Managing Director, E.ON Off Grid Solutions
Daniel Becker is the Managing Director of E.ON Off Grid Solutions GmbH (EOGS) which he founded as an independent start-up within E.ONs agile accelerator program. EOGS is solely dedicated to further access to energy by building a sustainable business model focused on decentral renewable energy solutions that enable economic growth targeted at consumers in rural Africa.
Daniel and his team have to date installed 8 mini-grids supplying 600 households with 24/7 AC power in Tanzania. The company is trading as rafiki power (friendly power in Swahili) in east Africa (www.rafikipower.com). In addition to electricity EOGS provides access and financing to consumer and productive use products. EOGS is currently preparing to scale its operations in Tanzania.
Prior to founding EOGS Daniel has > 10yrs work experience in finance & investments (PWC), media (RTL) as well as renewable energy (E.ON Climate & Renewables). Daniel holds a BSc in International Business from the University of Maastricht, a MSC in Finance & Investments from the Rotterdam School of Management and a Diploma in Renewable Energy Management from the University St. Gallen.
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