SolarWorld founder Professional Profile

Martins L.F. A., the founder of SolarWorld Alternative Energy Resources Nig. Ltd. holds a B.Tech (Physics Electronics) and MSc. (Microprocessor and Control Engineering) respectively from the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) and University of Ibadan, with a PhD Renewable Energy Technology (Biomass waste to Energy) FUTA  in View. Martins is a well-experienced, versatile, innovative, and resourceful Engineer, facilities manager, season administrator and trainer with international exposure.




The scope of his wealth of experience spans the field of Scientific and electronic instrumentation, Cybernetics and control engineering, and Renewable (Solar and Biomass) energies. He has attended several professional trainings and project meetings, including several projects implementations and certifications both locally and internationally: covering renewable energy and instrumentation. Martins has over 30 years significant cognate experience and progressive career development in these areas in the private sector, out of which more than 20years was at management level with the Facilities Management Services unit of an International Research Organization; providing leadership at several times at the capacity of the acting head and the Deputy head of the facilities Management services for the Institution.


Certification by International Biogas and Bioenergy Centre of Competence IBBK Fachgruppe Biogas GmbH Germany


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