The Decipher Capital Team

Jonhnson Nakano
Co-Founder & General Partner

Jonhnson has extensive experience in both software development and investing. He started investing in stocks when he was eighteen and bought his first bitcoin in 2014. Prior to starting Decipher Capital, he was a senior engineer at Salesforce. There he focused on building large scale applications for Salesforce's biggest customers.

Jonhnson holds a B.A. in Industrial Engineering, from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

Jonhnson Nakano
Co-Founder & General Partner
Joel Camacho
Co-Founder & General Partner

Joel has a background in company valuation and transaction execution as an ex-Wall Street banker. He became intrigued in valuation methodologies for blockchain projects back in 2016. Prior to founding Decipher Capital, Joel was an Associate in the Tech, Media, and Telecomm (TMT) group within the Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division.

Joel speaks Mandarin and Spanish, and holds a B.A. in Financial Economics from Columbia University.

Joel Camacho
Co-Founder & General Partner
Harshitha Kilari
Co-Founder & General Partner

Harshitha directs investment research and helps shape the overall strategy of the firm. She’s particularly intrigued by the multidisciplinary nature of the blockchain space and enjoys exploring its intersection between economics, finance, and technological innovation.

Prior to Decipher, she did a stint as the CFO of an edtech startup and spent three years in the prestigious TAP program at Capital Group.

She holds a B.A. in Economics-Mathematics from Columbia University, which she completed in 3 years.

Harshitha Kilari
Co-Founder & General Partner