Global Brain

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

Global Brain is committed to providing startups with the support they need to scale the business and go global.

We look forward to working with you to grow your business, and together bringing a positive impact to the economy.

We specialize in investing in and supporting startups that are looking to expand the business overseas. Using our broad connections in Japan, APAC, and the US, we help startups entering the overseas markets by facilitating partnerships with major corporations in the region and provide hands-on support in every aspect of growing the business.

FOUNDED
1998
MODEL PREFERENCE
B2B, B2C
COMMITTED CAPITAL
$900,000,000
TOTAL FUNDS RAISED
6
INVESTOR TYPE
Corporate Venture Capital, Venture Capital
OFFERING PREFERENCE
Hardware, Software

Team

Global Brain
Naoki Kamimaeda
Partner

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

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YouAppi
Active
Software
B2B, B2B2C
$18.1 M
4
SourceDefense
Active
Software
B2B
$10 M
Loom Systems
Acquired
Software
B2B, B2G
$16 M
3
Aspectiva
Acquired
Software
B2B
$4 M
2

Exited Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Loom Systems
Acquired
Software
B2B, B2G
$16 M
3
Aspectiva
Acquired
Software
B2B
$4 M
2

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Amount Raised

Funding Round

May 2020
$10.5 million
Series A+
November 2019
$10 million
Series A
September 2018
$10 million
Series A
December 2017
$1.2 million
Series A
February 2016
$13.1 million
Series B