Mr. Tony Tiyou is the Founder and CEO of Renewables in Africa, a Clean Energy engineering consultancy and media platform which vision is to transform Africa and Africans lives by leveraging the Power of Renewable Energy.
Tony previously worked for a decade as Development Engineer, Project Manager, Lead Consultant and Business Development Manager in several companies in the Automotive and the Renewables Industries. Through its company, Renewables in Africa, Tony has provided technical and strategic advisory services to projects in different countries in Africa among which, Botswana, Cameroon, Kenya and Ghana. As a big supporter of blockchain technology, Tony has previously served as advisor in blockchain projects and has helped bridging the gap with Renewable Energy.
In addition to RiA well established “What is Best for Africa” Webinar (WiBA), Tony is a regular technical expert in the BBC News Africa show “Questions d’Argent” and has also featured in US broadcasting Stations VOA and EmeraldPlanet TV, engaging with thousands Renewable Energy and technology stakeholders and business people across Africa and the World.
Tony’s public speaking engagement also include participation at multiple clean energy conferences around the globe and he is the author of ‘The Wind Industry Outlook in Africa’, released in November 2017 and has won multiple Awards including African Leadership Impact Investing and being nominated as one of the 50 Top Influential African & Afro-Caribbean Leaders in the UK 2018.