Investing in PAYG companies

Introduction Dirk Muench

  • Prior background in industrial engineering and capital markets: credit risk, credit derivatives and foreign exchange.
  • Co-founded PEC with Chris Aidun in 2012 to invest in and contribute to the development of the off-grid sector in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • PEC made over 10 mainly first round investments in the off-grid sector since 2012, co-founded PEG Ghana, published research, structured first securitization in 2015 for BBOXX/OIKO
  • Credit.

PAYG energy service companies

  • PAYG companies are businesses which provide their customers with an energy asset for which such customers pay over time.
  • Some companies sell the asset to the customer – others lease the asset perpetually.
  • Micro-grid businesses can also be considered PAYG companies which lease the asset perpetually

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