KB Investment

Founded in 1990, KB Investment Co., Ltd. (KBIC) is one of Korea’s leading investment firms of venture capital and private equity funds with over USD 1.4 Billion of asset under management as of December 2013. KBIC is a subsidiary of KB Financial Group, Korea’s premier financial group with the largest domestic customer base as well as the widest network of service branches in Korea. KBIC’s team is recognized for industry thought leadership, a broad network of powerful industry relationships, and a unique professional investment approach to investing. KBIC passionately support our portfolio companies with active guidance in all key aspects of team building, strategy, operations and governance
WC

Woo-hyeong Choi

Director

JJ

Jeong-hoon Jang

Director

HK

Hwa-jung Kim

EVP

YK

Yeong-seok Kim

Director

SL

Seung-jae Lee

Director

SL

Su-hee Lee

Director

SL

Sang-ik Lee

Director

JP

Jin-Bum Park

Director

SP

Sang-hee Park

Director

HP

Hong-ryeol Park

MD

JS

Jeong-seob Shin

Director

BS

Byeong-ha So

Director

YS

Yeong-seok Son

Director

DW

Dong-seok Woo

MD

SY

Seok-heon Yoo

Director

135 past transactions

Fefifo

Seed Round in 2021
Fefifo is a technology-first Co-farming company that focuses on empowering the new generation of progressive farmers in ASEAN. Fefifo wants to modernize farming by bringing technology into our co-farms and to grow an expert community platform to mentor and guide our grower partners. Fefifo makes farming accessible by getting farmlands ready to plant without the traditional hefty investment of time and money. So growers can focus on what growers do best. It believes in farming as not only an attractive and rewarding venture but more importantly, a meaningful life experience.
OKXE VIETNAM COMPANY LIMITED operates an online e-commerce platform for motorbikes. The platform enables users to buy and sell motorcycles online. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Hanoi, Vietnam.

BuildBlock

Funding Round in 2021
Build Block Inc. is an online real estate investment platform targeting Asian investors who wish to invest in US real estate. Founded in 2018, the company’s goal is to lower the entry barrier of individual investors who have no credible intermediary to facilitate overseas investment. We have found a problem with existing overseas investment where individuals are faced with cumbersome paperwork, no credible partner, and lack of transparency. Combined with the most up-to-date technology, we will select, monitor, and sell suitable properties that meet the preferences of our customers. The customers can seek our help for both short-term FLIP and ADU models or a long-term investment model. Our business model consists of a service fee (bigger value of $5,000 or 2% of total investment) and 50% of profit-sharing, or 10% of monthly income for long-term investors. We have two offices, both in Korea and in the United States, where the Korean office is mainly responsible for attracting customers, and the US office will oversee construction and property searches. We expect even more further growth in the coming years. Our plan is to expand the investment region beyond California and also expand our customer base globally.

Appro Mobile

Series A in 2020
Go2Joy (고투조이) is a mobile O2O platform connecting local hotels & local hotel users in Vietnam. Go2Joy is 1st Hourly/Overnight booking enabled OTA in Vietnam, and No.1 Hourly Hotel Booking app for young Vietnamese with largest user base, largest hourly booking hotel inventory, largest coverage in Vietnam

Archisketch

Series A in 2020
Archisketch is a World’S Simplest Interior Design Solution. Archisketch Is an All-in-One 3D Interior Design & Home Furnishing Platform, creating from floor planner to panorama 3D, 4k rendering, 360 HDViewer and AR viewer.

ReDWit

Seed Round in 2020
Redwit, Co., Ltd. develops RedWit’s app, that allows users to sign and certify a timeline automatically once users take photo of their notes. It provides security and credibility using blockchain technology, with AI-based labeling and search functions. The company was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Daejeon, South Korea.

Whynot Media Co., Ltd.

