Global Venture Capital Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 2


  • Investments
  • 35

  • Portfolio
  • 9

  • Exits
  • 21


Global Venture Capital General Information

Company Description

Founded in 1996, Global Venture Capital is a venture capital firm based in Tokyo, Japan. The firm prefers to make early-stage investments in life sciences & medical equipment, information & communication technology, new consumer business, alternative energy, alternative energy, and new b2b business sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Corporate Office
  • 1-1004, 2-24-1 Kamiosaki
  • Shinagawa-ku
  • Tokyo, 141-0021
  • Japan
+81 00-0000-0000

Global Venture Capital Investments (35)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Frontiers (Fiberoptic Equipment) 25-Jan-2024 Early Stage VC Fiberoptic Equipment Generating Revenue 28-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
Slim.AI 26-Jan-2022 00000 00000 0000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
nTop 18-Nov-2021 00000 00000 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue
Modern Milkman 14-May-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue
Nabla 01-Apr-2020 00000 00000 000.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
Remessa Online 01-Jan-2018 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Green Chef 10-Apr-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Food Products Generating Revenue
Kai Medical 22-Nov-2013 Later Stage VC 00000 Monitoring Equipment Out of Business
D2S 09-Mar-2012 Later Stage VC 000.00 General Purpose Semiconductors Generating Revenue
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Global Venture Capital Exits (21)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Skymark Airlines 14-Dec-2022 IPO 00000
D3 Publisher 17-Jun-2022 000000000000000000 00.00
Remessa Online 14-Dec-2021 0000000000 00000
Media-Trust 01-Nov-2019 000000000000000000
Semprius 24-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
Green Chef 19-Mar-2018 000000000000000000 000.00
Tria Beauty 01-Apr-2017 000000000000000000
Kai Medical 01-Nov-2016 000 00 00000000
DuraFizz 01-Jul-2016 Merger/Acquisition
Pipeline Micro 20-May-2016 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
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Global Venture Capital Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Global Venture Capital Management, Team & Partners (2)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Hirokazu Hasegawa Ph.D Founding Partner & Managing Partner Tokyo, Japan
Michael Korver JD Founding Partner & Managing Partner Tokyo, Japan
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Global Venture Capital Co-Investors (29)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Insight Partners 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Canaan Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
ETF Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
StepStone Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Tiger Global Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Global Venture Capital FAQs

  • What is Global Venture Capital?

    Founded in 1996, Global Venture Capital is a venture capital firm based in Tokyo, Japan.

  • When was Global Venture Capital founded?

    Global Venture Capital was founded in 1996.

  • Where is Global Venture Capital headquartered?

    Global Venture Capital is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

  • How many investments has Global Venture Capital made?

    Global Venture Capital has made 35 investments.

  • What has Global Venture Capital invested in?

    Global Venture Capital has made numerous investments in companies like Frontiers (Fiberoptic Equipment),, and Slim.AI within the Fiberoptic Equipment, Educational Software, and Software Development Applications industries.

  • What has Global Venture Capital invested in recently?

    Global Venture Capital's latest investment was on 25-Jan-2024 in Frontiers (Fiberoptic Equipment), a company within the Fiberoptic Equipment industry.

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