Unlocking solar power in emerging markets

We’re building the leading platform to supercharge the energy transition.

Supercharging the energy transition

MPower is a climate and fintech start-up that revolutionizes energy access by providing small and medium-scale solar energy infrastructure in developing countries. Using a B2B model that combines hardware, software, and financing solutions, we transform accessibility and impact into profitability.

Our Offerings

Solar Products

We offer a wide range of high-quality Plug & Play solar devices as well as energy-efficient household and income-generating appliances for lower-and middle-income households, SMEs, and farmers in peri-urban and rural areas.

grid/ OffGRID solar systems

On-grid solar systems

INDOOR/ouTDOOR LIGHTING

Indoor & Outdoor lighting

Productive USE appliances

Productive appliances

E-MOBILITY

Software Automation

Our in-house fintech solution comprises of an Android app and a cloud-based algorithm that tracks and digitizes all operations and leverages data to improve financial inclusion of end-users.

  • Full digitalisation of operations (orders & CRM)
  • Automated feedback using remote monitoring
  • Track every unit from cradle to grave
  • Track customer reviews

State-of-the-art technology

Through our access to energy data and payment behaviour, we provide the best products to our customers.

Full digitisation of operations

All our products have a unique QR code with full traceability from manufacturer to end-customer.

Software Automation

Finance that just works.

We offer financing solutions for both our partners and their end-users. By offering ease of access to our smart financing plans, we ensure nobody is left behind.

For B2B Partners

We facilitate local last-mile distribution and deployment of small and medium-scale energy infrastructure through inventory financing.

For End Consumers

We provide financing solutions that enable qualified end consumers to access products affordably using credit. Through direct consumer financing on a lease-to-own basis.

Our Impact

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We partner with local distributors, corporates, and investors to scale projects that remove emissions and transform communities.

800,662

Tons of CO2 emissions avoided

42,000

People benefitting from clean power

3,299

End-users with consumer finance solution

933

GWh produced

Unlocking solar power  in emerging markets

Meet our Team

Manuel Seiffe

Co-Founder & CEO
https://www.linkedin.com/in/manuelseiffe/

Manuel is an entrepreneur and renewable energy enthusiast. After an M.A at Johns Hopkins SAIS, Manuel worked extensively in the solar sector (Yingli Solar, Q-Cells), as well as for Deutsche Bank. Together with Michael and Greg, they founded MPower in 2017. His expertise includes solar, strategy, business development and Africa.

Greg Nau

Co-Founder & CFO
https://www.linkedin.com/in/rightnau/

Gregor is a driven business and finance expert. After pursuing an MBA at the IE Business School in Madrid, he worked as a partner at a boutique auditing and international tax advisory, before deciding to found MPower. Gregor has expertise in finance, accounting & tax, Latin America.

Michael Eschmann

Co-Founder & COO
https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-eschmann-0a335942/

Michael is a dedicated professional with a passion for impact investing. Also a Johns Hopkins SAIS alumni, he worked for different NGOs and international organizations (FS-UNEP, CAF, Perspectives) before joining MPower. Michael is an expert in sustainable finance, business development, fundraising and Africa.

Alejandro Jimenez

CTO
https://www.linkedin.com/in/alejojimenezms/

Alejandro is a serial entrepreneur. After completing his degree in Computer Science at the Universidad Militar Nueva Grenada (Colombia) and participating at Y Combinator, he co-founded multiple app-based or educational video games related start-ups. Alejandro is an expert in IT and Software Development.

Management Team

Caroline Ndum

Caroline Ndum

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Finance Manager, Cameroon
Fabrice Fouondzon

Fabrice Fouondzon

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Business Dev., Cameroon
Fiona Vohryzka

Fiona Vohryzka

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Regional Manager, Togo
Johannes Hertlein

Johannes Hertlein

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Country Manager, Zambia
Marc Amedemegnan

Marc Amedemegnan

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Sales Manager, Togo
Maria del Carmen Serrato

Maria del Carmen Serrato

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Biz. Dev. Manager, Switzerland
Marie-Joëlle Abogo

Marie-Joëlle Abogo

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Sales Manager, Cameroon
Marta Sanchez

Marta Sanchez

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Finance Manager, Spain
Misozi Sikwese

Misozi Sikwese

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Admin Manager, Zambia
Paul Nemga

Paul Nemga

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Country Manager, Cameroon
Paulus Fillepus

Paulus Fillepus

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Country Manager, Namibia
Phynious Chilufya

Phynious Chilufya

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Operations Manager, Zambia
Samuel K. Boateng

Samuel K. Boateng

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Biz. Lead Manager, Ghana
Sylvie Fiagbe

Sylvie Fiagbe

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Marketing & Comm. Manager, Togo
Ursula Yawson

Ursula Yawson

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Sales Manager, Ghana
Venan Sondo

Venan Sondo

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Country Manager, Ghana
Xavier Kordus

Xavier Kordus

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Partnerships Manager, Switzerland
Zofe Chow

Zofe Chow

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Sourcing Director, China

Board Members & Advisors

Dieter Schulze

Dieter Schulze

Chairman of the Board
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Fritz Hopp

Fritz Hopp

Advisor
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Ozlem Civelek

Ozlem Civelek

Advisor
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Peter Fanconi

Peter Fanconi

Advisor
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Pol Budmiger

Pol Budmiger

Advisor
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Raymond Atuguba

Raymond Atuguba

Advisor
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Renat Heuberger

Renat Heuberger

Board Member
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