Fast Track Initiative Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 8
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 37
  • Portfolio
  • 16
  • Exits
  • 6
Exits

Fast Track Initiative General Information

Description

Fast Track Initiative (FTI) is a healthcare-focused venture capital firm that has offices in Tokyo and Boston. The firm invests primarily in biotech, with a secondary focus in healthcare services and digital health. For those fields, the firm is interested in first-in-class technology approaches and invest in early companies with great science, from seed to series B. With their expansion to the US, the firm is now open to investing globally. The firm has generally led investments but is willing to be part of a syndicate as well.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2004
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • Unizo Hongo 4 chome Building
  • 2F, 4-1-4 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
  • Tokyo, 113-0033
  • Japan
+81 00-0000-0000

Fast Track Initiative Investments (37)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Metagen Therapeutics 16-Mar-2021 Seed Round 00000 Biotechnology Startup
000 000000000 04-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Drug Discovery Startup 00000000 00000 00.0
0000 0000000 01-Sep-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 000000000 000000 00.0
0000000 (0000 0000 13-May-2020 00000 00000 000.00 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue 00000000 00000 00.0
000000 000000 0000 27-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Practice Management (Healthcare) Generating Revenue
00000 19-Jun-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000000 00000 00.0
0000000 (000000000 10-Apr-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000000 00000 00.0
0000000 01-Jan-2019 00000 00000 Drug Delivery Clinical Trials - General 000000000 000000 00.0
Mediphone 28-Nov-2018 Seed Round Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000000 0000
Pentas 28-Nov-2018 Early Stage VC Medical Supplies Out of Business 000000000 0000
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Fast Track Initiative Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Modalis (Biotechnology) 03-Aug-2020 IPO 000.00
000000 01-Sep-2019 000 00 00000000
0000000000 0000000 22-Oct-2015 000 000.00
000000 01-Oct-2013 000000000000000000 00.00
Japan Medical Information Research Institute 31-Aug-2012 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
CellSeed 16-Mar-2010 IPO 0000
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Fast Track Initiative Team (11)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Hiromichi Kimura Ph.D Co-Founder, Managing Partner & Chief Executive Officer 0 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Tomohiro Anzai Ph.D Chief Operating Officer & Managing Partner 0 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Makoto Takeuchi Senior Venture Expert Tokyo, Japan
Taku Nakahara Ph.D Venture Expert 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Hajime Okuyama Ph.D Manager 0 Tokyo, Japan
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Fast Track Initiative Co-Investors (38)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
SMBC Venture Capital 8 0 Series chart Industry bar
UTokyo Innovation Platform 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
DBJ Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mizuho Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nippon Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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