Global Brain Corporation(GB) has invested in ZOYI Corporation (ZOYI), a Korea-based startup providing an Online to Offline solutions, through its KDDI Open Innovation Fund (“KOIF”) and GB-VI Growth Fund Investment Limited Partnership(“GB-VI”).

ZOYI provides “Walk Insights”, which enables retailers to analyze numbers of shoppers and track paths of each shopper, and “Channel”, which enables online retailers communicate with visitors of online shops. ZOYI also integrates “Walk Insights” and “Channel” to realize “O2O” analytic and promotion solutions to large retail chains in both Korea and Japan.

By using ZOYI’s technologies, retail chains can execute complicated and high level analysis based on various factors which were not obtained by existing solutions, and ZOYI has track records of having large retail chains as clients in Korea and Japan.

GB highly evaluated ZOYI’s technology, and will support its business in Japan, Korea, and other countries.

 

About ZOYI

Corporate Name
ZOYI Corporation
Headquarters
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Representative
Choi Siwon, CEO
Founded
January 2014
Business
Providing offline in-store analytics tool “Walk Insights”, and online store chat tool “Channel”
URL
https://zoyi.co/

About KOIF

Fund Name
KDDI Open Innovation Fund Ⅱ
General Partner
Global Brain Corporation
Fund Size
5 Billion JPY

About GB-VI

Fund Name
GB-VI Growth Fund Investment Limited Partnership
General Partner
Global Brain Corporation
Fund Size
20 Billion JPY

About GB

Headquarters
Tokyo, Japan
Representative
Yasuhiko Yurimoto
Founded
January, 1998
URL
http://globalbrains.com/