Company Overview

Proximate Solar, a division of Proximate Group, is a professional solar energy company operating in Southern Africa. We have a competent team of specialist in the various core areas of our business including engineers, project managers, technicians and marketers to serve our various clients’ needs. We develop partnerships with local, regional and global organizations for providing innovative solar energy solutions in line with the latest global trends. We believe in understanding of client’s challenges, customizing and developing specific solutions through a collaborative process involving key stakeholders.

We design, procure and install quality solar systems for residential, commercial and agricultural applications, all our work is guaranteed and we also provide after sales service. We are also responsible for project management, energy efficiency interventions, procurement of products and maintenance of solar systems after installation. We are very passionate about improving access to energy services for the rural, farming and urban communities so as to promote sustainable development.

Our Mission

To improve access to clean energy services and promote sustainable development through the provision of innovative solar energy products and services.

Our Vision

To be the market leader in delivery of solar energy products and services in Southern Africa

 

10 +
years experience
20 +
qualified and experienced technicians

meet our team

Tapera Mangezi
Solar Projects Director

Tapera Mangezi is an energy engineer with 10+ year’s industry experience working on various development projects in Africa. He is responsible for market research, procurement of equipment, contracts management and project management.

Ngonidzashe Nhonhonhema
Senior Marketing Consultant

Ngonidzashe is a holder of a Bachelor of Business Management degree and has 8+ years’ experience on various similar roles gained from working for various organisations in Africa. He is responsible for leading a team responsible for development and execution of the company’s marketing strategy

Tinashe Chiwaridzo
Solar Energy Engineer

Tinashe is a holder of an Advanced Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and a Bachelor of Engineering degree. He is also holds a Journeyman Class 1 in Electrical Engineering. He has 7+ years’ experience in renewable energy systems. He is responsible for design of solar systems and supervising a team of technicians on site.

Zondi Mudyanadzo
Solar PV Technician

Zondi is a holder of a Diploma in Electrical Installation as well a Journeyman Class 3 in Electrical Engineering. He has 6+ years’ experience in electrical and solar system installations. He is responsible for installation and maintenance of solar photovoltaics and water pumping systems

Bothwell Ngorima
Solar PV Technician

Bothwell is a holder of an Advanced Diploma in Electrical Installation as well a Journeyman Class 1 in Electrical Engineering. He has 8+ years’ experience in electrical and solar system installations. He is responsible for installation and maintenance of solar photovoltaics and water pumping systems

Brenda Mutsiwa
Senior Office Manager

Brenda is a holder of a Bachelor of Commerce Laws degree and is responsible for finance, legal and administrative issues for the company. She has more than 9+ years’ experience on the same role and having worked for various organizations in Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Our Partners

Retailers of electrical and solar energy products.

Manufacturers of solar energy products.

Training of installers on solar system installations.

Research, design and manufacture of solar electronic components