Series B in 2019
Whynot Media Co., Ltd. develops and operates a video content streaming platform. It offers web series, short films, and web dramas. Its web series include Secret Crushes, Always a Boyfriend, Never a Boyfriend, and Office Watch. Whynot Media Co., Ltd. was founded in 2016 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Habit Factory

Seed Round in 2017
Habit Factory develops an application software that analyzes the user's consumption patterns, helping them understand where they are spending their money and increasing their savings. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Habit Factory

Series B in 2021
Habit Factory develops an application software that analyzes the user's consumption patterns, helping them understand where they are spending their money and increasing their savings. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Copin Communications

Series A in 2019
Copin Communications, Inc. develops contents such as characters and emoticons for corporate clients. Copin Communications, Inc. is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Copin Communications

Series B in 2021
Copin Communications, Inc. develops contents such as characters and emoticons for corporate clients. Copin Communications, Inc. is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Vendys

Series B in 2018
Vendys (주식회사 벤디스) is a Korean provider of mobile display solutions for the staff welfare sector. It enables the development of mobile food stamps, canteen meal coupons, promotions, discount coupons, and more. Its solutions also facilitate staff management and sales sourcing services. Vendys was established in January 2014 in Gyeonggi-do, Korea.

Onuii

Series A in 2021
A mathematical problem solving application for middle and high school students.

Triple Corp.

Series A in 2018
Triple Corp. operates a cloud based travel platform. Its product triple, is an application which is designed to help the user in real time location sharing. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Seongnam, South Korea.

kukka

Series A in 2020
kukka, Inc. sells flowers for office space, atelier, showrooms, and events through retail stores and online. Its products include corporate event support flowers, promotional flower box, customer care flowers, and floral decorations. The company was incorporated in 2014 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Woman’s Talk

Venture Round in 2017
Woman’s Talk is viewed by its users as a ‘friendly’ platform for the way in which it provides users with pricing and product related information. A key factor in the success of the business is the requirement for product brands to provide their most competitive price and product guarantee. Woman’s Talk in return provides a lower service fee compared to traditional distribution services whilst also providing the full marketing support required to promote the product.

Bomapp Inc.

Series A in 2019
Bomapp Inc. develops and provides an application for users to review and purchase insurance products. Bomapp Inc. was founded in 2015 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Rainist

Series C in 2019
Rainist Co., Ltd.,a financial technology company, develops a financial application software called Banksalad which collects and analyzes financial data. It provides recommendations regarding expenditure analysis and personal financial management. Rainist Co., Ltd. was founded 2012 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Streami, Inc.

Series B in 2022
Streami, Inc. develops and offers blockchain based solutions connecting and streamlining fragmented financial networks across the globe. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

JLK, Inc.

Venture Round in 2018
JLK, Inc. provides diagnosis support to the patients with it AI-driven solutions in South Korea. The company offers AI medical and AI security solutions. Its AI platform provides the on-site/real-time service that is connected to various systems built in the hospital and enables the professional needs of physicians to diagnose diseases. The company provides medical management, medical treatment, and medical service in brain diseases, such as ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, brain aneurysm, and Alzheimer’s disease; and in lung diseases, coronary artery disease, prostate cancer, and digital pathology. The company was formerly known as JLK INSPECTION Co.,Ltd. JLK, Inc. is headquartered in Cheongju, South Korea.

CHABOT Mobility.,Ltd.

Series B in 2021
CHABOT Mobility.,Ltd. develops Chabot, a car concierge platform that provides car services, such as car information, driving habits, car insurance covers, car finance, and car prices, as well as a car life community network that shares car information of interest and communicates with cars through Chabot. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

oVice, Inc.

Series A in 2021
oVice, Inc. develops a virtual space based on voice chat for remote communication. Its online platform allows communication centered on voice and enables the communication between people who are working remotely and people who work in the actual office. oVice, Inc. was formerly known as NIMARU TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd. The company was founded in 2020 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Pinot Bio

Series B in 2019
Pinot Bio is a biotechnology company that specializes in developing new generation anticancer treatments.

CLOA

Seed Round in 2021
CLOA is a pipeline solution optimized for real-time processing of data.we are developing a data pipeline solution optimized to process massive amounts of data in real-time. we expect all the features to be designed with real-time data processing in mind, boasting superior performance in data processing speed and throughput compared to existing solutions.

MORAI Inc.

Series B in 2022
MORAI Inc. develops a simulation platform that builds a three dimensional virtual environment similar to the actual road environment and tests and upgrades autonomous driving algorithms. It delivers testing solutions based on their simulation platform built for the verification and validation of autonomous vehicles. It also provides datasets for advanced algorithms. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Seoul, South Korea with an additional office in San Francisco, California.

