In 2019, Ugwem was recognized as Forbes 30 Under 30 in the Energy scetor. Ugwem has also been a speaker at the World Bank State of the African Union Forum, Global Climate Action Summit and Ceres.
Ugwem Eneyo is the co-founder and CEO of SHYFT Power Solutions (formerly known as Solstice Energy Solutions), a venture-backed, award-winning energy technology company that builds IoT and integrated software to intelligently manage distributed energy resources.
SHYFT’s energy technology is a spin-out of the founders work at Stanford University and has been ventured back by investors including Total Carbon Neutrality Ventures, Softbank and Powerhouse Ventures. The company has received recognition and awards including the MIT Clean Energy Prize, NREL Awards, Berkeley Clean Energy Prize, Global Climate Action Summit Start-Up Cup as well as participating in the StartX accelerator.