Laura Peinke

Senior International Trade Specialist – Energy (South Africa)

Laura has covered the energy and infrastructure sectors in sub-Saharan Africa for the last 11 years working alongside international companies with operations in Africa and assisting them with market information, networking, and ease-of-doing-business. Her work has seen her develop a thorough understanding of energy and infrastructure projects in key African markets, supported by an extensive network of contacts and stakeholders across the public and private sectors, multinational organisations, and academic institutions.
Laura is passionate about Africa’s economic growth and development and is continuously looking to assist companies explore the growing opportunities in Africa’s renewable energy sector. Laura believes that adapting technologies and innovations through mutually-beneficial partnerships is critical for developing economies to achieve rapid economic growth with energy accessibility for all.