Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 2
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 23
  • Portfolio
  • 14
  • Exits
  • 7
Exits

Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital General Information

Description

Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital is a venture arm of Asahi Kasei, a diversified business based in Tokyo, Japan focused on three primary sectors which are materials, homes and healthcare. The firm is focused on investing in innovative global firms in areas of strategic importance to Asahi Kasei. It was founded in 2008 and is based in Menlo Park, California with an additional office in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2008
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 4400 Bohannon Drive
  • Suite 240
  • Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Aryballe Technologies 10-Jul-2020 Later Stage VC 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
00000 000000000000 17-Jul-2019 00000 00000 0000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Generating Revenue
0000 000 30-Apr-2019 00000 00000 0000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue
0000000 31-Oct-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000 00.0
000000 00000000000 18-Sep-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000 00.0
0000000 18-May-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000 000000000000 13-Feb-2018 00000 00000 0000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
000000000000 17-Oct-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue
Pulmocide 20-Mar-2017 Later Stage VC 000.00 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue
Aryballe Technologies 01-Dec-2016 Early Stage VC 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
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Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Xeris Pharmaceuticals 21-Jun-2018 IPO 000.00
00000000 14-Mar-2018 000000000000000000
00000 0000000 01-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
00000000 20-Jul-2017 000000000000000000
0000000 0000000000 11-Jan-2012 000000000000000000
Asahi Kasei Pharma America 28-Nov-2011 Merger/Acquisition
KeyEye Communications 13-Mar-2008 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Team (14)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Howard Kim MD Managing Director Chelmsford, MA
Therese Jordan Ph.D Director Chelmsford, MA
Hitoshi Mizomoto Chief Engineer Chelmsford, MA
Yusuke Hiramatsu General Manager Chelmsford, MA
Kazunobu Konishi Ph.D Manager Menlo Park, CA
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Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital Co-Investors (65)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
SR One 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
360 Capital Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
5AM Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Evercore Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
IP Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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