Margaret Koskei, Aurora Energy
Margaret Koskei is the Founder of Aurora Energy, an Oil Marketing Company OMC that sells petroleum products diesel, petrol and paraffin. She began the firm 4 years ago. At the 2017 Women in Energy Awards and Conference, Mrs. Koskei spoke about the challenges she has faced in a male-dominated industry. Chief among them was the high capital investment requirement. Another challenge has been she occasionally has to deal with stakeholders who are looking for a man to transact with. Besides running a successful business, Mrs. Koskei has also developed excellent pitching and negotiation skills. She has found in the Women for Africa Foundation.