Business in energy
Name business: Tekutangije
Entrepreneur: Isidore Nzeyimana
Finance need: 100,000 USD
Tekutangije is an innovative business in sustainable clean cookstoves. This innovative cookstove can be used on both a small and a larger scale and is being sold to households and schools. Tekutangije’s cookstove distinguishes from their competitors’ because of its price/quality ratio.
Tekutangije currently has 10 full-time employees, 20 employees upon request and a large number of piece-workers. Among these piece-workers are (ex)prisoners, who are given a job opportunity in return for a small loan. To set up the business, Isidore has already received a loan from the Rwanda Development Bank. Tekutangije is currently looking for an equity investment.