CEO, AFRICA SOLAR DESIGNS
Mark Hankins has been a pioneer in in rural electrification and renewable energy in East and Southern Africa for over 25 years. He has worked for private clients, the UN, the World Bank, UNIDO, the GEF, Sida, USAID and others. As MD of African Solar Designs, Ltd., he is a permanent resident of Kenya with both advisory and engineering skills. In the PV sector, he specializes in training, commercial market development, policy, system engineering and project development. An author of 5 books on solar energy and renewables, he has worked on off-grid electrification projects in over 20 countries in Africa.