Shane McLean


Shane McLean, Director of Development for East Africa is based in Kampala, Uganda and is responsible for identifying development opportunities in the East Africa region including: Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania, with a primary focus on Uganda. Before starting with Shire Oak Energy, he worked in East Africa’s social impact and start-up space for 4-years. Earlier in his career, Shane was appointed by the White House to the U.S. Department of Energy as a policy advisor working on both domestic and internationally focused clean and renewable energy programs. He later moved to East Africa, successfully launching his own business and for fun, organising Uganda’s largest music festival tour. Shane has a finance degree from Florida Atlantic University, and an MBA from the University of Denver.