Utility CEO Forum

What Is The Utility CEO Forum?

The Utility CEO Forums is a peer-to-peer network event for African Utility CEOs; providing them with closed-door gatherings and relevant strategic insights to innovatively tackle their biggest challenges. Offering year-round engagement the Forum will consist of one pan African Forum hosted in a hybrid format and then additional touch points throughout the year.

The Utility CEO Forum is an exclusive series of engagements between our expert partners and African Utility and IPP CEOs from all over Africa and our various Expert Partners offering year-round engagement. These engagements consist of one pan African Forum hosted in a combination of digital and live events with a strategic focus on industry and leadership content and key touch points throughout the year. 

The Utility CEO Forum engages with CEOs throughout the year to support them in their daily responsibilities with leadership and industry expertise through post-forum reports, monthly newsletters and tailored content developed with and for the members.

The Utility CEO Forum will be taking place from 11 - 13 May 2021.

Become An Expert Partner

Our Utility CEOs 2020

  • CEO-confirmed---Beck-Awan-Deng
  • CEO-confirmed---Dr-Allexon-Chiwaya-3
  • CEO-confirmed---Idiris-Hamud
  • CEO-confirmed---Mohammed-Shamshir-Mukoon
  • CEO-confirmed---Shiferaw-Telila
  • CEO-confirmed---William-Willoughby-Liabunya

Utility CEO Forum: Africa 2020 attendees

  • Communaute Electrique du Benin, Togo
  • Copperbelt Energy Corporation, Zambia
  • Electricity Generation Company (Malawi) (EGENCO) Ltd, Malawi
  • ENERCA, Centrafrique
  • Energy Utility Corporation ltd, Rwanda
  • Erongo RED, Namibia
  • Eskom, South Africa
  • Eswatini Electricity Company, Eswatini
  • KenGen Kenya Electricity Generating Co. Ltd, Kenya
  • Lesotho Electricity Company, Lesotho
  • Nam Power, Namibia
  • NORED, Namibia
  • REG/EDCL, Rwanda
  • SEEG, Gabon
  • SNE, Congo Brazzaville
  • SONATREL, Cameroon
  • South Sudan Electricity Corporation, South Sudan
  • Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited, Uganda
  • UMEME, Uganda
  • “The forum is beneficial because it raises awareness of the issues faced by Utility CEOs. It was a great forum.”
    Joel Kontchou
    CEO, ENEO, Cameroon

Backed by Top Partners

Host Utility


Strategic Partner


Technology Partner 


Endorsing Partner


Expert Partner


Expert Partner


Expert Partner

Lucy Electric

Expert Partner


Expert Partner

Prime Alliance

Get Involved Or Become A Partner

Host Ministry

  • Mineral resources & energy

Host Utility

  • eskom-logo

Host City

  • City-of-Cape-Town

Municipal Leaders Forum Partners

  • Ntiyiso
  • Salga-logo

Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog
  • Actom Pty Ltd

Silver Sponsor

  • Nyamezela
  • Ntiyiso Consulting
  • Hauwei
  • Akilee

CEO Forum Partners

  • Conlog
  • Eaton
  • Lucy Electric
  • Nyamezela
  • Oracle Utilities
  • Prime Alliance
  • Apua Asea

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

Initiate Supporting Partners

  • Sarebi

Host Publication

  • ESI Africa