Hello, I’m Freddy
A sunnypreneur in Cameroon
Freddy Awono is a 32-year-old serial entrepreneur whose innovative distribution method allows cocoa farmer communities in rural Cameroon to access lighting.
The project’s relevance
In Cameroon, millions of people do not have access to their own energy supply.
The innovation of Freddy’s approach is based on 3 pillars
Working with cocoa farmer cooperatives allows him to reach larger groups of people in remote areas
Pre-financing makes high–quality solar kits affordable for rural populations
His business approach makes the whole value chain sustainable from end-to-end
How SunnyStartup scouted out Freddy
How SunnyStartup works with Freddy
We provide and assist with
Solar kit pre-financing ($100/kit)
Financial forecasting of his business model
Screening and selection of the most applicable technology for the needs on hand.