Co-Chair GOGLA Policy Working Group
Jacob is the co-chair of the GOGLA Policy working group and has contributed to several published industry opinions, handbooks, and policy papers for off-grid lighting. He is also a Senior Manager at d.light and has been with the company since 2013. Jacob began his career in energy access as a Shell Foundation Fellow, where he led the development of a field-agent mobile reporting system and call center for d.light’s Africa headquarters. Prior to joining d.light in Nairobi, Jacob studied social entrepreneurship at Oxford and worked with several socially-focused organizations including Off.Grid:Electric. Jacob holds an MBA from Oxford’s Saïd Business School and a B.S. in Finance from Oral Roberts University.