About Owusu Akoto
Owusu Akoto designs, implements and improves performance of +$1 billion supply chains. His experience includes helping consumer goods companies – like Nestle, Unilever and Diageo – and industrial companies – such as Ericsson and IBM. In order to deliver these benefits, Owusu founded and grew a new division of an award-winning consultancy. In his free time, Owusu serves as Global Mentor to the African Entrepreneurship Award. Owusu attended the University of Pennsylvania, where we graduated with the Senior Honour Award. He was later awarded an MBA, with Merit, from Imperial College London.
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Honors & Awards
We Care Solar is an organisation that provides efficient solar energy systems to hospitals in areas without reliable electricity. We Care Solar is not a typical solar organisation: its mission is to ensure the safety of mothers and newborns by providing health facilities with solar energy systems. This inspiring cause is why we feel We Care Solar definitely deserves to win the award. American Solar Energy Society is a non-profit organisation whose vision is to lead the transformation to 100% renewable energy and sustainable living for all life on earth. The organisation organizes events, shares information and resources about the solar industry, and leads projects that promote the use of solar energy. Their “Tiny Watts” program focuses on small applications.