Safiya Aliyu

Safiya Aliyu
Guest Research

Safiya Aliyu has been in the renewable energies industry in Nigeria since 2006. She is the General Manager at Sosairen, which she joined in 2010. Given her extensive experience in improved cookstoves, solar systems, and project management, she now leads the Matan Arewa Sosai Initiative (MASI), which empowers women to become entrepreneurs in the renewable energy sector. Under the guidance of her mentors at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Reshma Singh and Stephane De La Rue Du Can, she is interested in gaining knowledge on how to scale her already existing business of solar systems and also getting ideas of reducing transaction cost.