M-KOPA Solar

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M-KOPA is a mobile technology company helping Kenyans acquire solar power products by offering innovative payment plans and a distribution model tailored to the needs of our customers. The Company provides affordable solar-powered lighting and mobile charging to rural Kenyans on a pay-as-you-go basis, with payment via M-PESA.

HQNairobi, KE
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)752(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at M-KOPA Solar

Jesse Moore

Jesse Moore

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Nick Hughes

Nick Hughes

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder
Pauline Vaughan

Pauline Vaughan

Senior Advisor Technology
Carl Thielk

Carl Thielk

Chief Operations Officer
Samuel Gachwe Kariuki

Samuel Gachwe Kariuki

Chief Human Resources Officer
Julian Mitch Mitchell

Julian Mitch Mitchell

Chief Customer Officer/Managing Director KE
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M-KOPA Solar Office Locations

M-KOPA Solar has offices in Nairobi, Lagos, Dar es Salaam and Kampala
Nairobi, KE (HQ)
Chania Avenue, Off ring-road
Lagos, NG
6 Broad St
Lagos, NG
Abiodun Bus Stop, Abiodun St, Somolu
Dar es Salaam, TZ
Old Bagamoyo Rd, Dar es Salaam
Kampala, UG
Burton St
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M-KOPA Solar Financials and Metrics

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M-KOPA Solar total Funding

$161.8 m

M-KOPA Solar latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

M-KOPA Solar investors

M-KOPA Solar's latest funding round in March 2018 was reported to be $10 m. In total, M-KOPA Solar has raised $161.8 m
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M-KOPA Solar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was M-KOPA Solar founded?

    M-KOPA Solar was founded in 2010.

  • Who are M-KOPA Solar key executives?

    M-KOPA Solar's key executives are Jesse Moore, Nick Hughes and Pauline Vaughan.

  • How many employees does M-KOPA Solar have?

    M-KOPA Solar has 752 employees.

  • Who are M-KOPA Solar competitors?

    Competitors of M-KOPA Solar include CleanSpark, Vivint Solar and d.light design.

  • Where is M-KOPA Solar headquarters?

    M-KOPA Solar headquarters is located at Chania Avenue, Off ring-road, Nairobi.

  • Where are M-KOPA Solar offices?

    M-KOPA Solar has offices in Nairobi, Lagos, Dar es Salaam and Kampala.

  • How many offices does M-KOPA Solar have?

    M-KOPA Solar has 5 offices.