Paris Blockchain Week 2024


Kenneth Kou

Mercy Corps Ventures

Head of Venture Lab


Ken leads the Crypto For Good Fund for Mercy Corps Ventures. The Fund is focused on identifying and supporting innovative web3 use cases for financially-underserved and climate-vulnerable populations in the Global South. To date, the Fund has launched 15 crypto pilots in 10+ countries across Africa, Asia and Latin America. He has a background in startups, international development and management consulting, having spent the past decade across Southeast Asia and Africa.