Various companies owned by Ichikowitz are engaged in the renewable energy, mid- stream oil, and related sectors in Africa. This includes a mid-stream oil business which main focus is to source and supply refined petroleum products such as petrol, diesel, kerosene and bitumen. The business owns and operates fuel storage depots and operates in both the wholesale and retail sectors. It is the largest independent petroleum importer into Malawi.

In Kenya he has invested in an ethanol plant that produces and market the highest quality potable alcohol and industrial ethanol, which can be used in beverage, medical and industrial applications. Ethanol can also be used as a biofuel, with a variety of by-products being produced during the production process.