Yusuke Asakura Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 13
  • Portfolio
  • 8
  • Exits
  • 5
Exits

Yusuke Asakura General Information

Description

Mr. Yusuke Asakura serves as President at I Mercury Capital. Mr. Asakura serves as Partner at Tokyo Founders Fund. He serves as Co-Founder at Signifiant Inc. He served as Outside Director at Raksul. He served as Advisor at Scrum Ventures. He is a Co-Founder of Signifian. He served as an Advisor at Neural Pocket. He serves as Board Member at Relux. Previously, he served as Chie Executive Officer & President at Naked Technology. He served as Board Member at Relux. He is a Visiting Scholar at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center. He is also co-founder of the Tokyo Founders Fund, an angel network composed of eight entrepreneurs, which invests in pre-seed and seed-stage startup companies globally. Prior to coming to the US, Asakaura was the CEO of mixi, a public company that runs a Social Networking Service in Japan. Prior to mixing, he was the founder and CEO of a mobile tech startup, Naked Technology. Asakura earned his bachelor's degree in Law from the University of Tokyo in 2007. He is an Angel Investor. He served as Advisor at Scrum Ventures.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Tokyo
  • Japan

Yusuke Asakura Investments (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Siiibo Securities 25-Dec-2019 Early Stage VC 00000 Asset Management Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000 27-May-2019 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000000 19-Apr-2019 0000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000 12-Sep-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000000 27-Jul-2016 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000 05-Sep-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000 14-Mar-2014 0000 00000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000 30-Apr-2013 00000 00000 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business 000000 0000000
ChatCenter Ai Seed Round 00000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Original Stitch Angel (individual) Clothing Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
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Yusuke Asakura Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Original Stitch 15-Jun-2019 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
000000 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
000000000 26-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000
Wiselike 21-Aug-2017 Out of Business
Socket 30-Sep-2015 Merger/Acquisition
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Yusuke Asakura Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Yusuke Asakura Angel Investor 00 0 Tokyo, Japan
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Yusuke Asakura Co-Investors (35)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
East Ventures 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nakagawa AyaTaro 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nobuhiro Ariyasu 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
CyberAgent Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mistletoe 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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