Paolo Mele

Paolo is a private sector specialist with over 20 years of work experience including setting up and managing companies in UK and Kenya. Paolo’s recent International development work covers the themes of renewable energy and finance in Asia and Africa. He is the team leader in Energy Access at Practical Action Consulting and manages a team of staff and consultants working various aspects of expanding energy access. This includes finance, policy and regulation, humanitarian and improving market systems and value chains.He is experienced in managing large complex programs in multiple partners and stakeholder relationships, in fields such as mini-grids, technical system design, automated payment systems, community energy, and business modelling. His native tongue is English, but is also fluent in French and Italian and has a basic knowledge of German and Kiswahili.






The research leading to these results has received funding from the EPSRC Global Challenges Research Fund under grant agreement n° EP/P029531/1.
| The research presented in this website has undergone ethical approval at Coventry University reference: P61091.