Derrick Hosea Opio

  • Position: Founder & Chief Executive Officer
  • Organisation: OneLamp
  • Country: Uganda

Derrick Hosea Opio is a social entrepreneur with a background in Bsc Accounting & Financial Management and LLB. He is the Chief Executive Officer at OneLamp and an Alumni of the Halcyon incubator, Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator, Ashoka Robert Bosch Stiftung Changemaker, DO School and an Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society. Derrick started OneLamp (2017 WSA Young Innovators winner) with the belief and determination that kerosene use for lighting in the 21st century is unacceptable and needs to be addressed to end the vicious cycle of energy poverty in Africa.