Allie has spent most of her career on the other side of the table as an entrepreneur, building and operating businesses in three different countries. Prior to joining Mulago, she co-founded and led business development for Odqa, a research spinout from the University of Oxford that is developing next-generation solar technology. Before that, she was part of the founding team at Inyenyeri, a Mulago portfolio company in Rwanda focused on transforming the clean cookstove sector. She also launched a cafe and street food enterprise. Allie studied International Development and Public Health at UCLA and got her MBA from Oxford University.