Hugh Whalan

Hugh Whalan

PEG Africa
CEO

Biography

Hugh Whalan is the CEO of PEG Africa, the largest PAYG company operating in Ghana and Ivory Coast. He has started several businesses focused on energy and financing in West Africa over the last 8 years. He started the first crowd-funding site for energy lending, and a fast growing solar distribution company in Ghana, which he sold to a New York private equity investment firm. He has previously been recognized as a top 30 under 30 Australian entrepreneur, and he was named a 2015 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.