Rik Wuts

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An engineer at heart, Rik is an experienced technology entrepreneur with deep experience in Africa. As a co-founder of Powerhive, one of the pioneers of the mini-grid sector and one of the largest mini-grid operators / private utilities in Africa, he developed, structured, and managed businesses in several countries across the continent, as well as developing and implementing new innovative technologies and business models. Prior to this he was active in the software, consumer electronics, and telecoms industries globally, focused on developing innovations and implementing ambitious scaling strategies. He once launched a new product in 37 countries in 18 months.