Global Brain (GB) has invested in Connected Robotics, a company engaged in cooking robot services, through its GB-VII Growth Fund Investment Limited Partnership (GB-VII) and 31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I (31VENTURES).

Connected Robotics provides solutions by combining robot control know-how accumulated from robot product development experience in manufacturing along with sensing and learning technology using deep learning to make robots in the kitchen intelligent. CR aims to develop robot systems that bear the brunt of the work in the kitchen, leaving staff to concentrate on the more humanistic side of work, thus providing a delightful environment for both those serving as well as the dinning customers.

GB decided to invest in Connected Robotics because of their advanced development technology for cooking robot systems and market potential. We will fully support the company’s business growth, and we expect them to keep contributing labor shortage issue in food industry.

About Connected Robotics

Location
Koganei City, Tokyo
Representative
Tetsuya Sawanobori
Founded
2014
URL
https://connected-robotics.com/

About GB-Ⅶ

Name
GB-Ⅶ Growth Fund Investment Limited Partnership
General Partner
Global Brain Corporation

About 31VENTURES

Name
31VENTURES Global Innovation Fund I
General Partner
Global Brain Corporation
Fund Size
5 Billion JPY

About GB

Location
Tokyo, Japan
Representative
Yasuhiko Yurimoto
Founded
January, 1998
URL
https://globalbrains.com/