Lumos Global

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Lumos Global is a provider of electricity distribution services intended to replace kerosene generators and lanterns. The Company delivers smart solar systems as a service purchased through mobile phone that can power lights, cellphones, fans, computers, TVs and other small electronic devices, enabling off-grid customers to pay only for the usage through their mobile phones.
TypePrivate
Founded2013
Websitelumos-global.com
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)217
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Lumos Global

Alistair Gordon

Alistair Gordon

Group CEO
Shmulik Kollender

Shmulik Kollender

Group COO & CFO
Renee Comoe Seka

Renee Comoe Seka

CEO Lumos Côte d'Ivoire
Davidi Vortman

Davidi Vortman

Co-Founder
Adepeju Adebajo

Adepeju Adebajo

CEO Lumos Nigeria
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Lumos Global Office Locations

Lumos Global has offices in Abidjan and Lagos
Abidjan, CI
Boulevard François Mitterrand
Lagos, NG
7th Floor, South Atlantic Petroleum Towers, 1 Adeola Odeku St, Victoria Island
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Lumos Global Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Lumos Global total Funding

$90 m

Lumos Global latest funding size

$90 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago
Lumos Global's latest funding round in December 2016 was reported to be $90 m. In total, Lumos Global has raised $90 m
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Lumos Global Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Lumos Global Online and Social Media Presence

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Lumos Global Blogs

How Solar Power is Part of COP26’s Solution

Earlier this month, leaders from all over the world got together in Glasgow for the COP26 summit to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.  Two of the goals of this summit were securing global net zero by mid-century and keeping …

Fixing West Africa’s Electricity Issue Through Solar Power

With close to 1 billion people in the world are with poor or no access to the electricity grid, over 700 million of them are in sub-Saharan Africa. Even for those with access to the grid, it is still impossible to rely on as there are multiple power cuts a day. Indeed, the lack of […] The post Fixin…

Solar Energy’s Environmental Impact

Through a combination of lower adaptive capacity with particular socio-economic conditions, Sub-Saharan Africa is one of the regions that is most exposed to the adverse effects of climate change in the world. Though the region has contributed the least to climate change, extreme weather conditions w…

Paying for Clean Energy Has Never Been so Simple

In Africa today, close to 1 billion people still remain with poor or no access to the electricity grid. Affordable, reliable and clean energy is an essential pillar of economic growth and sustainable development that is not always readily available in the region.  With simple access to this type of …

Lumos Nigeria’s Campaign Wins the Sabre Award for Superior Achievement in PR and CSR

We’re excited to share that Lumos Nigeria together with Modion Communications, a fast-rising PR Agency in Africa, won the continent’s biggest prize for superior achievement in Public Relations and Corporate Social Responsibility at the 2021 Africa Sabre Award.  The Corporate Social Responsibility (C…

Lumos launches ‘Work From Home’ initiative to support businesses during COVID-19

The last three and a half months have seen countries around the world go into lockdown to stop the spread of COVID-19 and save lives. In response to this, Lumos has launched a brand new ‘Work from Home’ initiative, for Nigerian businesses to provide employees with solar systems while working from ho…
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Lumos Global Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lumos Global founded?

    Lumos Global was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Lumos Global key executives?

    Lumos Global's key executives are Alistair Gordon, Shmulik Kollender and Renee Comoe Seka.

  • How many employees does Lumos Global have?

    Lumos Global has 217 employees.

  • Who are Lumos Global competitors?

    Competitors of Lumos Global include Lightsource bp, Tata Power Solar and Risen Energy.

  • Where are Lumos Global offices?

    Lumos Global has offices in Abidjan and Lagos.

  • How many offices does Lumos Global have?

    Lumos Global has 2 offices.