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Craig Taylor

Iapetus Holdings
Craig Taylor is the veteran founder and CEO of Iapetus Holdings, a suite of eight companies solving some of the world’s most urgent needs around energy sustainability, safety, and efficiency. As a privately held portfolio of self-funded, multimillion-dollar firms, Iapetus and its 400-plus employees across seven U.S. offices apply strategic thinking, innovation, and an entrepreneurial vision.

Craig has been honored by the Houston Business Journal 2021 and 2022 Diversity in Business Award and the National Diversity & Leadership Conference Top 50 Multicultural Leaders. He received the 2021 TITAN Platinum Award for the Entrepreneur and Company & Organizations categories. In 2022, Iapetus Holdings topped the Houston Business Journal Veteran-Owned Companies list and won the Houston Business Journal Diversity Inno Fire Trailblazer Award. Craig Taylor was recognized by the 2022 National Diversity Awards President’s Award and received the 2022 Rice Veteran Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Craig’s company received three 2022 American Business Awards and recently, Craig and his business partner, Tej Singh, were named EY Entrepreneur of the Year® 2022 Central South Award finalists.