Abraham Cambridge (RSA)
Abraham Cambridge is a British born solar entrepreneur who establishes businesses and projects around the world that use solar energy as a means for bringing about major socio-economic shifts. In 2010 he pioneered utility-scale solar in Britain and in 2012 one of his businesses, The Renewable Energy Co-operative, was nominated ‘International Co-operative of The Year’ in the United Nations Year of Co-operatives. He now lives in South Africa and from where in 2014 he launched The Sun Exchange, a solar energy crowd-funding market place that allows anyone in the world to own and earn from solar panels powering Africa. The Sun Exchange was recently named the ‘Best Bitcoin & Blockchain Business’ of 2016 at the African FinTech Awards in Johannesburg.