Kentaro is Co-Founder and CEO of Persefoni, a ClimateTech SaaS company that works with companies and financial institutions to account for, disclose, and manage their climate impacts. The company has raised $120m since its founding in 2020. Prior to founding Persefoni, Kentaro was the youngest Chief Digital Officer ever at a Fortune 500 energy company and spent his career in the enterprise software space and spent time as an early-stage software investor at Rice Investment Group. Kentaro is also a Co-Founder & Board Director at Umbrage and an Advisor at Rehab.com. He has received recognition and awards for his work by various major institutions including the Forbes 30 Under 30 and SXSW Startup Competition.