AltGen has 100-odd years of combined experience in HR as well as capacity development; and is supported by a passionate team spread across Africa.

We are proud of the role we have played in Renewable Energy in Africa since 2012. AltGen has provided the human resources as well as knowledge needed for our clients to successfully execute their mandates. As a result, our team has played a leading role in providing a range of people-orientated services to NGOs, businesses, governments, and educational institutions.

Services range from assisting with utility-scale operations to formulating HR strategies as well as assisting recent graduates to find jobs.

Our offices are located in Nairobi, Kenya, Ebène Cybercity, Mauritius and Cape Town, South Africa. We operate across both francophone and anglophone African countries and we are quickly extending our services to the global community, with a growing reach into the European market.

AltGen Recruitment was incorporated in South Africa in 1997 and now consists of three complementary divisions which cover the three stages of job creation in the energy space.

The complimentary divisions which effectively feed insights into the services we offer include; Consulting, Recruitment and Employment Services.


Sean GibsonSean Gibson Blue

Sean holds a Master of Philosophy from Stellenbosch University as well as an Honours degree in Social Science from Rhodes University. He is the Managing Director of AltGen’s group of companies.

Robert VeithRobert Veith Blue

Robert holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing Management from UNISA as well as a National Diploma in Electrical Engineering from CPUT. The success of AltGen REcruitment is as a result of Robert ensuring client talent acquisition needs are met.

Lindy TaylorLindy Taylor Blue

Lindy holds a Bachelors’s Degree in Social Sciences from Rhodes University. Her role in the team included signing on new clients across AltGen’s service offering.