Wangari Muchiri

Coordinator of Africa WindPower
Wangari Muchiri is a Renewable Energy Engineer and Energy Planning expert. She is currently the Coordinator of Africa WindPower
an initiative of the Global Wind Energy Council funded by Get.Invest. Over the last 8 years, Wangari has gained international experience
consulting in renewable energy, green buildings and sustainability throughout East Africa and Oceania.
 
Wangari holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Renewable Energy) from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia and a
Masters of Engineering (Energy Planning and Policy) from the University of Technology, Sydney.
 
In 2019, Wangari was selected among one of the Obama Leaders for Africa, by the Obama Foundation. She is the inaugural winner
of the REVOLUTIONARIES Steve Sawyer Memorial award, in honour go GWEC’s first CEO.Wangari has also been named one of
Africa’s Power and Energy elite in 2021 joining a distinguished list of key players in the Energy & Power sector in Africa.
 
Wangari is passionate about ensuring a more sustainable world and hopes to play a vital role in seeing the SDG’s achieved by 2030.