AIONCO KOREA Co

Series B in 2021
AIONCO KOREA provides competitive item sourcing and logistics solution service to cross border eCommerce clients. AIONCO specializes in the delivery of exceptional Multi-Channel Fulfillment solutions. From pallets to beautifully gift wrapped packages, they provide a streamlined, single-source solution that optimizes the supply chain across all channels for brands in both the direct-to-consumer and wholesale arenas. The company was established in 2015 and is based in Seoul, Korea.

Swatch On

Series B in 2020
SWATCHON.COM was launched under the motive to provide a variety of unique, high-quality wholesale fabrics at a reasonable price. Their team is composed of young, creative, professional and motivated individuals crazy and passionate about fashion fabric. And they are here to help you find the perfect fabric for your collection. They assure that you will have great experiences with their personalized approach to each and every client.

Woman’s Talk

Series B in 2017
Woman’s Talk is viewed by its users as a ‘friendly’ platform for the way in which it provides users with pricing and product related information. A key factor in the success of the business is the requirement for product brands to provide their most competitive price and product guarantee. Woman’s Talk in return provides a lower service fee compared to traditional distribution services whilst also providing the full marketing support required to promote the product.

Goodoc

Series A in 2022
Goodoc (굿닥) is a Korean smartphone application that helps users with a variety of medical services. The app allows users to access reliable information on doctors, hospitals, and other medical services. It also provides users with information on doctors' fees, hospital fees, contact numbers, and more.

Coinplug, Inc.

Series B in 2019
Coinplug is a blockchain developing company leading the next generation of blockchain-based solutions and services, being a pioneer in the field since its founding in 2013 and with over 300 blockchain patents. The company is continuously innovating in the field of blockchain, focusing in the areas of Identity & Authentication (Decentralized Identity, Self-Sovereign Identity), Payment Solutions and Assets Management.

SK biopharmaceuticals

Series A in 2021
SK biopharmaceuticals aims to become a top tier specialty pharmaceutical company with global new drugs & innovative pipeline in CNS / metabolic disorders and to provide world class specialized pharmaceutical manufacturing services.

tripolygon Co., Ltd

Series A in 2022
tripolygon Co., Ltd develops 3D modeling tools. Its tools offers 2D primitive shapes, UV editor, pivot point control, auto layout, and UV outlines. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Tera Funding

Series B in 2019
Tera Funding is a real estate investment firm in Seoul, South Korea. Tera Funding is a real estate P2P financial company that offers an online platform for small investors to provide first-tier small and medium-sized construction loans to businesses.

Moneybrain

Series A in 2019
MoneyBrain Inc., an interactive AI company, researches and develops AI powered technology solutions. It offers AI service, a voice, video, and conversational processing technology solution; Deep learning, a multi-layer neural network learning technology for the field of machine learning research, including voice and video; and Chatbot, a non-face-to-face counseling service that communicates like a human being with human learning ability and language comprehension. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

eloelo

Series A in 2022
Look Good, Feel good daily with India’s #1 Short Videos App for Health, Beauty & Lifestyle ! 100% Made in India, Made for India App that lets you watch entertaining & informative 60 second videos and also win 100s of Products free

TomoCredit

Seed Round in 2021
TomoCredit is building the next generation credit card designed for Millennials with no credit history or credit score by analyzing alternative data sources through its proprietary algorithm. founding team is made up of immigrant founders who all felt the challenge of getting a credit card as foreign nationals. The team is comprised of alum from Coinbase, The Kenetic Hedge Fund and Google and have attended schools including MIT and UC Berkeley.

Mighty Jaxx

Series A in 2022
Mighty Jaxx International Pte Ltd designs and manufactures toy collectibles and lifestyle products. It offers three-dimensional art figures. The company also develops a blockchain-based online platform for issuing and validating tamper-resistant and permanent certificates to designer toys and collectibles. It also offers monetary rewards through Mighty Assembly VIP Programme. The company offers its products through retailers, stores, and an online portal. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore.

Desilo Inc.

