SOME QUICK FACTS
Japanese venture capital – the heat is on.
In 2018, Japan boasted the exit of its first unicorn,
Mercari, with a $1.2 billion IPO.
This has sparked a new wave of institutions and corporates allocating even greater capital to VC investments. Even the government has gotten serious with its ‘J-Startup’ initiative to breed unicorns to scale globally.
This is the year where the large players are finally getting in the game. Don’t miss out!