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About Lawrence Musaba

Dr. Lawrence Musaba got his Bachelor of Engineering Degree (BEng), with Distinction, from the University of Zambia in 1989. He then went on to get his Masters Degree in Power Engineering and PhD from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST, England) in 1991 and 1996 respectively.

Lawrence Musaba

He has worked for the Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines as Senior Electrical Engineer, Midlands Power International (Birmingham, UK) as Assistant Project Development Manager and the University of Zambia as Lecturer and Head of the Department. He joined the Southern African Power Pool in June 2000 and from February 2002, was appointed the Co-ordination Centre Manager.

Dr. Musaba has been instrumental in the development of the SAPP short-term energy market (STEM) and is currently working on the development of a competitive electricity market for the SADC regional, under the umbrella of the SAPP Power Market Project.

He is a Chartered Electrical Engineer of the Institute of Electrical Engineers of the United Kingdom, a Member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia and also a Registered Engineer.