Global Brain Corporation and Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd. have jointly established “31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I” with JPY 5 Billion. This is the first Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Fund for Mitsui Fudosan.

This CVC fund targets at startup companies worldwide at Series A and thereafter including some pre-Series A cases. It focuses mainly but not exclusively on Real Estate, IoT, Security, Energy, Green-tech, Sharing Economy, Fin-tech, E-commerce, Robotics, and Life Sciences.

The fund serves as a speedy investment platform that covers promising startups across the globe. Mitsui Fudosan offers hands-on support that encompasses every field.

Please refer to the link below for further information. http://www.31ventures.jp/dl/31VENTURES_160223_en.pdf

Fund Overview

Name
31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I
Fund Manager
Global Brain Corporation
Fund Size
5 billion JPY
Fund Term
10 years
Investment Stages
Series A and thereafter including some pre-Series A investments
Covered Regions
Japan, the United States, Europe, Israel, and Asian Countries
Priority Investment Focus
Real Estate, IoT, Security, Energy, Green-tech, Sharing Economy, Fin-tech, E-commerce, Robotics, and Life Sciences

Overview of Mitsui Fudosan

Company name
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Location
1-1, Nihonbashi-Muromachi 2-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
Representative
Masanobu Komoda (President and CEO)
Date established
July, 1941
Business activities
Real estate business and others

Overview of Global Brain Corporation

Company name
Global Brain Corporation
Location
10-11 Sakuragaoka-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
Representative
Yasuhiko Yurimoto (President and CEO)
Date established
January, 1998
Business activities
Venture capital business