview with the CEO of ECG

At African Utility Week 2019, ESI Africa’s Ashley Theron-Ord had the pleasure of speaking to Samuel Boakye Appiah, the CEO of ECG in Ghana, who was participating in the Utility CEO Forum. “CEOs must accept the fact...

Exhibitor guide: How to be successful at #AUW2019

African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa have created videos to guide exhibitors on how to get return on investments when attending the show.

Expand your power, energy and water horizon at AUW

The 18th annual African Utility Week gathers over 7,000 decision makers from more than 80 countries to discuss the challenges, solutions and successes in the power, energy and water sectors on the continent. Along with multiple side...
Electricidade de Moçambique

Exclusive interview: Insights from Electricidade de Moçambique CEO

Exclusive interview with Dr Mateus Magala, CEO, Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), an invited and confirmed participant of the Utility CEO Forum at the upcoming African Utility Week in Cape Town from 15-17 May. He...

Exclusive interview | EU Ambassador to SA | SME Instrument Programme

Exclusive interview with Dr Marcus Cornaro, EU Ambassador to South Africa. The EU pavilion at this year’s African Utility Week will host 15 SMEs that are beneficiaries of the European Commission's SME Instrument Programme,...

Bottling plant reduces waste water by 60%

Exclusive interview with David Putterill, plant manager of Quality Beverages in Cape Town, one of the technical water project site visits this year during African Utility Week. During a site visit this year, delegates will...
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African pension funds urged to invest in their own ‘story’

The economic environment for private equity investments in Africa is much rosier than a few years ago when the global economy was in a downturn.  According to Romain Py, Investment Director and Head of Transactions...
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Exclusive interview with Netherlands Development Finance Co.

Exclusive interview with Bernhard van Meeteren, Energy Sector Specialist, FMO, Netherlands Development Finance Company. During African Utility Week in Cape Town in May, he will address the Finance & Investment conference on the topic of: A...
Berrie de Jager

Exclusive interview: Berrie de Jager | Standard Bank

Exclusive interview with Berrie de Jager, Head: Natural Resources, Commercial Banking at Standard Bank, a sponsor at the African Utility Week Industry Awards in the Small-Scale Sustainable Energy Project (under 5MW) category. “More and more of...
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Exclusive interview | Indian Chamber of Commerce

Exclusive interview with Dr. Rajeev Singh, the Director General and CEO of the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The ICC is a featured country partner at the upcoming African Utility Week, hosting a pavilion of...