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Country Spotlight: Kenya

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8th June 2021

This is a series of three closed door sessions taking place on the 8th June, addressing Kenya’s pressing energy issues by bringing together relevant stakeholders.
Three very specific and highly engaging topics have been circulated in advance and the sessions will be interactive - participants are encouraged to come with questions as well as being prepared to answer questions from the moderator. 

09:30- 11:00 BST: Regional Co-operation and PPPs – How Kenya’s Treasury Has Overhauled the PPP Unit to Simplify and Hasten the Pace of Large Scale Projects.

11:30- 13:00 BST: Kenya’s Renewable Energy Project Pipeline – reviewing Kenya’s project pipeline for renewable energy development

14:00- 15:30 BST: Seeking Gas Development Partners – As Kenya seeks deeper understanding of the role of gas both regionally and nationally, we learn more about KenGen’s RFP and explore the potential economic impact of gas.

CONFIRMED PARTICIPANTS TO DATE INCLUDE:

SESSION 1

 
Christopher Kirigua, Director General, Public Private Partnership, Government of Kenya 
Eric Mwangi, Senior Adviser, Ministry of Energy, Kenya
Dr. John Mativo, Ag. General Manager Project Development Services, Ketraco (Kenya Electricity Transmission Co. Ltd.), Kenya
Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria, Acting Director General, Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA), Kenya
Professor Izael Da Silva, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC), Research & Innovation, Strathmore University, Kenya
Rennie Kariuki, Underwriter, African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)
Bana Habtom, Project Finance Senior Analyst, DEG
Richard Morison, Transaction Advisor, RTI International
Rachel More-Oshodi, Deputy VP Africa, Total

 
SESSION 2
 
Eric Mwangi, Senior Adviser, Ministry of Energy, Kenya
Dr. John Mativo, Ag. General Manager Project Development Services, Ketraco (Kenya Electricity Transmission Co. Ltd.), Kenya
Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria, Acting Director General, Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA), Kenya 
Professor Izael Da Silva, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC), Research & Innovation, Strathmore University, Kenya
Obbie Banda, Underwriter, African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) 
Bana Habtom, Project Finance Senior Analyst, DEG
Ria Govender, Senior Legal & Public Private Partnership Advisor, East Africa Energy Program, RTI International
Rachel More-Oshodi, Deputy VP Africa, Total
SESSION 3
 
Eric Mwangi, Senior Adviser, Ministry of Energy, Kenya
Daniel Kiptoo Bargoria, Acting Director General, Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA), Kenya
Rachel More-Oshodi, Deputy VP Africa, Total
Paul Byamugisha, Underwriter, African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)
Bana Habtom, Project Finance Senior Analyst, DEG