Meet our team
Dr Peter Twesigye
Research Lead - Power Market Reforms & RegulationDr Peter Twesigye leads research in Power Market Reforms and Regulation at the Power Futures Lab.
Mrs Gamieda Gierdien
Finance and Projects ManagerGamieda Gierdien has been at UCT for the past 20 years and is currently the Finance and Projects Manager for Power Futures Lab.
Ms Fazlin Harribi
Administrative AssistantFazlin Harribi has been at the University of Cape Town since 2002 and most of her UCT career within the Energy Research Center where she gained vast experience in Programme and Office Administration.
Ms Naa Adjekai Adjei
PhD candidateNaa Adjekai Adjei is a PhD Candidate at Power Futures Lab.
Ms Bukelwa Nzimande
PhD candidateBukelwa Nzimande is a PhD Candidate at the Power Futures Lab.
Ms Christine Juta
PhD candidateChristine Juta is a PhD Candidate at Power Futures Lab.
Dr Wikus Kruger
Research Lead – Power Sector InvestmentDr Wikus Kruger is research lead and lecturer on power sector investment in sub-Saharan Africa at the Power Futures Lab, based at the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business.
Meet our Faculty
Mr Haydn Palliser
LecturerHaydn Palliser is a Lecturer at Yale and Columbia Universities, and a Principal at Pivotal180 - a firm focused on training and advisory in the energy, infrastructure, and project finance sectors.