MEET OUR TEAM
Founder & CEO
Daniel has over a decade of experience in management consulting, banking and entrepreneurship in Europe and the Middle East, with a focus on utilities, renewable energy & energy efficiency. Prior to founding Enerwhere, Daniel held roles at Ambata Capital, Booz & Company, A.T. Kearney and DEG (KfW Group).
Daniel holds a master’s degree in International Business from Maastricht University and is the co-author of several studies on the potential for renewable energy in Europe and the Middle East.
Chief Operating Officer
Stefan Mueckstein, has 20+ years of strategy and operations experience. He manages and increases the efficiency of Enerwhere’s operations such as HR, Finance and IT.
He previously held senior roles at Accenture, Dubai Economic Council, OC&C Strategy Consultants, and Deloitte Consulting.
Stefan holds an MBA from Kellog School of Management, Northwestern University, USA.
Head - Data Analytics / R&D
Hassan has nearly a decade of hands-on experience in business operations, production planning, procurement, and the management of multiple-million USD budgets. Past work has included environmental management consulting in the UK SME sector & techno-economic evaluations of novel water and power production technologies in MENA.
Hassan holds a MSc in Sustainable Energy Engineering & Entrepreneurship from the University of Nottingham in the UK.
Strategic Finance Director
Alice has over a decade of experience in renewable energy in the Middle East and Africa working for organisations such as IFC and Adam Smith International. Prior to Enerwhere, Alice worked on improving the prospects for renewables in the Middle East as the CEO of the MENA Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC).
Trained as a project finance lawyer at McCann Fitzgerald in Ireland, she holds a Masters Degree in Climate Change and Energy from Columbia University, where she was awarded a fellowship and Fulbright scholarship for energy and environment.
Country Director - Nigeria
Shanker Mohanan is the head of Enerwhere`s Nigeria office. He brings to Enerwhere, proven technical and managerial skills to maximize client value.
Shanker delivers projects from beginning-to-end, from the financing structure to contract negotiations to efficient project execution to prompt commissioning.
Shanker holds a MSc in Power Engineering from Technical University of Munich in Germany.
Head - Distributed Generation
Görkem leads Enerwhere’s effort in the commercial and industrial scale distributed generation market in the Middle East. In addition to his experience in the production of solar PV devices, he built one of the first solar-battery mini grids in the Middle East in Ras Al Khaima.
Görkem holds a MSc in Energy Management & Sustainability from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland.
Head - Off-grid Division
Feras currently leads the off-grid team at Enerwhere. He previously served clients in the Middle East & Africa as an ESG advisor on sustainability, social responsible investments and stakeholder engagement covering UN PRI, IR, SASB, GRI, CDP and OECD standards.
Feras holds a BSc in Power & Energy Engineering from PSUT in Amman, Jordan and a business diploma from Kelley School of Business, Indiana. Feras is also an Alumni of the AMENDS program at Stanford University.
Director - International Sales
Manuel has over 20 years of experience in the power sector in Europe, the Middle East & Africa. Prior to joining Enerwhere, Manuel founded an energy efficiency consultancy, where he implemented the first solar hybrid/ heavy fuel oil power plant in Africa.
Manuel holds a BA(hons) Degree in European Management Studies from Leeds University and a postgraduate degree in International Trade from the Institute of Export.
Head - Industrial Power
Imran is an experienced power systems engineer who is responsible for design and implementation of Enerwhere’s advanced hybrid systems. Imran started his career as an electrical engineer in the mining industry, followed by 5 years in academic research on renewable energy power systems, including a stint a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, where he worked on PV-based DC microgrid control with the Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE).
Imran holds a Masters degree in Electrical Power Engineering from Masdar Institute, Abu Dhabi and is currently pursuing a PhD in electrical power engineering from the same institute.
Project Manager - Rooftop Systems
Yavuz specialises in solar system design and implementation for both on-and off-grid projects at commercial and industrial scale. He takes a role as a project manager on solar plant implementations.
Yavuz holds a Masters Degree in Mechatronics Engineering from Istanbul Sabanci University in Turkey.
Wasiu has hands-on experience in control system design for renewable microgrids (PV, battery and diesel generators), power plant operations and maintenance, design of big data solutions, machine learning, data mining, operations and cyber-physical vulnerability assessment of power systems. He developed the in-house master controller for coordinating the first commercial-scale solar-diesel-battery microgrid using lithium-ion batteries in the Middle East.
Wasiu holds a Master’s degree in Electrical Power Engineering from Masdar Institute, Abu Dhabi, where he was awarded both Masdar Institute and IRENA scholarships.
Sara specializes in the design & implementation of grid connected rooftop solar power plants. She is responsible for designing technical documents, permitting, design approvals, and also supervises project implementation.
Sara holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sustainable and Renewable Energy Engineering from the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates.