|Company name||YJ Capital Inc.|
|Founded||August 7, 2012|
CEO, Shinichiro Hori|
Executive Vice President, Yosuke Tomatsuri
|Shareholders||Yahoo Japan Corporation|
|Funds||Fund name : YJ1 Investment Partnership
Started Investing : September 2012
Amount Raised : 3 billion JPY
|Fund name : YJ2 Investment Partnership
Started Investing : January 2015
Amount Raised : 20 billion JPY
|Fund name : YJ Tech Investment Partnership
Started Investing : May 2016
Amount Raised : 3.5 billion JPY
|Fund name : YJ3 Investment Partnership
Started Investing : September 2018
Amount Raised : 20 billion JPY
|Fund name : EVG Fund, L.P.,
Started Investing : March 2018
Amount Raised : $200 million
|Operating Code Republic which is the accelerator program for seed startups|
Yusuke received a master’s degree in Media and Governance from Keio University.
Gen received his bachelor's degree in Agriculture from Tokyo University.
Hiroki holds an MBA/MOT degree from University of California, Berkeley. Also he received a bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in Applied Physics from Kyoto University and University of Tokyo respectively.
Shion received her bachelor’s degree in law from Keio University.
He was then in charge of FinTech startup investments in the SEA, and was seconded to a remittance company to oversee and support it's IPO process as well as the company's new business initiatives.
Yoshi received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Carleton College in the US with Magna Cum Laude. He started and sold his company to an angel while in college.
Yuichiro holds an MBA from INSEAD and received a bachelor's degree in Law from Tokyo University.
Hirotaka received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Meijigakuin University.
and experienced cross-bound digital marketing between China and Japan.
Previously, he was an Agency Manager in charge of advertising agencies on digital marketing solutions,
and also focused on listing＆network ads consulting.
Kaishu received his bachelor's degree in Industrial Management and Systems Engineering from Waseda University.
He has experience in Sales for the company that participate in our B2C e-commerce platform.
He also focused on introducing programmatic advertising as a member of Advertising Planning team.
Kohei received his Master’s degree in Management of Technology from Tokyo Institute of Technology.
Masaki received his bachelor’s degree in Social Science from Waseda University.
He is a master’s student in Business Administration at Waseda University and a Director of Waseda Entrepreneur Club.Keita received his bachelor's degree in Economics from Meijigakuin University.
entrepreneurs build successful and lasting
Our partners are former entrepreneurs who joined after the acquisition made by Yahoo Japan.
|2018/9/1||Established YJ 3 Investment Partnership with funds of 20 billion JPY.|
|2018/5/16||YJ2 Investment Partnership purchases shares of Retty Inc.|
|2018/3/30||MFS Co., Ltd. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2018/3/22||Yahoo! JAPAN and YJ Capital, in collaboration with Sinar Mas Group and East Ventures have established the new fund "EV Growth Fund" to invest IT companies in Southeast Asia in the stage after series A.|
|2018/1/22||Dely inc. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2017/12/1||Candee Inc. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2017/10/31||KAIZEN Platform receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2017/10/30||Dely, inc. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2017/10/24||Joyz Inc. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
|2017/9/21||Spectee Inc. receives investment funding from YJ2 Investment Partnership|
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