Ashley is an experienced product designer, mechanical engineer, and product manager interested in big ideas with impact and the potential to scale. She has spent the last seven years working in East and Southern Africa designing, manufacturing and selling products for bottom-of-the-pyramid customers. During this time, she has developed and sold over 200,000 products, providing clean water and energy to over 2 million people in 7 different countries. Ashley holds an BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), an MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management from Oxford University, and is now continuing her studies at Oxford as an MBA. She is Oxford Said Business School's first ever winner of both the Skoll and Pershing Square scholarships.