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Alicia Lenis


Alicia is a Vice President at Chrysalix. She works on investment thesis development, deal sourcing, due diligence, deal execution and support of portfolio companies. She serves as a Board Director with Chrysalix portfolio company Rithmik and as Board Observer with Chrysalix portfolio companies MineSense, Novamera and VerAI. She also represents Chrysalix on the National Renewable Energy Lab's (NREL) Investor Advisory Board.

A long-time industrial technology enthusiast, Alicia has over 15 years of experience working with industrial companies in both technical and management roles. Since her early career days, Alicia has been interested in our world's energy challenge and the need for an energy transition.

Before joining Chrysalix, Alicia worked for Bain & Company in London, UK, with a focus on Industrial Goods & Services. She started her career at one of Canada's largest marine shipping companies, across operational and technical roles, including environmental technology strategy.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Alicia holds an MBA and a MS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, where she was a Leaders of Global Operations Fellow, focused on Energy and Environment, and served a 6-month internship with ABB. She is also a Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering with Distinction from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. Originally from Montreal, she now lives in Vancouver and spends her time with her husband and son in the mountains or by the ocean.