Shinichi (Shin) TakamiyaManaging Partner at Globis Capital Partners
Shin is Managing Partner at GLOBIS Capital Partners. Shin leads GLOBIS’s consumer and healthcare investments. Shin takes a hands-on approach to his portfolio companies initiating strategy development, organization/process development, partnership development, and global expansion.
His track record includes: IPO iStyle (ticker TSE 3660), Aucfan (3674), Kayac (3904), Pixta (3416), Mercari (4385), and Lancers (4485); M&A Shimauma Print System (acquired by CCC), nanapi (acquired by KDDI), and Coubic (acquired by hey). His portfolio includes Viibar, Timers, Coubic, Reblue, Mirrativ, FastDOCTOR, and Gracia etc. Selected as Forbes Japan’s “Midas List Most Influential Venture Investor 2018”.
Prior to Globis, Shin led management consulting projects at Arthur D. Little. He received BA in Economics from University of Tokyo (graduation thesis with Honor), and MBA from Harvard Business School (Second Year Honor). Shin has 8+ years of overseas experience in England, Holland and the US.
Global Capital Partners was founded in 1996 and is one of Japan’s leading venture capital firms. GLOBIS focuses on IT, Core Tech and Service industries, and managed USD6600M across 5 funds. With its unique combination of local business presence through Globis Group and the experience of Western VC experience, GCP has set new VC standards in Japan, with hands-on, and in-depth industry expertise.