Persefoni named Rising Star Company of the Year in the 2022 Global Cleantech 100

Recognized for developing a market-leading carbon footprint management and disclosure platform
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Persefoni named Rising Star Company of the Year in the 2022 Global Cleantech 100
The Climate Tech SaaS Startup is being recognized in the Resources & Environment Category 

[TEMPE, Ariz.,] January 27, 2022 – Persefoni, the leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP) for enterprises and financial institutions, was named Rising Star of the Year for the Resources & Environment category in the 2022 Global Cleantech 100 by Cleantech Group. 

“We are honored to be recognized for our market-leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform – many of our financial services customers rely on Climatetech Group for sustainability research, which makes this recognition all the more special,” said Kentaro Kawamori, Co-Founder & CEO of Persefoni. “Of course, this is just the beginning. We will continue to innovate, collaborate across sectors, advise global regulatory agencies, and guide our clients towards a decarbonized future.”

The 2022 Global Cleantech 100 is the 13th edition of the respected annual guide to the leading companies and themes in sustainable innovation. It features the private, independent, and for-profit companies best positioned to contribute to a more digitized, de-carbonized, and resource-efficient industrial future.

“We look forward to seeing the progress and future impact of our 2022 Global Cleantech 100 award winners,” said Richard Youngman, CEO, Cleantech Group. “We hope to see them, and their peer companies help propel a three-decade transformation to net zero before 2050.”

The list combines Cleantech Group’s research data with qualitative judgments from nominations and insight from a global, 85-member Expert Panel of leading investors and executives from corporations and industrials active in technology and innovation scouting. From pioneers and veterans to new entrants, the Expert Panel broadly represents the global cleantech community and results in a list with a powerful base of respect and support from many important players within the cleantech innovation ecosystem. The Global Cleantech 100 program is sponsored by Chubb.

About Persefoni

Persefoni is the leading Climate Management & Accounting Platform (CMAP). The company's Software-as-a-Service solutions enable enterprises and financial institutions to meet stakeholder and regulatory climate disclosure requirements with the highest degrees of trust, transparency, and ease. As the ERP of Carbon, the Persefoni platform provides users a single source of carbon truth across their organization, enabling them to manage their carbon transactions and inventory with the same rigor and confidence as their financial transactions.

About Cleantech Group

At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting, and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies, and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation. Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized, and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments, and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future. The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris, and Boston.

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