J-Star Co. Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 21
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 51
  • Portfolio
  • 24
  • Exits
  • 16
Exits

J-Star Co. General Information

Description

Founded in 2006, J-Star Co. is a private equity firm based in Tokyo, Japan. The firm focuses on controlling buyout / co-controlling buyout deals. The firm targets mid- to small-sized Japanese companies. The firm focuses on the healthcare, business outsourcing, IT/Service, manufacturing, media, transport, retail, and financial sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
2006
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
PE/Buyout
Other Investor Types
Asset Manager
Growth/Expansion
Primary Office
  • Suite 622, Shin-Kokusai Building 6F
  • 3-4-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku
  • Tokyo, 100-0005
  • Japan

J-Star Co. Investments (51)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000 00000 31-Aug-2020 0000000000 000.00 Restaurants and Bars Generating Revenue 0000000 000000 0000
0000000 0000000000 28-Aug-2020 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000 23-Jan-2020 0000000000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
0000 00000 0000000 29-Nov-2019 00 000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
1K (Media) 24-Oct-2019 Buyout/LBO Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
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J-Star Co. Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000 0000 0000000 20-Aug-2019 000000000000000000
00000000 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
00000 00000000 00. 28-Dec-2017 00000000 000000 00
00000000 00000 15-Dec-2017 000000000000000000 0000
Three Arrows 31-Aug-2017 Buyout/LBO
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J-Star Co. Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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J-Star Co. Team (31)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Gregory Rokuro Hara Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Partner & Head of Investment Committee 00 0 Tokyo, Japan
Hideaki Sakurai Founding Member , Managing Partner & Investment Committee Member Tokyo, Japan
Kenichi Harada Managing Partner, Founding Member & Investment Committee Member 0 0 0 Tokyo, Japan
Tatsuya Yumoto Partner & Investment Committee Member 0 Tokyo, Japan
Satoru Arakawa Partner & Investor Committee Member Tokyo, Japan
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