Mr. Wondimu Tenkir Gebremariam is a veteran in the energy sector of the East African region. With over 25 years of experience building, operating and financing energy projects he is considered one of the leading experts in the implementation of electrification in East Africa. Wondimu is the co-founder of Sigma Electric and most recently the Head Operation | East Africa for Cambridge Industries Ltd. He is currently the lead project manager for the first waste-to-energy project in Africa, the Reppie facility of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Most recently he oversees the implementation of rural micro-grid projects in Ethiopia, Somaliland and Kenya.