Songo Didiza is a founder and managing partner at Green Building Design Group. Songo leads an advisory management consultancy focusing on advancing sustainability transitions within infrastrucure projects. Songo has over 13 years’ experience working in the fields of clean energy and the green economy business advisory Songo is an eco entrepreneur and philanthropist at heart and is motivated by the desire to have Africa as a global green economy leader.
Her client portfolio includes the energy, construction, financial services, manufacturing, government, NGO, property, oil & gas sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa. She has been voted Sub-Saharan Africa’s Energy Innovator of the Year by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) in 2019. She currently serves as a SA REITs Advisory Member developing an ESG Disclosure framework for the SA REITs Association and is a part-time university lecturer on ESG and Smart Building integration concepts. She chairs the ESG Track of the Institute of People Management (IPM) in 2023.