Dr. Ethan Kay is Managing Director of Emerging Markets at BioLite. BioLite designs and manufactures clean energy products (e.g., cooking, lighting, charging) for off-grid households in the developing world. Ethan has spent the last 15 years commercializing market-based solutions to poverty in India and Sub-Saharan Africa. He holds a Ph.D. and M.Phil. from the University of Oxford, where he was a Fulbright Scholar and Sauv� Scholar. His doctoral research examined the cultural complexities of retailing clean cookstoves in rural India. He also holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. In 2020, BioLite was ranked #1 in impact in the off-grid energy sector among 49 companies, per a global study by 60 Decibels. Together with BioLite, Ethan was awarded the Fast Company Innovation By Design Award and was selected for the Public Interest Design �Global 100�.