Norman is currently the Group CEO of Distributed Power Africa, a pan African renewable energy and technology group. Having begun his career journey at Standard Chartered Bank, he moved into the Telecommunications industry when GSM Technology was introduced in Africa by being part of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe team. Thereafter he moved to Celtel International as Commercial Director in Zambia before landing the job of Chief Marketing Officer in Nigeria.
In 2011 Norman was nominated at the prestigious GTB Global Top 40 World Telecom Leaders Under 40 as a result of his work in Nigeria. In addition, his exploits in IOT have recently earned him two Titans of Influence awards (2017) on a national and regional level in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector. Norman recently received the CEO of the year award at the recently held Solar Quarter Awards hosted by Solaris, in Johannesburg.
Normans is very passionate about impacting positive change in the African continent through sharing lessons that he has learnt throughout his career. This is evident in his book “Rumble in The Jungle, Leadership from an African Perspective” (2015),that gives vital business leadership insights drawn largely from his experiences.