Smilegate Investment Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 25

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 282

  • Portfolio
  • 141

  • Exits
  • 101

Exits

Smilegate Investment General Information

Description

Founded in 1999, Smilegate Investment is a venture capital firm based in Seoul, South Korea. The firm seeks to invest in disruptive technology companies with a focus on healthcare & biotechnology, information & communications technology, environment & life, and entertainment sectors across South Korea.

Contact Information

Year Founded
1999
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Korean Venture Capital Association (KVC)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Growth/Expansion
PE/Buyout
Primary Office
  • Orange Planet 16-17F 217
  • Teheran-ro
  • Seoul, Gangnam-gu
  • South Korea
+82 00-0000-0000

Smilegate Investment Investments (282)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
RECO (Environmental Services (B2B)) 24-Jan-2023 Early Stage VC 0000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000000000 (00000 17-Jan-2023 00000 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
0000000000 (000000 17-Jan-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue
0000000.00 02-Jan-2023 00000 00000 00.000 Distributors (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000 000000-0000
0000000 31-Dec-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
0000 (00000 000 00 27-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Elder and Disabled Care Generating Revenue 000 00000 00.0
0000000000 30-Nov-2022 00000 00000 Biotechnology Clinical Trials - Phase 1
00 00 0000 29-Nov-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
VtoV 11-Nov-2022 Early Stage VC 00.00 Application Software Startup
PranaQ 04-Nov-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue
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Smilegate Investment Exits (101)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
3D Medicines 15-Dec-2022 IPO 00000
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000000 14-Jul-2022 000 000.00
000000 20-Jun-2022 000000000000000000
00000 000 08-Jun-2022 0000000 000000 00000
0000000000 28-May-2022 000 00 00000000
0000 03-Mar-2022 000 000.00
00 00000 02-Feb-2022 0000000000
Good T Cells 26-Jul-2021 Out of Business
VSI (Industrial Supplies and Parts) 01-Jul-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
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Smilegate Investment Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Smilegate Investment Team (30)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ki-moon Nam Chief Executive Officer 0 Seoul, South Korea
Ku Young-Kwon President 0 Seoul, South Korea
Inwoo Kang General Manager, Investments Seoul, South Korea
Jiyeon Lee General Manager, Investments Seoul, South Korea
Kim Seung-Pil General Manager, Investments Seoul, South Korea
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Smilegate Investment Co-Investors (321)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
KB Investment 12 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
IMM Investment 00 0 Series chart Industry bar
DSC Investment 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Korea Investment Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mirae Asset Venture Investment 0 Series chart Industry bar
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