Keiko Kai – Managing Director, Investor Relations and Business Development
Keiko Kai serves as Managing Director, Investor Relations and Business Development for Voleon, and she is based in Berkeley, CA. Her career includes leadership roles in marketing, relationship management, and business development.
Ms. Kai began her career as an Investment Banking associate at Nomura Securities International where she was responsible for all phases of cross border equity underwriting for international corporate clients. After Nomura, she worked at ITX International Holdings, Inc. as an Investment Associate identifying investment opportunities and managing strategic business development for underlying startups within ITX’s venture capital portfolio. Prior to joining Voleon, Ms. Kai worked at Mellon Capital Management as the Head of International Relationship Management where she was responsible for cultivating business of all non-US institutional, sovereign wealth funds, and sub-advised intermediary clients in EMEA and APAC.
Ms. Kai earned her MA in International and Public Affairs from Columbia University and she holds a BA from University of Toronto, Canada. She is fluent in both Japanese and English.