A blend of cultures, talents and background - this makes Zuwa Energy a very diverse workplace. Our recruitment process is intensive because we want only the people who value our company's mission and vision to get on board. But once you join, there is no turning back because the people here are so awesome they will make you feel really good about yourself. When you join you will assess yourself which department suits you the most - therefore we don't hire for positions, we hire for talent. Its a stress free workplace, which gives people total freedom to be creative and think beyond processes. Below are the most talented people you will ever meet...and together we are electrifying off-grid communities in Malawi, one house at a time.!

JONES CECIL NTAUKIRA - CEO

Self-taught programmer, he loves computers. A rural development enthusiast whose love for nature led him to studying environmental science at Mzuzu University.  His undergrad thesis was done in a chemistry lab macerating individual tree cells. He would later on study economics and entrepreneurship. Jones loves football, travelling and camping!

SHANIL SAMARAKOON - DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH AND PARTNERSHIPS

A social entrepreneur residing in Sydney, Australia. Grew up across Malawi, Botswana and Sri Lanka. Founded Empower Projects. Shanil holds a B.A (Monash University) and M.A (UNSW) in Commerce and is a trained permaculture consultant.  He is also an academic at UNSW Business School in Sydney, and is currently doing his PhD in Energy Justice at UNSW, Sydney -Australia

RUNIL PATEL - DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

Civil Engineer (University of Houston-Texas) with extensive business experience. 10 years of experience managing retail operations and distribution having initiated and managed the Mapanga Group’s importation of LG Electronics into Malawi. Runil runs ARK Construction, an innovative construction firm based in Lilongwe, Malawi and also sits on various Boards. He loves Liverpool!

URSULA BANDA

MARKETING AND SALES MANAGER

Ursula is a creative soul with a passion for social impact and growing entrepreneurship on the Africa continent. She loves to travel, seafood and art.

She has over 10 years experience in communications, business development, strategy and design thinking. She holds an MBA from African Leadership University, School of Business.

LINDIWE ANNIE CHINKANDA - FCCA, CPA

ACCOUNTANT AND FINANCE MANAGER

You guessed right, her passion is balancing figures, but Lindi also balances her professional and personal life quite well always seeing opportunities in every situation. A risk taker who has travelled to Sychelles, UK, Mozambique, South Africa, Kenya among others. Lindi is a fellow of ACCA with over 10 years experience in Audit and Advisory at a senior level. She loves her morning walk, spending time with her son, watching series and dogs. 

DAVIE MKANDAWIRE

PAY AS YOU GO AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

AKA Heavy D, a successful professional with a wealth of transferable skills gained in the telecoms and mobile money sector and technologically savvy in the use of mobile money as a tool for electronic payment. Davie has worked with different mobile money companies in Malawi for over 4 years and holds a degree in Information Management. He boasts of successfully managed to reduce costs by implementing processes that are more efficient. He possess a commitment towards uplifting lives of the less privileged.