“In the 21st century, access to reliable energy should no longer be a barrier to any individual or country achieving their full potential”
Passionate about crafting solutions at the nexus of energy, fin-tech and development, Nthabiseng co-founded Easy Solar in 2016, an award-winning, leading social enterprise in West Africa, making energy and financial services affordable and accessible. Easy Solar employs over 800 people and has provided energy solutions to over 700,000 beneficiaries in Sierra Leone and Liberia.
2021 Bloomberg New Economy Catalyst - Bloomberg
2020 GenY Entrepreneur - Forbes Africa Women
2019 Social Entrepreneur of the Year - WEF / Schwab
2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 Africa
2018 Quartz Africa Innovators
Nthabiseng Mosia is a trailblazing African social entrepreneur. She is the co-founder and Chief Commercial Officer at Easy Solar, one of the fastest-growing off-grid solar companies in Africa. Easy Solar distributes and finances high-quality solar systems and appliances for those with limited access to the grid. The company has powered 700,000 people in Sierra Leone and Liberia, and employed over 800.
Nthabi is a sought after global speaker and thought leader. She was invited in 2021 by the President Biden and the White House to speak at the Leaders on Climate Summit in April. She has taken centre stage at the UN’s Sustainable Energy for All, Skoll World Forum, and the Forbes Under 30 Meet Up Africa. She holds a Masters in Energy from Columbia University, and a BSc in Finance from the University of Cape Town, both with distinction.