Lewes Delaware - Saudi Arabia - London - Hong Kong - Singapore - Dubai United Arab Emirates - Sydney Australia - Malaysia - Tokyo Japan - San Francisco California - India - Canada - China - South Africa - Asia - Uruguay - - Argentina, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Energy • Retail (& E-Commerce) • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Blockchain (& Cryptos) • Gaming (& eSports) • Food & Beverage • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Mobile • Online Social
Brett Mason is the Co-Founder, Board Member and Vice President at BitCoin India.
Arizona ; Japan; Tokyo Japan; New York New York ; Paris France; Scottsdale Arizona ; France; New York ; California Un, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • Retail (& E-Commerce) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Analytics • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Mobile • Online Social
Philippe Guelton serves as Chief Executive Officer at BabyHold.com. He also is an Angel Investor. Philippe Guelton serves as Chief Executive Officer at SheKnows Media. He is also a Board Member at BT Software and Research. Before joining SheKnows, Philippe Guelton served as President of Thrillist Media Group, a leading men's lifestyle publication, and operator of Jackthreads.com, a members-only shopping club. Previously, Philippe served in several senior roles at Hachette (Lagardere Media), including Chief Executive Officer for Northern Asia, where he led the acquisition and integration of Japanese media company Fujingaho, and more recently as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of HFMUS, where he oversaw the company's media properties, including Elle, Elle Decor and Woman's Day, among others. During his time at HFMUS, Philippe led the acquisition of digital ad network Jumpstart Automotive Group and the launch of Glo.com, a premier online fashion and beauty property, in partnership with MSN and Whalerock Industries. He was also instrumental in the sale of HFMUS to Hearst Corporation in June 2011.
Partner at WiL, a venture capitalist to bridge US and Japan, ex-Digital Garage.
Linked In Description:
Aki is a product guy turned into the venture capitalist. He is also passionate about building the new business through investments, fostering the entrepreneurs and facilitating the Design Thinking and Transformation workshop to the corporate executives.
Aki is a partner with WiL, a $900M hybrid venture fund based in Palo Alto with three business missions to bridge the gap between startups and corporates: 1. Investment, 2. Incubation, 3. Empowerment.
Sweet spot is in the middle stage with $5M-$20M investment. Aki's particular interest is in media, entertainment, VR/AR, Crypt/Blockchain.
Prior to WiL, Aki was in charge of early stage investment for Digital Garage focused on social, advertisement and payment vertical. Aki has worked with Twitter, Path, Udemy, Intercom, etc to accelerate their Japan business backed by Digital Garage Tokyo team and led 30+ early stage investments.
Aki joined Digital Garage as a product manager at Tokyo office in 2003. He led the engineering team and UX team in various projects for clients. He moved to Bay Area in 2008 to open up the first office in US to support portfolio companies. He worked at Twitter HQ in San Francisco to grow the early Twitter Japan until 2011.
Prior to Digital Garage, Aki was a software programmer such as Java, Perl, Visual Basic and Cobol at AIS for 3 years. Prior to that, Aki was a construction site manager at Kumagai-Gumi, the general contractor in Japan.
Specialties: VC, early stage investment, marketplace, VR/AR, mobile, smart home, IoT, connected car, wearable, advertisement, cross-border business development between US and Japan, product development, off-shore development, online marketing, buzz marketing, social media, CakePHP, iPhone App, LAMP, Japanese, English
Iris Capital is a pan-European venture capital firm based in Paris, France. The firm focuses on investing in companies within the industry 4.0, the internet of things, cybersecurity and 5G networks, to artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing and software design sectors.
Investing in FinTech (& Financials services) &bul... , U.S.A.
FinTech (& Financials services) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Future Of Work • GovTech • Human Resources • Impact • Insurance (& InsurTech) • Music • Online Social • Consumer
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Springbank Collective uses the goal of gender equality as a lens to invest in some of the biggest secular themes out there right now: future of work, aging population / sandwich generation, fintech and the productivity revolution brought home. We invest early (seed and A) in the tools, products, services that support women and working families across the themes of Career, Care and Consumer.
Kiyoshi Nishikawa is the Founder and Board Member of Ngi Group. He founded and is the Owner and President & Chief Executive Officer at NetAge. He also serves as Board Member at Oceans. He serves as a Board Member at Nightley.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... London , Berlin Germa..., U.S.A.
London - Berlin Germany - Hong Kong - Singapore - New York City (NY) - Lisbon Portugal - Seoul South Korea - Tel Aviv Israel - Tokyo Japan - San Francisco California - Beijing China - Valley California - Atlanta Georgia - - Japan - China - Atla, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • Mobile Apps • Online Social
Partner at Delta Partners Group - Investments and Corporate Finance, and Managing Partner at Strive Capital (fka Kii Capital)