Series A in 2021
Desilo Inc. designs and develops machine learning solution that utilizes homomorphic encryption that utilize data without revealing sensitive information. The solution use for data privacy and data silos that reduce potential security breaches and data leakage. Desilo Inc. is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Xangle

Series B in 2022
Xangle collects, verifies, and integrates corporate disclosures from global projects and companies that have issued crypto assets. This information is made public along with on-chain blockchain data, all of which are displayed in a user-friendly format to help the public’s understanding of the crypto assets. One of the key issues concerning on-chain data is the difficulty associated with analyzing raw data. Xangle provides both off-chain corporate disclosures and easily accessible on-chain metrics and analytics to the public.
Curiox is a bioinstrumentation company spun out of the Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore. Curiox has become a leader in the development and commercialization of innovative assay platforms based on its expertise in surface chemistry and engineering. Curiox’s vision is to accelerate the progress of life sciences, drug discovery and diagnostics through the miniaturization and improved automation of bioassays.

WhaTap Inc.

Series A in 2018
WhaTap Inc. designs and develops a cloud-based software which provides server and database monitoring. It is used to preemptively warn users about potential risks or malfunctions, in real time, across multiple platforms: PC, mobile, and Apple Watch. The company is based in South Korea.

Rebellions.ai

Series A in 2022
AI chip architects are often inattentive to advanced deep learning features and requirements because they believe software stacks between their silicon and algorithms can provide effective abstract layers. We disagree. We do not think such naively designed chips can efficiently utilize expensive custom silicon resources. The more native hardware supports are enabled, the higher performance is achieved. Rebellions Inc is building genuine AI accelerators by bi-directionally bridging the gap between underlying silicon architectures and deep learning algorithms. We push algorithm boundaries to better exploit silicon budgets, while re-architecting AI processors to incorporate sophisticated deep learning features through silicon-dedicated DL kernels. Our goal is to deliver a domain-specific AI processor along with its optimized software. This approach, together with our unique decentralized programming model, will enable customers to arm with the most powerful yet energy-efficient AI hardware as well as seamless integration.

Mighty Jaxx

Series A in 2022
Mighty Jaxx International Pte Ltd designs and manufactures toy collectibles and lifestyle products. It offers three-dimensional art figures. The company also develops a blockchain-based online platform for issuing and validating tamper-resistant and permanent certificates to designer toys and collectibles. It also offers monetary rewards through Mighty Assembly VIP Programme. The company offers its products through retailers, stores, and an online portal. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore.

T Port Inc.

Series B in 2021
T Port Inc. is an accommodation management platform. T Port Inc.'s real-time reservation management book can easily manage all bookings on the computer or smartphone anytime, anywhere.

Neubility.Inc

Series A in 2022
Neubility.Inc engages in developing robot software. Neubility.Inc provides their software for the process of food or parcel delivery. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

T Port Inc.

Series A in 2019
T Port Inc. is an accommodation management platform. T Port Inc.'s real-time reservation management book can easily manage all bookings on the computer or smartphone anytime, anywhere.

GenEdit

Series A in 2021
GenEdit, Inc. focuses on the development of novel, non-viral, nanoparticle-based delivery technology and enabling next generation CRISPR-based gene therapies. The foundation of our CRISPR-Nanoparticle Technology Platform is based on successfully engineering the individual components of the CRISPR system to overcome the limitations of existing delivery vehicles for CRISPR-based therapeutics.
Curiox is a bioinstrumentation company spun out of the Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore. Curiox has become a leader in the development and commercialization of innovative assay platforms based on its expertise in surface chemistry and engineering. Curiox’s vision is to accelerate the progress of life sciences, drug discovery and diagnostics through the miniaturization and improved automation of bioassays.

Orum Therapeutics

Series B in 2019
ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. engages in the research and development of therapeutic antibodies using cell penetrating antibody platform. Its platform targets specific cell types and adapts to different cell types and different intracellular proteins without chemical modifications. The company develops products for treatment of genetic diseases and cancer. ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. was founded in 2016 and is based in Daejeon, South Korea.

Dable, Inc.

Series C in 2021
Dable, Inc. is B2B Omni-channel Personalization Platform that provides products and contents that users are likely to want to reach by gathering their behavioral logs in online and offline. With experience developing online recommendation platform as a team “RecoPick” in SK planet for 2 years, which has been the pioneer and the best recommendation platform in Korea, they are now aiming to expand their personalization service from online to offline to enrich people’s lifestyle.

