1. KDDI HOME
  2. KDDI Open Innovation Program
  3. KDDI Open Innovation Fund

KDDI Open Innovation FundCorporate Venture Capital

Concept

About KDDI Open Innovation Fund

We aim for business co-creations with startups
by leveraging various KDDI group resources,
and business collaborations in a wide range of areas.

Portfolio

KDDI Open Innovation Fund has invested in 113 startups so far.
(As of June 1, 2022, except Fund of Funds investments)

KOIF III

KDDI Open Innovation Fund 3 (KOIF III) was established in April 2018 with Global Brain.
The fund invests in wide range of fields based on KDDI's expertise in business and technologies including AI, IoT, Data Marketing, Fintech, and B2B SaaS to support promising startups.

KDDI Open Innovation Fund III

Focus Areas

  • AI

  • IoT

  • Big data

  • xR

  • Healthcare

  • Robotics

  • Home

  • New technology

  • Financial

  • Sports

  • Entertainment

  • New Space

Fund Overview

  • KDDI Open Innovation Fund
    Name KDDI Open Innovation Fund
    Management period Ten years to January 2022 (tentative)
    Investment target IT venture businesses in Japan and other countries
    Total amount managed Five (5) billion yen
    Fund manager Global Brain Corporation
  • KDDI Open Innovation Fund II
    Name KDDI Open Innovation Fund II
    Management period Ten years to May 2024 (tentative)
    Investment target Startup Companies in Japan and other countries
    Total amount managed Five (5) billion yen
    Fund manager Global Brain Corporation
  • KDDI Open Innovation Fund III
    Name KDDI Open Innovation Fund III
    Management period Ten years to March 2028
    Investment target Startup Companies in Japan and other countries
    Total amount managed Twenty (20) billion yen
    Fund manager Global Brain Corporation

KDDI Regional Initiatives Fund

  • KDDI Regional Initiatives Fund

KDDI Green Partners Fund

  • KDDI Green Partners Fund

Latest article

Gaudiy inc.[ Consumer ] [ Entertainment ] [ Other ]

Provider of fan platform services in the Web3 era

URL https://hp.gaudiy.com/ (in Japanese only)
Investment date
Investment fund #
May 2022・KOIF III

mov inc.[ Enterprise ] [ DX ]

Developer and provider of "Kutikomi Com" for "collective management of store information" and "collection and analysis of word-of-mouth information" for map applications and various word-of-mouth sites

URL https://mov.am/ (in Japanese only)
Investment date
Investment fund #
May 2022・KOIF III

UNBEREAL, Inc.[ Consumer ] [ Entertainment ]

Development and operation of the "topia" virtual karaoke distribution platform

URL https://unbereal.co.jp/ (in Japanese only)
Investment date
Investment fund #
April 2022・KOIF III

MOSH Inc.[ Consumer ] [ DX ]

Provider of the "MOSH" individual brand support service for selling services on the Internet

URL https://corp.mosh.jp/ (in Japanese only)
Investment date
Investment fund #
March 2022・KOIF III

iPrice Group Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia)[ Enterprise ] [ Consumer ] [ Fintech ]

E-commerce price comparison and consumer loans platform

URL https://ipricegroup.com/
Investment date
Investment fund #
January 2022・KOIF III

Airmeet Inc. (US)[ Enterprise ] [ DX ]

Virtual Event Platform

URL https://www.airmeet.com/
Investment date
Investment fund #
January 2022・KOIF III

TRIBEAU, Inc[ Consumer ]

Operation and development of the "Tribeau" review and reservation app for aesthetic medical services.

URL https://corp.tribeau.jp/ (in Japanese only)
Investment date
Investment fund #
November 2021・KOIF III

Veritas In Silico Inc.[ Enterprise ]

Enabling the creation of small molecule drugs targeting mRNA through the drug discovery technology platform "ibVIS (R)"

URL https://www.veritasinsilico.com/en/
Investment date
Investment fund #
December 2021・KOIF III

Pocket RD Inc.[ Enterprise ] [ Consumer ] [ DX ] [ Entertainment ]

Pocket RD Inc. is a technology startup that develops the avatar platform "AVATARIUM" and the blockchain-based NFT marketplace "Pocket Collection".

URL https://pocket-rd.com/index_en.html
Investment date
Investment fund #
October 2021・KOIF III

TOUCH TO GO, Inc[ Enterprise ]

Offer system solutions that realize user-friendly "labor saving".

URL https://ttg.co.jp/
Investment date
Investment fund #
October 2021・KOIF III