High Stakes

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Paige Soya

14 July 2023

40m 51s

The Rise of Climate Fintech



This episode brings together founders and investors in climate fintech, a rising star in the venture capital ecosystem which operates at the intersection of climate, finance, and technology. Featured in this episode are guests Zach Axelrod, a K Street investorand founder/CEO at Redball Energy; and Ravi Mikkelsen, co-founder at Atmos, a K Street portfolio company. Zach and Ravi share their founder stories, explain the missions and visions that drive their ventures and investments, discuss exactly what climate fintech encompasses, get into some of the tailwinds of the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 and discuss why the financial services sector cares about climate now, in 2023.