Ms. Tameezan wa Gathui
Tameezan is an energy practitioner with over 25 years’ experience working in renewable energy in both the private and development sectors in Kenya. She is the founder and current Chair of Women in Sustainable Energy and Entrepreneurship (WISEE) which aims to assist women to acquire skills and knowledge to use and promote Renewable Energy Technologies (RETs) in East Africa and was formerly the energy portfolio coordinator at Practical Action Consulting. Her areas of specialization are solar photovoltaics and bioenergy. Tameezan’s engagement in the energy sector cuts across several countries including Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, India, Peru, Spain and the United Kingdom.