Kakao Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 14
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 226
  • Portfolio
  • 144
  • Exits
  • 40
Exits

Kakao Ventures General Information

Description

Founded in 2012, Kakao Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Seongnam-si, South Korea. The firm seeks to invest in seed, early-stage to growth-stage tech-enabled startups. The firm prefers to invest in advanced technology, mobile, service, and gaming business sectors. The firm intensively focuses to invest in information and communications technology and software companies.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
K Cube Ventures
Year Founded
2012
Investor Status
Acquired/Merged (Operating Subsidiary)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 6th floor, Pangyo Mirae Asset Center, 12
  • Pangyoyeok-ro 192beon-gil, Bundang-gu
  • Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do 13524
  • South Korea

Kakao Ventures Investments (226)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Market Stadium 13-Oct-2021 Seed Round 00000 Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) Startup
00000 21-Sep-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000 02-Sep-2021 00000 00000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue
00000000 01-Sep-2021 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Startup
0000000 00000000 24-Aug-2021 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 00-000 000
00 0000 19-Aug-2021 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000-00000
000000 000000 06-Aug-2021 00000 00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue
0000000 26-Jul-2021 00000 00000 0000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000 000-000
Thumb (Business/Productivity Software) 21-Jul-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Product Development
Deep Metrics 20-Jul-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Startup 000 000-000
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Kakao Ventures Exits (40)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Heo Dak 21-Oct-2021 Out of Business
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000000 01-May-2021 000000000 00000000
000000000 17-Nov-2020 000000000000000000
0000 00000 12-Jun-2020 000 00 00000000
00000000 01-Nov-2019 000 00 00000000
0000 0000000 01-Nov-2019 000000000000000000
Mverse 01-Sep-2019 Out of Business
Buruda Concert 01-Aug-2019 Out of Business
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Kakao Ventures Team (19)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Shina Chung Co-Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner 0 Seongnam-si, South Korea
Jeong Shin-ah Co-Chief Executive Officer 0 Seongnam-si, South Korea
Dongwook Jang Principal Associate 0 Seongnam-si, South Korea
Kim Chi-won Senior Director 0 0 Seongnam-si, South Korea
Ki-Jun Kim Vice President 00 Seongnam-si, South Korea
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Kakao Ventures Co-Investors (262)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Shinhan Capital 15 0 Series chart Industry bar
Atinum Investment 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bass Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
KB Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mirae Asset Venture Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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