Kenji Fuma

Kenji Fuma
Kenji FumaCEO


Kenji Fuma is a founder and CEO of Neural Inc, a strategy and management consulting firm in corporate sustainability and ESG investment, established in 2013. Kenji obtains first-rate and up-to-date knowledge and intelligence on international disclosure frameworks, sustainability guidelines, international treaties, domestic legislations, and company and strategies. He manages the companies online news website, “Sustainable Japan.”

As a world’s leading expert of responsible business and sustainable finance, Kenji has been a committee member of the Socio-Economic Panel of the Hague International Space Governance Working Group since 2018, which is an international rule developer for space resource mining and orbit-operations. Kenji is also a selection board member for Japan’s Green Bond Award organized by the Japan’s Ministry of Environment.

Kenji has presented lectures on sustainable finance and sustainability management at the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank Group and in many industrial conferences, covering a variety of agendas from climate change and water stress to human rights, diversity & inclusion, cybersecurity, corruption, and corporate governance. Kenji is also a distinguished contributor to Forbes and Nikkei.

  • Committee Member of Socio-Economic Panel of the Hague International Space Governance WG (Aug 2018 -)
  • Selection Board Member of Japan Green Bond Award organized by Ministry of Environment (Dec 2018 -)
  • Forbes official columnist (Dec 2018 -)
  • Master of Liberal Arts in Sustainability, Harvard University (Candidate)
  • MBA in Global Management, Thunderbird School of Global Management
  • Certified Sustainability Practitioner, CMI

  • Japanese (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • Mandarin Chinese (Moderate)
  • Spanish (Moderate)
  • Contributed an article to an additional volume Environment Business of Monthly Project Design in Spring 2013