Jiro Okochi has thirty years of experience across enterprise SaaS and banking. In 1999, he started Reval one of the first true SaaS companies in the Fin Tech space. Reval became the leader in the enterprise treasury and risk management space providing solutions to over 650 major corporations and banks in 20 countries. One of his most rewarding experiences was building a great team of 500+ employees with offices in NY, London, Gurgaon, Graz, Sydney and Tokyo. Jiro has extensive experience raising capital across the spectrum of angel, venture, private equity and debt. He also completed two strategic acquisitions, one a US competitor and a European partner. In 2016 Reval was successfully sold to the ION Group, a privately held Fin Tech company. Prior to Reval, Jiro spent the earlier part of his career in banking, working on the sales and trading desks of major financial institutions in New York.
Jiro recently moved to Austin, TX from New Jersey with his wife and two children. In his spare time, he enjoys sushi, skiing, guitar and is a volunteer at Austin Pets Alive. Jiro is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, B.S. Genetics in 1987.