Archisketch

Series A in 2020
Archisketch is a World’S Simplest Interior Design Solution. Archisketch Is an All-in-One 3D Interior Design & Home Furnishing Platform, creating from floor planner to panorama 3D, 4k rendering, 360 HDViewer and AR viewer.

Spatial Systems, Inc.

Series B in 2021
Spatial Systems, Inc. provides a augmented workplace platform. The company’s platform lets users to held meetings with spatial audio and 3D telepresence, as well as helps user to share and organize 3D models, videos, docs, images, and websites. It also virtualizes various contents on their phone or computer into digital workspace. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in New York, New York.

Qoala

Series B in 2022
Qoala is a disruptive insure-tech company that leverages big-data, machine learning, IoT and blockchain aiming to revolutionise insurance landscape in Indonesia. We partner with big companies, including e-commerce and travel platforms, to enhance their customer experience through our unique and innovative insurance products.

BuildBlock

Seed Round in 2021
Build Block Inc. is an online real estate investment platform targeting Asian investors who wish to invest in US real estate. Founded in 2018, the company’s goal is to lower the entry barrier of individual investors who have no credible intermediary to facilitate overseas investment. We have found a problem with existing overseas investment where individuals are faced with cumbersome paperwork, no credible partner, and lack of transparency. Combined with the most up-to-date technology, we will select, monitor, and sell suitable properties that meet the preferences of our customers. The customers can seek our help for both short-term FLIP and ADU models or a long-term investment model. Our business model consists of a service fee (bigger value of $5,000 or 2% of total investment) and 50% of profit-sharing, or 10% of monthly income for long-term investors. We have two offices, both in Korea and in the United States, where the Korean office is mainly responsible for attracting customers, and the US office will oversee construction and property searches. We expect even more further growth in the coming years. Our plan is to expand the investment region beyond California and also expand our customer base globally.

Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd.

Pre Seed Round in 2018
Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd. provides lidar perception software for 3D Object Detection and 3D computer vision. The company provide software for self driving cars. It offers software name, SENSR for detection, classification, tracking, and prediction. Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd. was founded in 2017 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Glife

Series A in 2021
glife aims to connect conscious & healthy living consumers, communities & merchants in a single online to offline platform.Together, glife aim to build a stronger social bonding and Green revolution by providing a one-stop green lifestyle solution hub dedicated for individuals & communities for environmental-friendly & sustainable (‘Green’) products & services.

Orum Therapeutics

Series B in 2021
ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. engages in the research and development of therapeutic antibodies using cell penetrating antibody platform. Its platform targets specific cell types and adapts to different cell types and different intracellular proteins without chemical modifications. The company develops products for treatment of genetic diseases and cancer. ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. was founded in 2016 and is based in Daejeon, South Korea.

Mighty Jaxx

Series A in 2021
Mighty Jaxx International Pte Ltd designs and manufactures toy collectibles and lifestyle products. It offers three-dimensional art figures. The company also develops a blockchain-based online platform for issuing and validating tamper-resistant and permanent certificates to designer toys and collectibles. It also offers monetary rewards through Mighty Assembly VIP Programme. The company offers its products through retailers, stores, and an online portal. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore.

Good Good

Series A in 2021
Good Good emphasizes on online sales.

Qoala

Series A in 2020
Qoala is a disruptive insure-tech company that leverages big-data, machine learning, IoT and blockchain aiming to revolutionise insurance landscape in Indonesia. We partner with big companies, including e-commerce and travel platforms, to enhance their customer experience through our unique and innovative insurance products.

Coinplug, Inc.

Series B in 2015
Coinplug is a blockchain developing company leading the next generation of blockchain-based solutions and services, being a pioneer in the field since its founding in 2013 and with over 300 blockchain patents. The company is continuously innovating in the field of blockchain, focusing in the areas of Identity & Authentication (Decentralized Identity, Self-Sovereign Identity), Payment Solutions and Assets Management.

SquLine

Series B in 2021
SquLine provides an online language learning platform intended to connect students with native teachers around the world to practice and improve their conversational language skills. Its online language learning platform offers live instruction with native teachers and multimedia-learning content, enabling students to study from home or the office and avoid inconvenient scheduling, long commute times, high tuition costs, and outdated books.

