Grooves Overview

  • Founded
  • 2004
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 57
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $7.3M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 18

Grooves General Information


Operator of a recruiting platform built to enhance the hiring process for candidates. The company's platform helps to connect non-engineering job seekers with recruiting agents and assist with the recruitment process for candidates, recruiting agencies, and companies, enabling candidates to get better job opportunities.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Human Capital Services
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • Barbizon 104 7F
  • 5-4-27 Minami-Aoyama
  • Tokyo, Minato-ku 107-0062
  • Japan
+81 00-0000-0000

Grooves Timeline

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Grooves Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Later Stage VC 14-Apr-2021 $7.3M 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC 30-Mar-2020 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Corporate 24-Apr-2019 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC 31-Mar-2017 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC 01-Dec-2014 $1.72M $2.44M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Later Stage VC 01-Apr-2012 $726K $726K Completed Generating Revenue
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Grooves Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Yukihiro Ikemi Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Representative Director
Takafumi Ohata Co-Founder & Director
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Grooves Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Minoru Kuriyama Self Board Member 000 0000
Reona Amemiya Self Board Member 000 0000
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Grooves Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

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Grooves Investors (18)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
JIC Venture Growth Investments Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Nantes CVC No. 2 Investment Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Nissay Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Minato Miriai Capital Other Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Niigata Venture Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Grooves Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 00000 01-Oct-2019 00000 0000000 Human Capital Services 00000000 00000
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