Join the

Energy Revolution

Emergi envisions a world where clean energy is the principal reliable energy source for all. We bring innovative renewable energy solutions into developing markets, while championing for internal integrity through fair business practices, a healthy and safe work environment and long-lasting, mutually beneficial partnerships.


Our Values

Emergi offers innovative products and services to contribute to the energy revolution and a renewable future. Emergi operates according to these core values:


We tackle problems with courage and curiosity to create solutions that can have a positive societal and environmental impact in the communities that we work in.


We want to make a clean break from polluting practices that are harmful for the environment. We aim to make and use products and services that are conscious of our depleting natural resources.


We listen to everyone who works for us, with us and is affected by the products and services that we create, by including them in our design and policy decisions.


We aspire to be open in the way we work. We do this within our team, with our partners and customers. We are not shy in sharing our failures and are honest about our successes


Equality is at our core. We will always strive towards equality both at the workplace and in our society


Who we are

The team behind Emergi is a core group of very experienced and enthusiastic individuals. The founder and CEO of Emergi is Richard van Hoolwerff, with his experience in entrepreneurship development in developing countries, who combined his entrepreneurial spirit with his love for renewable energy.

Eline Terneusen, our head communication and fundraising has broad experience in SME development in Sub-Saharan Africa and value chain development. Saida Wolff, our head of partner acquisition combines her passion for renewable energy with her keen eye for strategic partnerships. Sulfa Selo supports Emergi by developing user-friendly solutions for digital tools & services as a UX-Designer. In Liberia, we are also supported by our engineering trainees Willie McGill and Elvis Thomas based in Liberia.