Rumundaka Wonodi, CEO, ZKJ Energy Partners

Not many players in Nigeria’s electricity market have the same intimate knowledge of the market’s path to privatisation as Rumundaka Wonodi.

From leading the Regulatory & Transactions team of the Presidential Task Force on Power (PTFP) to serving as the pioneering Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET) Plc, Rumundaka has in many ways defined Nigeria’s electricity market.

In this episode of Puttru’s Thought Leaders series, Rumundaka shares with us an achievement of his, in Nigeria’s electricity market, which, although he is most proud of, is not widely known.

Listen to Rumundaka discuss how NBET remains relevant to the vision for which it was created as well as new opportunities for the bulk trader to explore.

Furthermore, on leaving NBET, Rumundaka founded the energy advisory, investment and project development firm ZKJ Energy Partners Limited. We talk about how ZKJ is enabling energy projects attain bankability, and more.

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Monica Maduekwe

Monica is the founder of PUTTRU. She has several years of experience promoting sustainable energy markets in West Africa. She has an extensive knowledge of the energy landscape, which she has gained through her work as programme officer for resource mobilisation and project development, and, prior to that, a renewable energy programme officer both at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE). She has M.Sc. in Energy Studies with Specialisation in Energy and the Environment, from University of Dundee, and a Certificate in Negotiation Mastery from Harvard Business School.