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Kofi Nketsia-Tabiri is a seasoned entrepreneur and advisor in the clean energy sector in Africa, operating from Accra, Ghana. Kofi is the Founder and Director of XpressGas, a pioneering and transformative LPGas marketing and distribution company, that seeks to make LPGas the cooking fuel of choice to underserved households. Kofi founded Patient Capital Partners Limited, a boutique SME advisory and project development company. Kofi’s primary focus and passion is to support the development and financing of innovative business models for modern energy fuels and products for underserved communities in Africa. Kofi was the Regional Director for E+Co investment operations in Africa where he led the mentoring and financing of over 20 early-stage clean energy companies in eight African countries. Kofi is a member of the inaugural CATTO Fellows of the Aspen Institute, and a Cordes Fellow of Opportunity International. He has a background in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Science and Technology (Ghana) and Corporate and International Finance from Durham Business School of the University of Durham (UK).