James Riney Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


James Riney General Information


Mr. James Riney serves as Partner, 500 Japan at 500 Global. He also is an Angel Investor.He also serves as Partner at 500 Kobe Pre-Accelerator. He also co-founded the "Medium.com of Japan" before covering venture investments for DeNA, based in Tokyo. He now heads the 500 Startups Japan fund. He serves as Board Member at SmartHR.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

James Riney Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Penrose 11-Jul-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
Blisby 09-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00000 Accessories Out of Business

James Riney Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Blisby 01-Mar-2020 000 00 00000000

James Riney Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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James Riney Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James Riney Angel Investor 0 0 0 Tokyo, Japan

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