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Jit Bhattacharya is a Principal at Factor[e] Ventures.  Based in Nairobi, Kenya, Jit leads investments in the areas of energy access and mobility.  Jit has a background in engineering, product development, and cleantech entrepreneurship. Prior to joining Factor[e], Jit served as CTO at Fenix International, one of the leading lease-to-own solar home system companies in sub-Saharan Africa. Jit also served as CEO of Mission Motors, a Silicon Valley company developing breakthrough powertrain technology for electric and hybrid vehicles, and as a manager in Apple’s Special Projects Group. Jit holds an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.