Makey Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 4

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Makey General Information


Operator of a consumer-generated media platform designed to offer tutorials on makeup. The company manages a makeup and cosmetics information-sharing media platform with a mechanism for discovering and nurturing creators and the ability to produce beauty content, enabling women to share and view makeup tutorials videos, information and recommendations with other users.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Social/Platform Software
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 4th Floor, Osawa Building
  • 1-20-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku
  • Tokyo, 150-0043
  • Japan

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Makey Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 04-Mar-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 01-Mar-2018 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Accelerator/Incubator 02-Apr-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
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Makey Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Hideki Nakamura Chief Executive Officer
Kazuki Saito Chief Marketing Officer
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Makey Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers


Similarweb Unique Visitors


Majestic Referring Domains


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Makey Former Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Colopl Next Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
DG Ventures (Digital Garage Group) Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Nissay Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Open Network Lab Accelerator/Incubator Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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