Mr. Carlo Van Wageningen is the Owner and Founding Father of Lake Turkana Wind Power Limited. Mr. Van Wageningen worked for the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations and World Food Program since 1976 until 1988. He ended his career in the United Nations as WFP Assistant Representative. In October 1988, Carlo resigned from the UN and went into private sector business. He served in Nairobi (Kenya) as director for Africa for Fata European Group until 1993. Mr. Van Wageningen decided to undertake his own business activities as entrepreneur, his initial ventures in the Manufacturing Industry bore fruits and he carried on investing in Kenya.
Today Carlo’s investments in Kenya vary from major shareholding in a successful Private Bank (Chase Bank Kenya Ltd.), owner of a Chemical Indent Company (ANSET INTERNATIONAL), Shareholder of a Project Management and Development Company, (ANSET AFRICA Ltd.).