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Shortlist is building a better way to hire, combining the best of tech, data, and human touch to provide executive search and talent technology services across Africa, India, and 20+ countries globally. What is Shortlist’s mission? Shortlist is focused on two core offerings: (1) Shortlist Search: we provide executive search… Read More

Kenya Renewable Energy Association (KEREA) 

The Kenya Renewable Energy Association (KEREA) is an independent non-profit association dedicated to facilitating the growth and development of renewable energy business in Kenya. KEREA was formed in August 2002 by members of the Renewable Energy Resources Technical Committee of the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) and is registered under section… Read More


We put capital to work for good. Our goal is to solve some of the world’s biggest social and environmental challenges by supporting competitive, high-impact businesses. We find and support great entrepreneurs and the companies they build. KawiSafi deploys patient capital and collaborates to build talent, deepen markets, and crowd… Read More

Metsec Cables

Metsec Cables’s mission is to provide their customers with integrated energy solutions based on state-of-the-art technology and consistent excellence in execution, ultimately delivering sustainable growth and profitability. Q&A Where is it based? Nairobi, Kenya When was it created? 1990 Who is the CEO? Hemal Doshi In which region/s are you… Read More

Usafi Green Energy

Usafi Green Energy’s mission is to be the leading clean energy alternative provider solutions in Africa and to the refugee camps. Usafi Green Energy is part of GOGLA’s ELEVATE cohort.  Q&A Where is it based? Kenya When was it created? 2020 Who is the CEO? Brian Oiro What feature do… Read More


Upya has developed an innovative and low-cost CRM software for Last Mile Distributors across Africa. The software is designed to help distributors manage, streamline and scale their operations, by enabling them to focus on last-mile distribution and client relationships while keeping IT costs low. It offers powerful in-app communication features… Read More

Productive Solar Solutions

Productive Solar Solution’s mission is supporting rural development by promoting agricultural mechanisation and the uptake of renewable energy. Q&A Where is it based? Kenya When was it created? 2021 Who is the CEO? Gregory Denn In which region/s are you present? Global What feature do you think makes you unique?… Read More

Devabits Green Energy Ltd

Our mission is to improve energy access to rural off-grid households. Deevabits Green Energy is part of GOGLA’s ELEVATE cohort. Where is it based? Kenya When was it created? 2016 Who is the CEO? David Wanjau In which region/s are you present? East Africa What feature do you think makes you unique?… Read More


It is our Key value to link Communal markets, Agribusiness processors, and Cold Chain stakeholders with affordable, solar- powered cooling solutions that are energy-saving and minimize manufacturing footprint. Baridi is part of GOGLA’s ELEVATE cohort.  Q&A What is Baridi’s mission? Our mission is to enable solar-powered cooling in East… Read More

Barefoot Power

Barefoot Power is a leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of solar-powered assets that enable sustainable lifestyles and generates income to off-grid / weak-grid households in Africa and the South Pacific. Visit the Barefoot Power website… Read More