DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 10

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 322

  • Portfolio
  • 163

  • Exits
  • 98

Exits

DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2009, DG Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Digital Garage based in Tokyo, Japan. The firm prefers to invest in the United States, Japan, and Asia-based companies operating in the media, ad tech, artificial intelligence, big data, remittances, blockchain, resale marketplace, consumer, software-as-a-service, e-commerce, smart city, enterprise, travel tech, fintech, urban mobility, health, insurance, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, healthcare, internet of things, and marketplace sectors.

Business Details

Formerly Known As
DG Incubation
Year Founded
2009
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Japan Venture Capital Association (JVC)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Accelerator/Incubator
Corporate Venture Capital
Fund of Funds
Secondary Buyer
Corporate Office
  • 15-1 Udagawacho, Shibuya City
  • Parco Building Tokyo 10th Floor
  • Shibuya, Tokyo 150-0042
  • Japan

DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Investments (322)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WealthPark 14-May-2024 Later Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Nudge (Consumer Finance) 08-May-2024 00000 00000 000.00 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue 00000 0000 00000
JP UNIVERSE 31-Jan-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Cuzen Matcha 23-Jan-2024 00000 00000 000 Beverages Generating Revenue 00000000 00000
Credit Engine 17-Jan-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue
Jiraffe 04-Dec-2023 00000 00000 000.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Secual 02-Nov-2023 00000 00000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Spatial Pleasure 31-Oct-2023 00000 00000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
Jigowatts 17-Oct-2023 Seed Round 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue
xID 04-Sep-2023 Later Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Exits (98)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ODD FUTURE 15-May-2024 Buyout/LBO
SmartScan (Decision/Risk Analysis) 18-Dec-2023 000000000000000000
Tokyo Otaku Mode 22-Nov-2023 000000000000000000
Wondershake 04-Sep-2023 000000000000000000
Paperspace 05-Jul-2023 000000000000000000 00000
MonstarLab Holdings 28-Mar-2023 000 000.00
Fond 16-Feb-2023 0000000000 0000
Fandom (San Francisco) 01-Feb-2023 000000000 00000000
Zilingo 20-Jan-2023 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Sumasapo 29-Dec-2022 IPO 00.000
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DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Management, Team & Partners (40)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Lin Yu President & Representative Director Shibuya, Japan
Keith Yuki Isobe Managing Director (Member of the Board IC)& Board Member 00 0 0 Shibuya, Japan
Kenji Uehara Managing Director 0 0 Shibuya, Japan
Tomoya Sasaki Managing Partner, Japan 0 0 Shibuya, Japan
Terrence Giang US Team Managing Partner Shibuya, Japan
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DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) Co-Investors (468)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Open Network Lab 11 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
DG Daiwa Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SBI Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Global Brain 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Digital Garage 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) FAQs

  • What is DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures)?

    Founded in 2009, DG Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Digital Garage based in Tokyo, Japan.

  • When was DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) founded?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) was founded in 2009.

  • Who is the CEO of DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures)?

    Kaoru Hayashi is the CEO of DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures).

  • Where is DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) headquartered?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) is headquartered in Shibuya, Japan.

  • What is DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures)'s total asset value?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) has around 00000 in total assets under management.

  • How many investments has DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) made?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) has made 322 investments.

  • What has DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) invested in?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) has made numerous investments in companies like WealthPark, Nudge (Consumer Finance), and JP UNIVERSE within the Business/Productivity Software, Consumer Finance, and Entertainment Software industries.

  • What has DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures) invested in recently?

    DG Ventures (Digital Garage Ventures)'s latest investment was on 14-May-2024 in WealthPark, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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