INVESTMENT TEAM

Spark+ Africa Fund is managed by an investment team with a proven track record and extensive knowledge and relationships in the energy sector in Africa and other developing and developed markets.

The Fund's investment team is located primarily in Nairobi, with members also in Karachi, Washington DC, Geneva, and Amsterdam.

The Fund's exclusive advisor, Enabling Qapital, has offices located in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Africa, Central Asia, East Asia, and Latin America.

Xavier Pierluca

Co-Investment Director

Peter George

Co-Investment Director

Kilonzo Mbwele

Regional Manager - Africa

Brian McConnell

Vice President

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Olivia Fechner

Investment Officer

Gerald Njugi

Investment Officer

Kanwal Rathi, CFA

Investment Officer

Mary Mukuria

Investment Associate

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Mohammad Hayat, CFA

Investment Associate

Constatine Mungai

Investment Associate

Shrikant Avi

Clean Cooking Alliance Venture Lead and 

TA Liason to Spark+

Julie Harris

Senior Advisor and

TA Partner

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

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XAVIER PIERLUCA

Managing Partner

Enabling Qapital

Co-Investment Director

Spark+ Africa Fund

PETER GEORGE

Chairman

Stichting Modern Cooking

Co-Investment Director

Spark+ Africa Fund

CHUCK OLSON

Managing Partner

Enabling Qapital

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OLIVER SKOVGAARD

Portfolio Manager

Woodman Asset Management

ESTHER GERRATT

Principal, New Energies

Shell International

CARLOS ALVAREZ

Managing Director,

Permanent Capital Solutions

UBS Investment Bank

GENERAL PARTNER BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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AIMAO POEAN

Associate Director

Apollo Global Management

KAREN BRADE

Senior Advisor

Independent

ROGER MÜLLER

Managing Partner

Enabling Qapital

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XAVIER PIERLUCA

Managing Partner

Enabling Qapital

Co-Investment Director

Spark+ Africa Fund 

PETER GEORGE

Chairman

Stichting Modern Cooking

Co-Investment Director

Spark+ Africa Fund