Africa

Established in South Africa since 2008 we have won 848 MW in the South African Government's independent power producers programme.  We have delivered 598 MW into commercial operation with 250 MW in construction.  We are also progressing a development pipeline in excess of 4,000 MW of wind and solar PV projects. 

Mainstream's African platform, Lekela Power was established in 2015 with private equity company, Actis. The platform owns 1,300 MW of projects in Egypt, Ghana, Senegal and South Africa.  In Senegal, the Taiba N'Diaye (158 MW) project is in construction with projects in late stage development in Ghana and Egypt. 

1,300 MW Lekela Power African Platform
848 MW won in competitive auction - South Africa
158 MW wind in construction - Senegal
250 MW wind in construction - South Africa

Leadership Team

Hein Reyneke
Hein Reyneke
General Manager, Africa
Hein Reyneke
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Shahida Misbach
Shahida Misbach
Office Manager
Shahida Misbach
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Lindsay Burgess
Lindsay Burgess
HR Business Partner, South Africa
Lindsay Burgess
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Eugene Marais
Eugene Marais
Head of Development, Africa
Eugene Marais
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Christo Loots
Christo Loots
Construction Programme Manager, South Africa
Christo Loots
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Titania Stefanus Zincke
Titania Stefanus Zincke
Head of Economic Development and Socio-Economic Development
Titania Stefanus Zincke
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Catharina Stone
Catharina Stone
Finance Manager
Catharina Stone
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mercia grimbeek
mercia grimbeek
Compliance Manager
mercia grimbeek
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Chris Billingham
Chris Billingham
General Manager, Mainstream Asset Management South Africa
Chris Billingham
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Adam Treki
Adam Treki
Commercial Manager, South Africa
Adam Treki
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Liesl Esau
Liesl Esau
HSE Manager, South Africa
Liesl Esau
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Mary Quaney
Organisations such as the IFC and the Rockefeller Brothers have invested in Mainstream because of our track record in developing projects to the highest standards of international best practice. Mary Quaney, Chief Financial Officer @Mainstream
Andy Kinsella
We have delivered exceptional performance over the last ten years with limited financial resources. Now we are no longer financially constrained we have a very ambitious growth plan and we’re focused on delivering spectacular results globally. Andy Kinsella, Group Chief Executive @Mainstream
bart doyle
We operate in many jurisdictions so we take the best practice globally and we apply it locally, and that’s our Global Development Standard. bart doyle, Chief Operations Officer @Mainstream