Mr. Pavel Robert Oimeke - Acting Director General

Mr. Pavel Robert Oimeke is a renewable energy and energy efficiency specialist with close to two decades of experience. He was Director for Renewable Energy at the Energy Regulatory Commission prior to his current appointment as Acting Director General of the Commission.Prior to joining the energy regulator, Mr. Oimeke was heavily involved in research and development of renewable energy solutions for the manufacturing and tea sectors in Kenya. He served as a consultant for the World Bank funded multi-agency programme, Lake Victoria Environment Management Programme (LVEMPII) implemented in  Kenya Uganda and Tanzania. He has also consulted in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Uganda and Malawi.


Mr. Oimeke holds a Bachelors degree in Chemical and Process Engineering from Moi University, Kenya; a Diploma in Energy Planning and Use from Life Academy, Sweden; a Certificate in Corporate Governance and is currently in the final stages of completing a Master degree in Sustainable Energy Engineering from Kenyatta University, Kenya. He is registered with the Institute of Engineers of Kenya (IEK), the Association of Energy Professionals East Africa (AEPEA), and Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) and is a member of the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM), UK.