Erica Mackey

Erica Mackey

Erica Mackey
Co-founder and Managing Director, New Markets, Off Grid Electric

Erica Mackey is the co-founder and Chief Operations Officer of Off.Grid:Electric Ltd ( Off.Grid:Electric (OGE) is the world’s first massively scalable off¬-grid power company. It exists to provide affordable and reliable energy called M-¬POWER to communities that currently lack such power. The company utilizes distributed renewable energy to sell pay as you go electricity to customers who suffer from an expensive grid, an unreliable grid, or have no electrical grid access at all. It is headquartered in Arusha, Tanzania and funded by a collection of world-class investors including Solar City, Paul Allen, Omidyar Network, DBL, Zouk Capital and the IFC. Erica and her team have raised over $100M dollars of venture capital and institutional debt to build a business to light Africa. Erica has been recognized as Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs, won an Ashden Award for Financial Innovation, and is alumna of the International Achievement Summit. She also was selected for the Skoll Associate Fellowship at the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship while completing a Masters of Business Administration at Oxford University.


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