Management Team

MANAGEMENT TEAM

BOARD MEMBERS

 

Hakan KarasoyHakan KARASOY

Board Member/Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Karasoy is a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Energy Management. He has been working with HQ Power Project since 2011. He is a Director of HQ Power Rwanda and a member of the Steering Committee.

 

 

 

 


 

marcMarc MANDABA

Board Observer

Mr. Marc has 12 years of experience in private infrastructure development, Power and Transport, as an engineer and financier. In 2013, he founded and led the business growth of Themis. Prior to that he spent 5 years at the African Development Bank in the Infrastructure and PPP financing division and worked on 15 transactions, of which 5 reached financial close. Previously, he worked as an engineer and then as a financier in Bouygues Group, a French EPC leader, where he worked in emerging markets (including Africa and Asia) and France.  He holds a Master Degree in Management with a concentration in Finance from EDHEC Business School, France, and a Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Université de Bretagne Sud, France. In 2014, he was decorated as a Commander, National Order of Merit and Legion d’Honneur of the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire. He is a citizen of the Central African Republic and France. He is a director of HQ Power Rwanda Ltd and a member of the Steering Committee.


 

Mr.GaspardGaspard NKURIKIYUMUKIZA

Board Member/Administrative Manager & Advisor to CEO

Mr. Gaspard  is a holder of a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Energy Systems and has an experience of 12 years of which 8 years are in the Energy sector.


SENIOR MANAGEMENT

Hakan-Karasoy-150x150Hakan KARASOY

Board Member/Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Karasoy is a holder of a Bachelor’s     Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Energy Management. He has been working with HQ Power Project since 2011. He is a Director of HQ Power Rwanda and a member of the Steering Committee.

 

 

 

Mr.GaspardGaspard NKURIKIYUMUKIZA

Administrative Manager & Advisor to the CEO

Mr. Gaspard is a holder of a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Energy Systems and has an experience of 12 years of which 8 years are in the Energy sector.

 

 

 

 

 

MWISENEZAWilliam MWISENEZA

Supply Chain Manager

Mr. William has Bachelor’s Degree in finance at University of Kigali. He has 14 years of varied experience in Freight Forwarding/Express Courier and Customer Care. He has a great range of experience in Project Management & Logistics.

 

 

 

Steven EmmersonSteven EMMERSON

Electrical Construction Manager

Steven is an accomplished industrial electrical and mechanical engineering manager with over 25 years’ experience gained in energy power solutions, industrial plants and plant equipment worldwide for Power, Oil & Gas, Mining, Utility and Transportation Companies, A well respected manager with professional experience in supervisory & management to lead, motivate & build cohesive teams to achieve high level results and professional experience in all aspects of electrical mechanical installation, plant commissioning, project management for (PPA) power purchase agreements and (EPC) engineering, procurement, construction projects for plant improvements, availability, performance and reliability, managing conventional and non-conventional power plants and plant fleets of over 1,500Mw.

Mr.DovDov SAVIDOR

Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Dov holds Bachelor’s Degree in Political science and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Tel Aviv University. He has a great range of experience in Development Projects and Organizations in Israel.

 

 

 

 

Gilbert.Gilbert TWINAMASIKO

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Gilbert is a Fellow of the ACCA and he is a CFA Candidate. He has 15 years of varied experience in Finance, Audit and Tax.

 

 

 

 

 

Rita W. MWADIMERita WANJIKU MWADIME

Environmental, Social & Governance Manager

Rita holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical and Process Engineering and a diploma in Marketing Management. She is a Master of Science in Occupational health and Safety candidate. She has over 20 years global experience in process safety and design as well as occupational health, Safety and environmental management in various sectors including oil and gas and telecommunications.