Sascha Flesch

Sascha Flesch

  • Global South

Sascha is a manager for RMI’s Global South Program, specializing in energy access challenges to facilitate inclusive, clean, modern, and affordable energy for all. As part of the Africa Energy Program, he drives efforts to foster economic development through productive use of energy.


Prior to RMI, Sascha worked for The Netherlands Development Organization SNV as energy sector team leader—coordinating the energy and inclusive business portfolios in Zambia. From 2014, he strengthened the market-based approach for energy access in Nepal’s rural areas as an Advisor in GIZ’s energy program. In 2011, Sascha joined the Styrian Energy Agency, leading EU-Funded activities on biomethane, eco-innovation, energy efficiency, and renewable energy.

  • MSc, Environmental- and Bioresource-management, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria
  • MBA, Environmental System Sciences, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria
  • MBA, Management and International Business, Karl-Franzens University, Graz, Austria