Dentsu Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 6

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 63

  • Portfolio
  • 39

  • Exits
  • 20

Exits

Dentsu Ventures General Information

Description

Founded in 2015, Dentsu Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Dentsu Group and is based in Tokyo, Japan. The firm seeks to make minority investments in seed-stage, early-stage, and later-stage companies. It prefers to invest in the media and software sectors in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2015
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 1-8-1, Higashi-Shimbashi
  • Minato-ku
  • Tokyo, 105-7001
  • Japan

Dentsu Ventures Investments (63)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Techtouch 11-Jan-2023 Later Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
00000 000 00000000 13-Dec-2022 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup 000000 00000000
00000 0000000 19-Oct-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
0000000 18-Aug-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
000000 17-Aug-2022 00000 00000 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue
000000 0000 03-Aug-2022 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000000 27-Jul-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
000000 (0000000000 28-Jun-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
double jump.tokyo 06-Jun-2022 Early Stage VC 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
UPSIDE Foods 21-Apr-2022 Later Stage VC 00000 Food Products Generating Revenue
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Dentsu Ventures Exits (20)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Smarking 25-Oct-2022 Buyout/LBO
000000 26-Oct-2021 000000000000000000
000 000000 24-Sep-2021 000 00000
000000 16-Sep-2021 000000000000000000 00000
00000 18-Aug-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
000000000 29-Jun-2021 000000000000000000
0000.00 14-Dec-2020 000000000000000000
000000 30-Mar-2020 000000000000000000
Pixel Labs 09-Dec-2019 Merger/Acquisition
Town WiFi 18-Nov-2019 Merger/Acquisition
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Dentsu Ventures Team (8)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Daiji Horibe General Partner Tokyo, Japan
Tatsuru Isayama Principal 0 Tokyo, Japan
Shinji Fumimoto Executive 0 Tokyo, Japan
Kotaro Sasamoto Managing Partner 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Daisuke Takemori General Partner 0 Tokyo, Japan
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Dentsu Ventures Co-Investors (260)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Chiba Dojo 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Prime Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
DNX Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Globis Capital Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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