Kentaro is a Partner of Rice Investment Group. Kentaro is currently the CEO and Co-Founder of Persefoni, an intelligent carbon footprint management and reporting platform. Kentaro previously served as Chief Digital Officer of Chesapeake Energy. Kentaro led the IT and digital functions at Chesapeake where he developed several industry-first technology platforms and partnerships. Prior to Chesapeake, Kentaro was a technology executive and consultant at several large technology firms including Accenture. Kentaro’s experience combines full digital product development cycles with enterprise technology support and technology models.