Marilyn Waite

Lead, Energy Practice

Village Capital

Marilyn leads the energy practice at Village Capital. A multi-lingual engineer, project manager, and author, she has experience across four continents in investment (Lincoln International in China), renewable and nuclear energy (AREVA in France), economic development (United Nations in Madagascar), start-ups (SustainableVisit), and public policy (National Academy of Sciences in the United States). She is the author of Sustainability at Work: careers that make a difference (Routledge-Earthscan 2016). Marilyn serves on the Board of Directors for Engineers for a Sustainable World. She is also a Drawdown Fellow and Udall Scholar. Marilyn holds an MPhil with distinction in Engineering for Sustainable Development from the University of Cambridge and a BSE in Civil and Environmental Engineering (magna cum laude) from Princeton University.