Pam O. is an accomplished executive and successful business leader/entrepreneur spanning 20+ years of leadership and international business experience.
As the CEO/founding principal of SkyEnergy., she is responsible for the overall management and operations of SkyEnergy globally. She is constantly identifying and forging new business and alliance partners to position SkyEnergy to be one of the best renewable energy “solar PV” firms in the region.
Prior to founding SkyEnergy she co-founded Renewvia Energy Kenya a solar PV company specializing in off-grid solar development. She took Renewvia Energy Kenya from unknown start-up in Kenya to a leading off-grid company in Kenya and closed two major grant funding for Renewvia Kenya i.e., USTDA $700,000 and GIZ $900,000. Also, under her leadership at Renewvia Kenya, she successfully installed two mini off-grid on the Islands of Lake Victoria, Ringiti Island in Homa-bay and Ndeda Island in Siaya giving electricity to Islanders who in their 50+ years of existence lived in the dark. Prior to venturing into renewable energy, she was the CEO/founder of an investment firm “Cedar Investment international based in Atlanta, Georgia USA where she focused on structuring Foreign Direct Investment “FDI” for developing nations. Through her firm she successfully closed over $1bn in project finance for businesses in Sub Saharan Africa working with likes of the US Exim Bank, OPIC etc.
She has held numerous executive positions in corporate America working at some of the most prestigious global firms such as IBM and PricewaterhouseCoopers USA. She was a senior regional manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers responsible for overseeing operations and risk management practice of PwC’s fortune 100/500 clientele a $500million practice covering South East, North East and Metro New York regions. She led and managed IBM $1billion telecom outsourcing of GTE, AT&T and Lucent Technology data centers throughout North America and South America.
She was featured in BusinessWeek 2007 as one of the up-and-coming female entrepreneurs to watch in North America.
She is an avid advocate of Climate Change and Renewable Energy Innovation and Transformation and advocate for community development and women empowerment.