|Prof. Mosad Elmissiry
Energy Programme – NEPAD
M.Elmissiry is a Professorial Chair Holder in Electrical Engineering ,holder of Doctor of Philosophy and also Post-Doctorate in Electrical Engineering. He is Fellow Member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers and Technology ,UK and the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers. He has over forty five years of professional and practical experiences in the field of Electrical Engineering and Energy. He joined NEPAD in June 2009 and is currently heading NEPAD’ Energy Programmes and to see to its full implementation.
His also holds the position of Senior Energy Advisor to NEPAD CEO. Beside the provision of advice to NEPAD CEO on energy projects/matters of strategic importance , his current positions require him to play a leading role in developing and facilitating the implementation of regional energy programmes/projects using NEPAD’ machineries. He is currently heavily involved in the implementation of the ambitious African Energy Infrastructure Programme up to year 2040 known as PIDA that was endorsed by the Heads of States and Governments in January 2012 as a priority programme for Africa. In addition he is orchestrating NEPAD’ leading roles in facilitating the implementation of African Power Vision; from Vision to Reality in partnership with USAID Power Africa, Africa Chapter of SE4ALL, Africa Strategy for Decentralized Energy Systems, Green Energy Corridors, and NEPAD’ Sustainable Bioenergy Programme.