Channel

Venture Round in 2020
Channel Corporation Co., Ltd. develops and operates a platform, which offers live chat, marketing, and team chat services. It provides live chat, marketing, and team chat services. Channel Corporation Co., Ltd. is based in Seoul, South Korea.

TomoCredit

Series A in 2021
TomoCredit is building the next generation credit card designed for Millennials with no credit history or credit score by analyzing alternative data sources through its proprietary algorithm. founding team is made up of immigrant founders who all felt the challenge of getting a credit card as foreign nationals. The team is comprised of alum from Coinbase, The Kenetic Hedge Fund and Google and have attended schools including MIT and UC Berkeley.

Noom, Inc.

Series C in 2016
Noom, Inc. designs and develops a mobile health coaching software solution. It offers a platform that provides evidence-based curricula, trained cognitive behavior coaches, mobile tracking and protocol delivery, and scalable coaching tools, which allow users to manage and prevent weight increase, hypertension, diabetes. It also serves business enterprises. Noom, Inc. was formerly known as WorkSmart Labs, Inc. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, New York with additional offices in Seoul, South Korea; and Tokyo, Japan.

Common Computer

Series A in 2019
Common Computer designs and develops blockchain based open resource platform for individual developers to develop artificial intelligence services. The company develops two platforms under the name AI Network which offers artificial intelligence architecture to solve artificial intelligence programs such as AlphaGo on peer to peer cloud environment; and aFan which is a decentralized application. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Spoon

Series B in 2018
Spoon operates as a real-time personal audio broadcasting platform. It is designed to share stories, ideas, favorite music, and more. Also, it allows its users to create personal broadcasts and listen to user-generated content. Spoon provides a space where everyone can connect and share their thoughts about everyday, real-life issue with just their voice. Spoon is based in Seoul, South Korea.

TRU Technologies

Series A in 2021
TRU Technologies is a technology company focusing on developing and operating Securities Finance software products.

HonestFund

Series A in 2016
HonestFund is a financial technology company operating an alternative investing platform in South Korea. HonestFund provides individuals and institutional investors access to alternative investment opportunities across a wide range of asset classes, such as residential/commercial real estates, infrastructure financing and unsecured personal loans. Due to its unique capability of providing a fully transparent and frictionless process for both investors and private issuers, HonestFund raised funds from leading financial institutions, including Shinhan Bank, Hanwha Investment, KB Investment, Shinhan Capital and Daily Financial Group.

Spoqa

Series D in 2016
Spoqa is a Korean startup developing mobile marketing solutions. Spoqa operates Dodo Points, a tablet-based loyalty solution for local merchants. Store customers volutarily input their phone numbers into Dodo tablets that are installed facing customers on store counters to receive membership benefits, without having to sign up or download apps. Since its launch in April 2012, Spoqa now offers analytical customer management interface "Dodo Insight", marketing automation service "Dodo Message" and targeting advertising service "Dodo Ads" to a wide variety of businesses ranging from small coffee shops to major hotel brands.

Zoyi Corporation

Venture Round in 2019
Zoyi Corporation develops customer analytic tools for retailers. The company offers Walk Insights, an offline retail analytics solution, that detects wireless signals from mobile devices to collect and store visitor data in real time. It also analyzes data from outside traffic, store visits, dwell time, and returning visitors. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Rainist

Series B in 2018
Rainist Co., Ltd.,a financial technology company, develops a financial application software called Banksalad which collects and analyzes financial data. It provides recommendations regarding expenditure analysis and personal financial management. Rainist Co., Ltd. was founded 2012 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

BIOMx

Series B in 2019
BiomX discovers and develops innovative microbiome therapeutics. The Company's mission is to develop novel therapeutics for preventing and treating diseases in which microbiome imbalances have been implicated. BiomX's microbiome modulation technologies are based on the cutting-edge innovative research of its scientific collaborators: Professor Rotem Sorek, PhD and Dr. Eran Elinav, MD, PhD both of the Weizmann Institute of Science and Professor Timothy K. Lu, MD, PhD of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

BioProtect

Series D in 2020
BioProtect Ltd. is an international medical device startup. It is primarily engaged in to the business of developing and commercializing biodegradable balloon spacers for the protection of normal tissue during cancer radiation therapy. The company's current focus in the growing radiotherapy spacers market, where its ProSpace balloon spacer (CE marked) has shown superior efficacy and safety in protecting the rectum during radiation therapy for prostate cancer. The company's technology platform of biodegradable implantable balloons suits a wide range of applications for unmet clinical needs. BioProtect was founded in the year 2004 and headquartered in Israel, with subsidiaries in Germany and US.

