Sharief Harris

Sharief Harris

Wind & Hydro Development Manager

Sharief Harris is Red Rocket’s Wind and Hydro Development Manager. He joined our company as an intern in 2015, soon gaining a wealth of on-the-job experience from his involvement in the nascent phases of our business, which included bid-preparation under South Africa’s REIPPPP and taking our Round 4 REIPPPP projects to Financial Close. Sharief is responsible for coordinating hydro projects and wind farm development activities, ensuring that Red Rocket’s project objectives are met. He also manages green and brownfield development, tender processes, and the development of new business in Africa. Sharief holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering – an Honours equivalent from the University of Stellenbosch.

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