SoftBank Ventures Asia Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 25
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 225
  • Portfolio
  • 101
  • Exits
  • 76
Exits

SoftBank Ventures Asia General Information

Description

Founded in 2000, SoftBank Ventures Asia is a venture capital firm based in Seoul, Korea. The firm seeks to make minority investments in seed-stage, early-stage, and later-stage companies. The firm prefers to invest in the media, software, mobile, artificial intelligence, machine learning, Big Data, EdTech, FinTech, Virtual reality, and E-Commerce sectors in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Israel.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Soft Bank Ventures Korea
Year Founded
2000
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Corporate Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 19F, B Wing, Kyobo Tower
  • 465, Gangnam-daero
  • Seoul, Seocho-gu 06611
  • South Korea

SoftBank Ventures Asia Investments (225)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
SDI Media 22-Jan-2021 Buyout/LBO Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue
0000 (00000000000 14-Jan-2021 00000 00000 0000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 000
00000 00000 10-Jan-2021 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
000000 30-Dec-2020 00000 00000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue
000000 23-Dec-2020 00000 00000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue 0000000 000
000000000000 10-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000 (000000000 00 09-Dec-2020 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
0000 0000000 18-Nov-2020 00000 00000 0000 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 000
Alodokter 12-Nov-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
Gauss Surgical 27-Oct-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue 0000000 000
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SoftBank Ventures Asia Exits (75)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ZhongGu 25-Sep-2020 IPO 00000
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0000 (000000000 00 20-Apr-2020 000000000000000000 00000
000000 30-Mar-2020 000000000000000000
000000000 04-Nov-2019 000000000000000000
000000 16-Oct-2019 000000000000000000 00000
00000 (00000000000 01-Oct-2019 000 00 00000000
000000 00000 01-Aug-2019 000 00 00000000
Opensurvey 01-Jan-2019 Secondary Transaction - Private
Snaps 01-Jan-2019 Secondary Transaction - Private
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SoftBank Ventures Asia Team (46)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Joonpyo Lee Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner 00 0 00 Seoul, South Korea
Seung Lee Chief Financial Officer & Operating Partner Seoul, South Korea
Eunwoo Lee Managing Director & Partner 00 0 00 Seoul, South Korea
Daniel Kang Senior Partner 00 0 00 Seoul, South Korea
Sean Lee Senior Partner 0 0 0 Seoul, South Korea
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SoftBank Ventures Asia Co-Investors (343)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alpha JWC Ventures 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Altos Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Golden Gate Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
KT investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Naver 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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