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.

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Xavier Pierluca

Co-Investment

Director

Co-Investment

Director

Peter George

Vice President

Africa

Brian McConnell

Regional Manager

Africa & Middle East

Kilonzo Mbwele

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Investment Officer

Olivia Fechner

Investment Officer

Gerald Njugi

Investment Officer

Kanwal Rathi, CFA

Investment Analyst

Mary Mukuria

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Investment Analyst

Mohammad Hayat, CFA

Senior

Investment Analyst

Constatine Mungai

Clean Cooking Alliance Venture Lead and 

TA Liason to Spark+

Shrikant Avi

Senior Advisor and

TA Partner

Julie Harris

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

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OLIVER SKOVGAARD

Portfolio Manager

Woodman Asset Management

ESTHER GERRATT

Principal, New Energies

Shell International

CHUCK OLSON

Managing Partner

Enabling Qapital

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