Contents First

Series A in 2020
Contents First is the team behind Tappytoon, the premier digital-first comics platform that has become a daily destination for more than 3 Million readers hailing from over 190 countries. Since January 2019, Tappytoon is the #1 to #5 top Comics app by gross revenue on Google Play and App Store in 90 countries including US, UK, Canada, Australia, Germany, and many more. (source: Google Play, Apple, AppAnnie) The Tappytoon library is now available in English, French, and German, spanning exclusive, licensed hits curated from the largest publishers in Korea and Asia, including Kakao, Haksan, Seoul Media, D&C Media, Mr Blue, Jaedam, Comico as well as K-drama/K-pop tie-ins, TV and game adaptations. Premium paywall & free digital comics are available on Web, iPhone, Android. Among the titles beloved by millions are Solo Leveling, The Abandoned Empress, Light & Shadow, Bloody Sweet, and What's Wrong with Secretary Kim, and many more. Launched in 2016, Tappytoon’s vetted translations and chart-topping smartphone apps offer the best way to read full-color digital manga, manhwa and webtoons while supporting the artists, creators, and storytellers. Tappytoon also produces a number of brand-new original comics with select partners and creators, for print, transmedia, film/tv/ani production, distrib/licensing rights.

Zoyi Corporation

Series B in 2020
Zoyi Corporation develops customer analytic tools for retailers. The company offers Walk Insights, an offline retail analytics solution, that detects wireless signals from mobile devices to collect and store visitor data in real time. It also analyzes data from outside traffic, store visits, dwell time, and returning visitors. The company is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Rainist

Series A in 2017
Rainist Co., Ltd.,a financial technology company, develops a financial application software called Banksalad which collects and analyzes financial data. It provides recommendations regarding expenditure analysis and personal financial management. Rainist Co., Ltd. was founded 2012 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

OkieLa

Series A in 2018
OkieLa is a developer of an online mobile application intended to to connect and learn to help users grow their businesses. The company's application provides shopping and selling on mobile and creates connection between the buyer and seller, enabling users to optimize what to do so they can focus more on their business.

Tutoring

Series A in 2019
Tutoring is an on-demand mLearning Platform.

HonestFund

Series B in 2018
HonestFund is a financial technology company operating an alternative investing platform in South Korea. HonestFund provides individuals and institutional investors access to alternative investment opportunities across a wide range of asset classes, such as residential/commercial real estates, infrastructure financing and unsecured personal loans. Due to its unique capability of providing a fully transparent and frictionless process for both investors and private issuers, HonestFund raised funds from leading financial institutions, including Shinhan Bank, Hanwha Investment, KB Investment, Shinhan Capital and Daily Financial Group.

Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd.

Seed Round in 2019
Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd. provides lidar perception software for 3D Object Detection and 3D computer vision. The company provide software for self driving cars. It offers software name, SENSR for detection, classification, tracking, and prediction. Seoul Robotics Co.,Ltd. was founded in 2017 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Mighty Jaxx

Seed Round in 2020
Mighty Jaxx International Pte Ltd designs and manufactures toy collectibles and lifestyle products. It offers three-dimensional art figures. The company also develops a blockchain-based online platform for issuing and validating tamper-resistant and permanent certificates to designer toys and collectibles. It also offers monetary rewards through Mighty Assembly VIP Programme. The company offers its products through retailers, stores, and an online portal. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore.

JAMJA Corp

Seed Round in 2018
JAMJA Corp is a news aggregator in Vietnam. It designs and develops a platform for discount discovery on restaurants, fashion, and beauty products. The company offers Lazada, Adayroi, Tiki, Lotte, and Shopee discount codes. JAMJA Corp was founded in 2015 and is based in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Rupeek Fintech Pvt Ltd.

