Jose Luis Vilcahuaman is a Mechanical and Electrical engineer, with academic excellence, leading technology companies in challenging sectors.
He is the CEO and founder of a Startup that provides comprehensive solutions to empower organizations and individuals to advance the Net Zero transition through more sustainable infrastructure. His startup has empowered individuals globally and possesses a Social Return on Investment (SROI) of 1:44 according to an independent analysis (OYW, UK). The startup was selected by the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) as a top company from over 1400 technological companies, and backed by the Startup Peru 6G fund and the Peruvian Council for Science and Technology.
Prior to this experience, he founded a project that developed solar energy technologies for rural towns in the Peruvian Andes. The project was recognized by the National Congress of the Republic of Peru, and by Bayer Young Community Innovators (BYCI) as one of the most outstanding innovative science-based solutions in Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador.
He began his career working for the largest power transmission project in Peru that currently benefits over 5 million Peruvians by providing more reliable and sustainable electricity.
Through his career, he was recognized as one of the 30 young leaders building a carbon-neutral future by One Young World and BP (London, UK), and named Leader in Innovation Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering RAEng (UK), Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum, Ambassador of the Institute for Economics and Peace IEP (Sydney) and The U.S. Department of State Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Fellow (USA).
Mr. Vilcahuaman has also been awarded an official distinction from the National Congress of the Republic of Peru and appointed as the official delegate of Peru in the Future Leaders and Young Engineers Committee of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO).