Raymond has over eight years of experience as a consultant, operator and venture investor. His venture investing spans stages (early and growth) and a range of sectors (agriculture, energy, industrials, transportation, climate, B2B vertical SaaS). Raymond joined ITE from Upfront Ventures, where he focused on climate investing alongside generalist early growth investing. Prior to that, he was at ArcTern Ventures, where he invested in several climate companies at the Seed to Series B stage. Previously, Raymond worked on the operating side at Enveritas, a Y-Combinator backed startup focused on commodity supply chain transparency and ESG where he managed operations in Ethiopia and Cote d’Ivoire. Raymond started his career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company, spending three years working with executive clients on strategic and operational challenges.