Hitachi Ventures

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

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
MODEL PREFERENCE
B2B
SERIES PREFERENCE
Series A, Series B, Series C
COMMITTED CAPITAL
$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

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Taranis
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$59.6 M
4

Exited Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Amount Raised

Funding Round

July 2020
$30 million
Series C