Genesia Ventures

Genesia Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on seed/early stage startups in Japan and Southeast Asia. Since it's inception in Dec 2016, Genesia Ventures has invested in over 60 companies in Japan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore and the US. Genesia Ventures invests in various sectors: SaaS, marketplace, Media, Finance, Insurance, RealEstate, Healthcare, Medical, Travel, Education, Manufacturing, Construction, HR, Agriculture, Sports, Retail, Entertainment, etc.

Masami Ichinohe

Associate

MK

Masafum Kawai

Partner

Mizutani Koki

Investment Manager

Yuto Kono

Principal

Elsha Eliasa Kwee

Investment Manager

Sagara Shunsuke

Investment Manager

Takahiro Suzuki

General Partner

Soichi Tajima

CEO / General Partner

124 past transactions

ACALL

Seed Round in 2018
SaaS (Visitor Management , Facility Management , Business Meeting)

Logisly

Seed Round in 2019
Logisly believes that industry 4.0 requires connectivity between the offline and online worlds. In the supply chain, technology will play a major role, not only in automating processes or reducing costs, but also providing in-depth data-based analysis for decision making and business operations.

AtHearth

Venture Round in 2020
AtHearth, Inc. owns and operates an online renting platform that allows foreigners to search apartments and complete rental contracts in Japan. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Co-nect

Seed Round in 2019
Co-nect is a Body maintenance is a Body maintenance service platform.

Co-nect

Seed Round in 2018
Co-nect is a Body maintenance is a Body maintenance service platform.

ROUTE06

Seed Round in 2020
ROUTE06, Inc. provides data platform integration and digital consulting services. The company provides digital transformer (DXer) consulting services; in-house agile development and website operational services; and data platform integration services, including database construction, application programming interface (API) development, and software as a service (SaaS) cooperation services. It also provides digital product planning and development services. The company was founded in 2020 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Sozi Inc.

Venture Round in 2020
The core members of Sozi are information technology experts. I have been involved in communication and web service development in the information society. On the other hand, each is familiar with many contents such as manga, anime, and illustrations .

HRBrain, Inc.

Series A in 2017
HRBrain, INC. owns and operates an online platform that provides cloud-based human resource evaluation services. It offers centralized management of human resource data, personal evaluation, organizational structure, and tissue analysis. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

MOSH Japan

Seed Round in 2018
MOSH, Inc. engages in planning, development and management of internet business. The company develops and provides platform that allows to sell services online. MOSH, Inc. was founded in 2017 and is based in Meguro, Japan.

Teatis

Seed Round in 2021
Teatis is a plant-based sugar-blocking superfood powder for diabetic consumers.

MoneyDuck

Seed Round in 2021
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Buymed

Series A in 2021
TNHH Buymed operates a digital pharmaceuticals distribution platform. The company’s platform, Thuocsi.vn, offers medicines, cosmetics, medical devices, supplements, and related healthcare products. It also provides pricing details, detailed information on active ingredients in the products, and a communications network used for important updates such as product recalls. It serves pharmacies and clinics in Vietnam. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

eDoctor

Venture Round in 2020
Founded in 2014 , eDoctor technology company with the desire to build a health care system comprehensively through apps on your phone. They strive to perfect the most appropriate and convenient health solutions for their users. Currently, eDoctor has built up a large user community and become a trusted partner of hundreds of businesses in Vietnam. EDoctor application on smartphone / tablet provides the first active healthcare service in Vietnam. Based on information technology, the eDoctor application makes it easy to connect users and doctors anytime, anywhere. Users can use the app for health advice, medicine & clinics, and other health services.

Nudge

Seed Round in 2021
Provider of financial planning platform designed to create a financial institution with new values and behaviors from scratch. The company's platform has been strengthening its team, developing the first service, and preparing for the necessary financial license acquisition, enabling users to secure their future financially.

Rey.id

Seed Round in 2022
We are a new kind of insurance which serves you like your family doctor -- all from your gadget. We believe that insurance product can bring a better impression, not only as a means to play your health risk claims, but also to serve a complete healthcare services, as well as improving your quality of life. Rey is the first health and life insurance provider in Indonesia that is designed in a technology platform, as well as serve as an integrated digital healthcare ecosystem. Unlike your usual insurance products, Rey focuses on the quality of healthcare services and well-being of our members. Rey does not want to be transactional, but also transformational in helping you achieving a healthy life. We started Rey in 2021. We are a team of people with different backgrounds, expertises, and experiences, yet with the same purpose -- To reimagine and to democratize life & health insurance in Indonesia. We realize that today life & health insurance is a product that people need, but not a product that people want. Therefore, we design Rey as a life & health insurance product that we would want for ourselves -- A (w)holistic protection, technology-driven, focus on healthcare quality and our wellbeing, and never be a hassle.

Autify

Pre Seed Round in 2017
Autify, Inc. develops artificial intelligence based software testing automation platform. The platform monitors UI changes as artificial intelligence changes with each release and automatically updates affected test scenarios. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Zenport

Venture Round in 2017
Zenport is an automated cloud software for trading operations. Automated shipping management, P / O management, document management. They will reduce the business hours of forwarders and shippers to 1/5.

Baseconnect Inc.

Series A in 2018
Baseconnect Inc. develops and operates BaseconnectList, a corporate sales support database. The company offers Musubu , a cloud-based database for targeting corporate sales and creating a company list for prospective customers. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Kyoto, Japan.

Shelfy

Venture Round in 2017
Shelfy, Inc. operates an online platform for interior design companies. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

M-Box

Seed Round in 2020
M-box Inc. specializes in providing IT solution related to medical and healthcare field. It was founded on November 1, 2018 and is based in Japan.

