Founder and CEO of Angaza
Lesley Marincola is the Founder and CEO of Angaza, the leading B2B provider of Pay-As-You-Go energy technology. Angaza is focused on making it possible for over a billion people to access clean, reliable electricity. They are redefining how energy products are purchased, financed, and monitored in emerging markets by enabling off-grid customers to pay for them in affordable amounts over time. With a Bachelors and Masters in Product Design and Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, Lesley has also worked as a Design Engineer on the Amazon Kindle team and at Bay Area design consultancy, D2M Inc., with clients including DirecTV, Genentech, Qualcomm, and Volkswagen. She has been recognized by Businessweek as one of “America’s Best Young Entrepreneurs” and is a Forbes “30 Under 30” Entrepreneur. Her vision is to solve the world’s most widespread problems, like energy poverty, with market driven technology innovation.