Persefoni launches “ClimateTech with Kentaro,” an interview-style podcast hosted by its CEO

An exciting new series speaking with founders, investors, and other innovators in the ClimateTech market
Persefoni Team
By Persefoni Team
February 17, 20222 min read
December 22, 2022 at 1:38 PMUpdated
February 17, 2022Updated: December 22, 2022 at 1:38 PM2 min read

[TEMPE, Ariz.,] – 17 February 2022: Persefoni, the leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for enterprises and financial institutions, is launching a new podcast, “ClimateTech with Kentaro.” The podcast will be hosted by Persefoni Co-Founder and CEO, Kentaro Kawamori, who is also an active ClimateTech Investor. 

“We're launching this podcast to shed a light on the people and stories in ClimateTech broadly,” said Kentaro Kawamori, Co-Founder and CEO of Persefoni. “It's such an exciting time in the ecosystem and we're excited to bring forward this new content platform in an effort to share the knowledge and network that we've been able to build.”


ClimateTech with Kentaro is a podcast hosted by Persefoni CEO, Kentaro Kawamori, and features conversations with founders, investors, financiers, climate journalists, influencers and other key innovators in the ClimateTech ecosystem. Podcast guests include:

  • Victoria Beasley, Partner at Prelude Ventures, which has invested in more than 40 companies addressing climate change

  • Jon Shieber, Venture Partner at FootPrint Coalition, who, along with Robert Downey Jr., continues making strategic investments in exciting new ClimateTech, and

  • Steve Ellis, Co-Managing Partner of The Rise Fund, which has raised $5.4b to invest in climate solutions, and counts former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson as its Executive Chairman


On this interview-style podcast, Kawamori invites founders, investors, journalists, or influencers who have experience in ClimateTech and a passion for solving the climate crisis through technology.


The pilot episode of “ClimateTech with Kentaro” launches soon, with episodes to follow on a weekly basis. 


Please listen to the trailer for ClimateTech with Kentaro here. The podcast will be available on all major podcast channels, including Apple Podcasts and Spotify.