KDDI creates start-up investment fund for US and APAC – Mobile World Live

KDDI creates start-up investment fund for US and APAC

16 MAR 2012

The US arm of Japanese operator KDDI has created a US$66 million investment fund to support start-up companies focusing on mobile technology in the US, Japan and other Asia Pacific regions. KDDI’s first corporate venture capital fund will be managed by Japan-based venture capital firm, Global Brain Corporation. The fund will invest in cooperative activities, provide support service development and platforms for cloud services and help promote start-ups.

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