CEO, Cambridge Industries Ltd.,
Mr. Samuel Z. Alemayehu is the Global Managing Director of Cambridge Industries Ltd. Mr. Samuel Alemayehu started his career in Silicon Valley as a serial entrepreneur. He began his professional career as an Associate at Venrock Associates. He then moved to Africa in 2009; founding and investing in numerous companies across the continent and in a range of industries. Most recently he co-founded Cambridge; to accelerate the implementation of pioneering infrastructure projects. He has overseen the development and construction of the first municipal waste-to-energy facility in Africa; located in Addis Ababa; Ethiopia as well as the development of renewable energy projects throughout Africa. Samuel is an active investor globally and sits on the board of numerous companies. He is an expert on technology-led development. He is a graduate of Stanford University School of Engineering. He is a World Economic Forum (Davos) 2018 Young Global Leader.