Happy Holidays From Angaza

As 2020 draws to a close, we at Angaza have taken the opportunity to reflect on a year that has largely been defined by the unprecedented effects of a global pandemic.  This holiday season, the Angaza team wishes to extend our heartfelt appreciation to the last-mile distribution and off-grid communities for their commitment to overcoming […]

4 Ways Angaza Streamlines Last-Mile Distribution of Clean Cookstoves

Nearly half the world’s population (four billion people) still lacks access to modern energy clean cooking services, according to a 2020 report from World Bank. The challenge of delivering clean cooking resources in Sub-Saharan Africa remains particularly acute, with only 10% of the population benefiting from modern sources of energy for cooking, such as low-pollution […]

SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund Announces First Three Investments

San Francisco, USA; New York, USA; and Nairobi, Kenya; October 2020 – The SIMA Angaza Distributor Finance Fund has anchored its investment portfolio with loans to three last-mile solar distributors: Altech Group of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Deevabits Green Energy of Kenya; and Easy Solar of Sierra Leone and Liberia. Each company has demonstrated […]

A message from Angaza CEO, Lesley Marincola

On behalf of the Angaza team, I want to let our customers, partners and friends in the industry know that you are on our minds as we wish for safety and good health for you, your employees, and your loved ones.

5 Ways to Grow Your Distribution Business

Running a product distribution business for consumers in emerging markets is a complex operation with many moving parts, from managing inventory and sales agents to identifying qualified consumers, to managing installment payments. Growing this sophisticated Pay-As-You-Go business model takes considerable strategizing and coordination. Since 2012, Angaza has supported the growth of over 150 last-mile distributors […]

Fosera Spark Joins Angaza’s Pay-As-You-Go Solar Home Offerings

In continued growth of a three-year collaboration, Angaza and Fosera are adding another best-in-class product to their portfolio of pay-as-you-go enabled solar home systems. The Fosera Spark is an entry-level solar home system, designed to be ultra efficient. A small, sleek profile makes it a gateway product for households in emerging markets seeking an affordable […]

Introducing Angaza Connects

The Angaza Hub and Angaza Activator App are uniquely built for the realities of managing a last-mile distribution enterprise in emerging markets. At Angaza, we’re proud of the powerful, scalable platform that has enabled our 175+ distribution partners to sell over 1.5 million life-changing products like solar home systems, clean cookstoves, solar water pump, and […]

Meet Rosina Norton: Angaza Data Scientist

Angaza’s mission is to create the smart metering and monitoring technology that allows businesses to offer life-changing off grid products, to anyone, anywhere. In service of that mission, we prioritize our customers’ trust by ensuring the security and confidentiality of customer data. The Angaza Data Science team is an integral part of ensuring that data […]