Katie Hill

Director of Power & Strategy, Liquid Telecom






Katie is an expert in sustainable infrastructure, technology, and renewable energy. She is currently the Global Director for Power Management and Strategic Initiatives at Liquid Telecom, a pan-African technology company spanning 13 countries. Prior to Liquid, Katie launched and led Apple’s Clean Energy Program, an ambitious program to transition Apple’s product manufacturing worldwide to renewable energy. Her team enabled 3GW of new clean energy contracted for Apple production in less than 2 years, and she led 10 joint-ventures in renewable energy across 6 provinces in China. Katie started her career at Acumen, a leading impact investment fund. She launched Acumen’s Energy Portfolio in India, investing in off-grid energy companies. Katie received her MBA and an MS in Environmental Engineering from Stanford University. She is a TED fellow and World Economic Forum “Young Global Leader.”

The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020