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Ashford Gitau
Nairobi, Kenya
Purchase, Communication, Business Intelligence, Training
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Years of experience: 5-10 years
Abilities: Very social, Oriented objectives , Attached to principles, Like to make compliments, Open minded, Flexibility
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Expanded business partnerships in the community by 150% through aggressive marketing calls and promotional events Established an extracurricular book club that resulted in 50+ students joining and reading an average of 15 books a year. Managed a factory renovation with a budget of $500,000, completing the project both on budget and on time.

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  • Date attended: from: 2010 to: 2014
    School: University of Nairobi
    Description: The Bachelor of Commerce is designed to develop my business acumen, financial literacy, and analytical skills. The degree prepared for a career in fields including accounting, financial management, banking and information systems.
    Degree: Bachelor's Degree
    Field of study: Commerce


Our company is on a mission to supply cheap, clean and affordable solar power to the thousands of rural, off-grid Kenyans by eradicate the use of kerosene lamps and assist families embrace solar light for home use.
Our company will ensure that solar energy has been integrated into homes more efficiently and economically, to reduce energy bills, to provide greater supply reliability, and to provide clean energy for mankind.
My business aim is to introduce the use of solar lamp to be used in rural households instead of using Kerosene lamps for lighting and cooking. We want to supply solar cooking stove and solar lamps in order to minimize the use of kerosene if not to completely eradicate the use of lighting isn’t hype. It’s a trend. It’s a simple, cost-effective solution for helping the one out of every five people in this world who lack electricity have light to brighten up their lives
Our goal is to use our PAY AS YOU GO (PAYG) platform, customer relationships and data to profitably offer life-changing products and services like electrical appliances, encourage job and wealth creation within local communities leading to increased prosperity.
Increase the use of solar power over kerosene leading to cost savings, but more importantly, huge long term health benefits with the reduction of some 12,000 tons of carbon emission.
Impact the community through electrification on household at a time.

Project progress: 4- First customersproject-logo-part
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    Partner's function: Marketing Expert
    Skills: Communication, Marketing, Public Relation
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