Our Team

Here at Solar BW and Widowbird Solar Solutions, our team is family

Gavin Hobson

Gavin Hobson Company Position:  Director Linkedin Profile:  Gavin Hobson As director and team leader of Widowbird Solar in Botswana and SolarBW in South Africa, Gavin has over 21 years in the renewable energy industry. He has extensive experience designing and installing various solar systems including...

Tanith Hobson

Tanith Hobson Company Position:  Director Linkedin Profile:  Tanith Hobson Tanith Hobson joined SolarBW in 2019 and focuses on the admin and marketing of the company. She has published of a number of internationally recognized books and is one of the founding partners of a unique...

Barry Basson

Barry Basson Company Position:Technical Manager Barry project manages installations both in Botswana for Widowbird Solar as well as in South Africa for SolarBW . He has over 10 years experience in Lithium Battery Building and offers excellent technical support across all of our projects. He is...

Keleadile Seduke

Keleadile Seduke Company Position:  Energy Engineer Linkedin Profile:  Keleadile Seduke Keleadile Seduke is an energy engineer by profession having acquired her bachelor’s degree from BIUST, Botswana. She is an integral part of our Botswana team and holds certifications in Business Leadership as well as Customer...

Tlamelo Dodo Jacob Plaatjie

Tlamelo Dodo Jacob Plaatjie Company Position:  Engineer Tlamelo is a graduate of the University of Botswana and has a Bachelor’s Degree majoring In Electrical and Electronic Engineering. His passion and enthusiasm as an aspiring Power Systems Engineer has led to his love of design, simulations...

Obrien Kgajwane

Obrien Kgajwane Company Position: Lead Installer Obrien has as a wealth of experience in construction methods, including various roof types. He has been permanently employed with Widowbird Solar Solutions in Botswana for over 4 years and has undergone extensive onsite training regarding installations and products...

Keabetswe Gopolang

Keabetswe Gopolang Company Position:  Junior Installer Keabetswe Gopolang is based at Widowbird Solar solutions in Gaberone, Botswana. Keabetswe is our warehouse assistant and junior installer.

Clinton Hobson

Clinton Hobson Company Position:  Office Admin Clinton has over 20 years in the electrical cable industry and is responsible for admin and logistics in our Johannesburg office.

Calden Hobson

Calden Hobson Company Position: Installation Assistant Calden is the youngest member of our team and has great enthusiasm and passion for the solar industry. He is busy with Victron Training and is gaining hands on experience in system installations and sizing.

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