We invest in 
Materials, Homes and 

Materials, Homes and Healthcare

  • Energy / Battery
  • Food / Agri
  • IoT / IIoT
  • Mobility
  • New Material
  • Sustainability
  • Medical Devices
  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Digital Health
  • Construction / Real Estate
  • and more.

    Our Team

    Create the future, together.

    Phone: 650.853.1900
    Fax:     650.853.8400
    EMail:  akcvc@ak-america.com
    Menlo Park Office
    4600 Bohannon Drive, Suite 220
    Menlo Park, CA 94025

    Boston Office
    269 Mill Road
    Chelmsford, MA 01824
    Düsseldorf Office
    Fringsstraße 17,
    40221 Düsseldorf
    Shanghai Office
    8/F,One ICC,Shanghai International Commerce Centre,
    No.999 Huaihai Zhong Road,Shanghai 200031

    Our Featured Story - "Partnering up to create for tomorrow" June 25th 2020

    Founded in 1922, Asahi Kasei is a diversified business based in Tokyo focused on three primary sectors: Material, Homes, and Health Care.

    Asahi Kasei Corporate Venture Capital was established in 2008 and is focused on investing in innovative global companies in areas of strategic importance to Asahi Kasei. Our primary mission is to create new long-term business opportunities for Asahi Kasei. Our team, based in Menlo Park, the Boston area, Düsseldorf and Shanghai, consists of senior professionals with backgrounds in R&D, start up operations and venture capital.

    Asahi Kasei invests across all stages. Our initial investment size can range from several hundred thousand dollars up to several million, depending on the opportunity. Given the right situation, Asahi Kasei can lead investments.

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