Naoki Aoyagi Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 2


Naoki Aoyagi General Information


Mr. Naoki Aoyagi serves as Senior Vice President of the Japan Region and Chief Executive Officer at Mercari. He serves as an Advisor at Coral Capital. He serves as Director at Merpay. He served as Chief Executive Officer at Gree International. He served as Chief Executive Officer and Director at GREE International. He is the founder & CEO of newmo. He has also overseen Mercari's operations in Japan as SVP of the Japan Region and Marketplace CEO. Before Mercari, he served as CFO and Head of the Business Division at GREE and since 2011 he led the company's global expansion out of California. He is also an active angel investor, investing in Coral portfolio companies SmartHR, justInCase, and ContractS.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • PO Box 60178
  • Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • United States

Naoki Aoyagi Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Parallel (Social/Platform Software) 07-Aug-2020 Seed Round 00.000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
ContractS 07-Feb-2020 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
One Nova 01-Aug-2018 00000 (00000 00000 Clothing Generating Revenue 00000 000000
JustInCase 06-Jul-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Multi-line Insurance Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Flatt Security 28-Feb-2018 Angel (individual) 00000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
WAmazing 07-Sep-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue

Naoki Aoyagi Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Flatt Security 13-Feb-2024 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
ContractS 27-May-2022 000000000000000000

Naoki Aoyagi Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Naoki Aoyagi Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Naoki Aoyagi Angel Investor 0 Palo Alto, CA

Naoki Aoyagi Co-Investors (13)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
500 Global 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
BEENEXT Capital Management 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jafco 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SMBC Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Yusuke Sato 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Naoki Aoyagi FAQs

  • Who is Naoki Aoyagi?

    Naoki Aoyagi is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Naoki Aoyagi?

    Naoki Aoyagi is an angel investor.

  • What does Naoki Aoyagi do?

    As an angel investor, Naoki Aoyagi invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Naoki Aoyagi invested in?

    Naoki Aoyagi has made numerous investments in companies like Parallel (Social/Platform Software), ContractS, and One Nova within the Social/Platform Software, Business/Productivity Software, and Clothing industries.

  • What has Naoki Aoyagi invested in recently?

    Naoki Aoyagi's latest investment was on 07-Aug-2020 in Parallel (Social/Platform Software), a company within the Social/Platform Software industry.

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