Hitachi Ventures
Agritech Crop Monitoring Satellite Imagery

Business Overview

Hitachi Ventures is the global venture capital arm of Hitachi Group, a global industrial player active in a broad range of technology sectors.
Hitachi Ventures invests in innovative companies that address society’s key technological challenges in areas like IT, industrial automation (robotics, sensor technology and IoT), cloud services (data management, cybersecurity), mobility (autonomous driving, mobility services, smart infrastructure and security services), energy, smart medicine (AI for digital imaging, smart diagnostics, remote care), smart city, smart infrastructure and more.

Hitachi intends to leverage its strong position in multiple global technology markets, its expertise and network to support and promote Hitachi Ventures portfolio companies.

With our first fund of USD 150M, we invest in Series A/B/C rounds in globally leading startups. From our offices in Munich, Germany, and Boston, USA, we work tirelessly to develop close ties and effective collaboration with leading innovative technology hubs and like-minded co-investors.

Founded
2019
Investor type
Corporate Venture Capital
Business model preference
B2B
Series preference
Series A, Series B, Series C
Capital raised
$150,000,000
Offering preference
Hardware, Software
AI type preference
Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Machine Learning
Sectors
Agritech Crop Monitoring Satellite Imagery

Team

Hitachi Ventures
Steve Gabirel
CEO

Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Taranis
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$59.6 M
4

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

July 2020
Series C
$30 M
View All Investors (9 Total)

Similar Investors

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

2

TYPE
Corporate Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

15

PORTFOLIO

11

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

40

PORTFOLIO

22

TYPE
Corporate Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

8

PORTFOLIO

3

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

3

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

10

PORTFOLIO

12

TYPE
Corporate Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

1

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Angel

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

2

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

7

PORTFOLIO

6

TYPE
Investment Firm

INVESTMENTS

1

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

16

PORTFOLIO

12

TYPE
Investment Firm

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Angel

INVESTMENTS

7

PORTFOLIO

4

TYPE
Venture Capital
MIN CHEQUE
$24 M

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Accelerator

INVESTMENTS

24

PORTFOLIO

24

TYPE
Government

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

1

TYPE
Corporate Venture Capital

INVESTMENTS

9

PORTFOLIO

5

TYPE
Angel

INVESTMENTS

5

PORTFOLIO

4

TYPE
Venture Capital
MIN CHEQUE
$0.25 M

INVESTMENTS

2

PORTFOLIO

2

TYPE
Venture Capital
MIN CHEQUE
$0.5 M

INVESTMENTS

11

PORTFOLIO

5

CONTACT

Sign up for free

  • Save profiles to your list
  • View all funding rounds
  • Advanced sorting filter access
  • Search investment rounds
  • Search exit events

Sign up for Pro

  • Export lists (CSV, Excel) of startups and investors
  • View newly added AI startups
  • View investor emails
  • View investment funds and rounds sources
  • Advanced filters, sorting and search
  • Starting at just $15 per month