ZOLA Electric appoints MD for Nigeria
The Board of Directors of ZOLA Electric, (formerly Off Grid Electric), a distributor of renewable energy brand in Africa, has announced the appointment of Abdallah Khamis as the Managing Director (Nigeria).
A statement announcing the appointment said Khamis, whose appointment took immediate effect, would be responsible for the day-to-day operations of ZOLA’s smart storage solar business in Nigeria, as well as driving the acceleration of the company’s growth on the continent.
It described him as the first African to be appointed to ZOLA Electric’s Global leadership team.
The Chief Executive Officer, ZOLA Electric, Bill Lenihan, said, “Abdallah brings to the company his wide knowledge and wealth of experience having worked across Africa in senior leadership positions for blue-chip companies including the Coca – Cola Company, Royal Philips of The Netherlands and Bharti Communication – Airtel Kenya. We’re thrilled to have him join ZOLA and leverage his experience to help deliver clean, affordable, reliable 24 hour power to Nigeria.”