Series C in 2020
Rupeek is a financial services company that features an online lending platform that specializes in credit risk, gold loans, and personal loans. It offers lending solutions for lenders and borrowers. The company is driven by its mission is to bring financial inclusion for the masses and introduce products that are transparent and people-friendly. Rupeek was founded in 2015 and headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka.

AUTOCRYPT

Series A in 2020
AUTOCRYPT is the leading player in mobility security technologies. Recognized by TU-Automotive as the Best Auto Cybersecurity Product/Solution of 2019, and shortlisted in 2020 for Automotive Tech Company of the Year, AUTOCRYPT continues to pave the way in transportation and mobility security through a multi-layered, holistic approach. Through security solutions for V2X/C-V2X, V2G (including Plug & Charge security), in-vehicle security, and Fleet Management, AUTOCRYPT ensures that security is prioritized before vehicles hit the road.

WeFit

Seed Round in 2019
WeFit is founded in 2016, is one of the most potential startups in Vietnam. WeFit is building a mobile application that allows users to sign up for fitness packages to work out at different gym studios and other fitness facilities, much alike to ClassPass.

Gushcloud Pte Ltd

Venture Round in 2019
Gushcloud does advertising differently. Our ad platform brings consumers into the advertising game with our value-exchange system (a.k.a cash rewards for consumers). Some people call it legalized bribery, we call it the obvious thing to do when you value someone's time. But don't take our word for it - see the difference for yourself. We work with hundreds of companies to generate 200% to 400% better results across building brand awareness, traffic generation and word-of-mouth. Get better all-round performance today.

Socar

Series D in 2019
Socar is a Korean eco-friendly car sharing community that allows travelers to share cars with others who are traveling the same route. Socar has raised an $18 million round of funding in 2015 which was one of the highest funding deals for a South Korean startup to date. Most notably, it was led by a US investor: Bain Capital, a private investment firm with $80 billion in assets under management. Socar was founded in March 2012, and it has a website and smartphone apps that let users book cars for their own use. Service has over 1,700,000 registered users, 50,000 of whom use the service each month. Around 80,000 transactions per month — that’s more than one car booking each 30 seconds.

BioProtect

Series D in 2020
BioProtect Ltd. is an international medical device startup. It is primarily engaged in to the business of developing and commercializing biodegradable balloon spacers for the protection of normal tissue during cancer radiation therapy. The company's current focus in the growing radiotherapy spacers market, where its ProSpace balloon spacer (CE marked) has shown superior efficacy and safety in protecting the rectum during radiation therapy for prostate cancer. The company's technology platform of biodegradable implantable balloons suits a wide range of applications for unmet clinical needs. BioProtect was founded in the year 2004 and headquartered in Israel, with subsidiaries in Germany and US.

Methinks Technologies Inc

Series A in 2019
methinks is a platform where researchers like yourself can search for your target users, schedule times to meet them, and perform HD video remote interview sessions while the user is sharing their device screen. While you are conducting the research, our platform can transcribe the tester's words while you bookmark key behaviors to review later. All recordings, qualitative quotes, and quantitative responses/graphs are stored in our secure cloud for you and your team to access anytime, anywhere.

Arvelle Therapeutics

Series A in 2020
Arvelle Therapeutics GmbH, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on solutions for patients suffering from CNS disorders. It is involved in the development and commercialization of cenobamate, an investigational antiepileptic drug in the European market. The company was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

Orum Therapeutics

Series A in 2017
ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. engages in the research and development of therapeutic antibodies using cell penetrating antibody platform. Its platform targets specific cell types and adapts to different cell types and different intracellular proteins without chemical modifications. The company develops products for treatment of genetic diseases and cancer. ORUM THERAPEUTICS, INC. was founded in 2016 and is based in Daejeon, South Korea.

Spoon

Series B in 2019
Spoon operates as a real-time personal audio broadcasting platform. It is designed to share stories, ideas, favorite music, and more. Also, it allows its users to create personal broadcasts and listen to user-generated content. Spoon provides a space where everyone can connect and share their thoughts about everyday, real-life issue with just their voice. Spoon is based in Seoul, South Korea.