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Nihon Kotsu


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Total investments 6
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.06
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Internet
  • Public Transportation
  • Travel
  • Taxi Service
  • Mobile

In 1929 was created Nihon Kotsu, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Tokyo. The fund was located in Asia if to be more exact in Japan.

The top activity for fund was in 2015. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Japan. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Fuller. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Taxi Service, Analytics. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3 participants. Despite the Nihon Kotsu, startups are often financed by m8 Capital, ASAHI Net. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are m8 Capital, The Asahi Shimbun Company, OPT. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by VOYAGE VENTURES, The Asahi Shimbun Company, Sega.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Financial Services
Management Information Systems
$2M17 Nov 2016 Chiyoda, Japan

My Taxi India

Public Transportation
Taxi Service
$1M20 Jul 2016 Haryana

My Taxi India

Public Transportation
Taxi Service
$500K10 Aug 2015 India, Gurugram


Big Data
$1M27 Feb 2015 Chiba, Chiba Prefecture, Japan


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