Dentsu Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 5
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 40
  • Portfolio
  • 26
  • Exits
  • 13
Exits

Dentsu Ventures General Information

Description

Founded in 2015, Dentsu Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Dentsu and is based in Tokyo, Japan. The firm seeks to make minority investments in seed-stage, early-stage, and later-stage companies. The firm 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 (40)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Overtime 31-Mar-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue
0*0000000 02-Nov-2020 00000 00000 00.000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue
0000000 12-Oct-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
000000 00000 10-Apr-2020 00000 00000 00000 Food Products Generating Revenue 000000000 00000000
000 23-Mar-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000000 000 19-Jan-2020 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000000000 18-Dec-2019 00000 00000 0000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue
000000000 11-Jun-2019 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
New Standard 01-Jan-2019 Early Stage VC Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Clear Labs 30-Oct-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
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Dentsu Ventures Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Loom.ai 14-Dec-2020 Merger/Acquisition
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00000 0000 09-Dec-2019 000000000000000000
000000 01-Oct-2019 0000000000: 000000
0000000 (000000000 06-Jun-2019 000000000000000000 00000
0000 04-Mar-2019 000 00 00000000
00000 0000000000 31-Oct-2018 000 0000
000 08-Mar-2018 000000000000000000
Nextbit Systems 30-Jan-2017 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Victorious 01-Jan-2017 Out of Business
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Dentsu Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Dentsu Ventures Team (5)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kotaro Sasamoto Managing Partner 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Daiji Horibe General Partner Tokyo, Japan
Daisuke Takemori General Partner Tokyo, Japan
Katsuyuki Hasegawa General Partner 00 0 Tokyo, Japan
Yu Hirayama General Partner Tokyo, Japan
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