Kikenni Consulting is a family-owned consulting firm in Somerset, UK supporting sustainable development in sub-Saharan Africa and South/Southeast Asia.

Kikenni has implemented assignments in more than 20 countries on bio-energy, clean cooking and natural resource management. The company’s work spans the design and evaluation of development programmes, the formulation of sector strategies and policies, and scoping studies and due diligence for commercial investors.  Kikenni  focuses especially on commercial pathways for sustainable bioenergy, from feedstocks through to final consumers in homes, businesses and industry.

Kikenni’s client base includes the UK FCDO, Norad, MFA Netherlands, BMZ Germany and Swiss Development Cooperation, often through intermediaries  such as NIRAS, INTEGRATION e&e, MDF Netherlands, GIZ and Practical Action Consulting.

The company was founded by Matthew Owen, who has a 35 year career in international development.