Kiyohiro Sugashita Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 2


Kiyohiro Sugashita General Information


Mr. Kiyohiro Sugashita serves as Senior Advisor at Polaris Capital Group. He joined Polaris as Advisor in May 2011. He is Director and CEO of Sugashita Partners, Ltd since 1998 and provides consulting services to financial institutions and ventures in and outside of Japan. Prior to that position, he was CEO of Lazard Japan Asset Management from 1991 to 1998. His business career also includes positions at Daiwa Securities and Merrill Lynch Securities, Tokyo Branch. On the academic front, Mr. Sugashita received a BA in Economics from Ritsumeikan University and since 2009 is Special Advisor for the Dean of Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • GranTokyo North Tower 38F
  • 9-1 Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku
  • Tokyo, 100-6738
  • Japan
+81 00-0000-0000

Kiyohiro Sugashita Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Metro Engines 23-Aug-2018 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000000
ROBOT PAYMENT 28-Dec-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Profitable 00000000 000000000
Office de Yasai 31-Mar-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000000 000000000
LazyLad 31-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00000 Internet Retail Out of Business 00000000 000000000
DoubleL 01-Jul-2015 Early Stage VC 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Renoveru 22-Dec-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 000000000

Kiyohiro Sugashita Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ROBOT PAYMENT 28-Sep-2021 IPO 00.000
LazyLad 22-Jun-2016 000 00 00000000

Kiyohiro Sugashita Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Kiyohiro Sugashita Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kiyohiro Sugashita Angel Investor 0 Tokyo, Japan

Kiyohiro Sugashita FAQs

  • Who is Kiyohiro Sugashita?

    Kiyohiro Sugashita is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Kiyohiro Sugashita?

    Kiyohiro Sugashita is an angel investor.

  • What does Kiyohiro Sugashita do?

    As an angel investor, Kiyohiro Sugashita invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Kiyohiro Sugashita invested in?

    Kiyohiro Sugashita has made numerous investments in companies like Metro Engines, ROBOT PAYMENT, and Office de Yasai within the Business/Productivity Software, Financial Software, and Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industries.

  • What has Kiyohiro Sugashita invested in recently?

    Kiyohiro Sugashita's latest investment was on 23-Aug-2018 in Metro Engines, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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