victor Benjamin M.

Master's DegreeUniversity of Nottingham

Summary

• Energy Expert with over 25 years’ experience in the energy sector, with utilities, quasi government institutions and the private sector; • Previous experience working on European Union (EU) and World Bank (WB) funded projects, both as a Manager and in Technical roles, as part of the implementation teams; • Has served in managerial positions in the energy sector in infrastructure project cycles for more than 10 years; • Successful experience in a technical position in at least five contracts related to energy sector, funded or co-funded by international development partners (development banks or bilateral or multilateral development cooperation agencies); • Previous experience with with hydro power projects, while working with the Rural Electrification Authority (REA) of Zambia, conducting feasibility studies under World Bank funded projects, for several sites • Experienced Lecturer (Grade II), as a professor of Engineering Students and academic researcher in recognized institutions (Copperbelt University, 2016; University of Zambia, 2008-2011) • Experienced with with construction of both power substations and transmission and distribution lines while working with ZESCO (Zambia and Botswana Power Corporation) • Previous experience with with substation construction in power transmission while working with Grid Transmission Limited of Zambia in Malawi, as a subcontractor funded by the World Bank for three sites • Successful experience in system planning and optimization of the power grid through power system studies and ensuring the Day-Ahead plans while working with the National Grid of the United Kingdom.

Experience

  • power generation
  • logistics / supplies
  • solar / wind / biofuels
  • engineering
  • development
  • test
  • goal global
  • world bank group
  • zambia
  • malawi
  • botswana
  • united kingdom
  • japan
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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