Co-nect

Seed Round in 2018
Co-nect is a Body maintenance is a Body maintenance service platform.

KANKAK

Series A in 2020
KANKAK, Inc. owns and operates cashless and cafes . The company provides coffee, deserts, and salads. KANKAK, Inc. develops COFFEE App, a mobile order application. for placing orders.The company is based in Minato, Japan.

BrightTable

Series A in 2018
BrightTable provides a gourmet concierge app that automates table reservation process. It requires users to enter the name of the restaurant, the date and time, and the number of people who will be dining. The app will call the restaurant and book a table, allowing foodies and socialites to make reservations at restaurants in a convenient and hassle-free manner. BrightTable was founded in February 2012 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

PLANTIO, Inc.

Venture Round in 2020
PLANTIO, Inc. develops and manufactures Internet of things (IOT) based farm equipment. The company’s product, Connected Planter, is a solar power activated, eco-friendly system, which is used for sustainability. PLANTIO, Inc. is headquartered in Minato, Japan. It has an additional location in Shibuya, Japan.

Meetscare

Venture Round in 2020
Meetscare provides correct information and supports the self-awareness of all people involved in care. The company provides a wealth of information to ensure optimal care and create a mechanism for the realization. Users can make a telephone consultation and web diagnosis and search for free information using the system. Meetscare was founded on 2016 and is headquartered in Arakawa, Tokyo.

Photoruction

Seed Round in 2019
Photoruction, Inc. plans, develops, and manages Internet services for the construction industry. Its products include Photoruction, a cloud platform for construction photography and civil engineering production support services; and aoz cloud, a cloud-type AI engine that can read information from drawings, photographs, and processes. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

enerbank Japan

Seed Round in 2020
Enerbank is a Development and operation of electric power auction system

Linc, Inc.

Seed Round in 2018
Linc, Inc. provides online education and employment support services for foreign students. The company provides e-learning to educate about daily life and work manners. Its e-learning platforms include Ling ke and Nihon Ryugaku, which help foreign students to enhance knowledge necessary for attending a university in Japan through video lectures, exercises, questions, and answers. Linc, Inc. was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

PSYGIG

Seed Round in 2018
PSYGIG Inc. develops and provides big data infrastructure solutions to visualize and process data from cars, drones, and robots on the cloud to process and build data-driven applications. It offers multiplatform SDK to capture raw hardware/sensor measurements, send control logs and error reports to the cloud, and track robots navigation and interactions with the physical world; online diagnostic tools; and dashboards. The company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Amplified.ai

Venture Round in 2020
Amplified.ai builds simple, instant, and reliable artificial intelligence systems that help humans innovate faster. Amplified.ai combines extensive IP industry experience with cutting-edge deep learning to simplify the labor-intensive yet low-value aspects of inventing.
Manabie International Ltd. provides online and offline education services for elementary, junior high, and high school students. The company offers a learning software, including Manabie Basic, that includes online class and mock exams; and Manabie Prime, that includes online class, mock exam, live tutoring, and online personal coaching. It provides Manabie Hub, which includes offline education services, such as 1-on-1 personal coaching. Manabie International Ltd. was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Singapore.

Logikura Co.

Venture Round in 2020
Logikura Co. specializes in inventory and warehouse management SaaS. It is based in Japan.

MoneyDuck

Seed Round in 2019
More Potential Leads for Financial Sales Rep Find potential leads and close deals with MoneyDuck!! MoneyDuck helps financial sales professionals acquire new customers at the highest point of engagement and maximize productivity.

Vietcetera Media

Series A in 2021
Vietcetera Media operates as a media company that publishes online news media content. The company publishes about business, life, creation, fashion, and entertainment. Vietcetera Media was founded in 2016 and is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Kamereo LLP

Series A in 2021
Kamereo LLP develops and operates B2B (Business-to-Business) purchasing and sourcing platform for restaurants in Vietnam. The company enables restaurants to simplify the manual works related to supplychain. Its services for restaurants includes finding a new supplier, tracking all orders, payments, and minimizing order process time. The company offers suppliers a marketplace to display products to chefs, owners, and purchasers in the Food and Beverage industry. Kamereo LLP was founded in 2018 and is based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.

CO-NECT Co., Ltd.

Venture Round in 2019
CO-NECT Co., Ltd. develops and markets alcoholic drinks ordering application. It also offers order management platform for food and beverage stores. It was previously known as HIDEOUT CLUB, Inc. The company was founded in June 12, 2015 and is based in Shibuya-ku, Japan.

Logikura Co.

Venture Round in 2017
Logikura Co. specializes in inventory and warehouse management SaaS. It is based in Japan.

Homedy Limited

Venture Round in 2018
Homedy Limited operates an online real estate portal in Vietnam. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Hanoi, Vietnam.

CO-NECT Co., Ltd.

Venture Round in 2018
CO-NECT Co., Ltd. develops and markets alcoholic drinks ordering application. It also offers order management platform for food and beverage stores. It was previously known as HIDEOUT CLUB, Inc. The company was founded in June 12, 2015 and is based in Shibuya-ku, Japan.

Finantier

Seed Round in 2021
Finantier develops and operates an open finance platform that offers infrastructure and data products. It offers accounts integration, income and identity verification, and recurring repayments and subscriptions. The company’s platform collects datasets from banks and financial companies, enrich the data, and pass them to other companies through an application-programming interface (API). The company was founded in 2020 and is based in Jakarta Selatan, Indonesia.

Rease

Seed Round in 2020
Rease is an AI credit evaluation engine planning and development company.

Manabie International Ltd.

Seed Round in 2021
Manabie International Ltd. provides online and offline education services for elementary, junior high, and high school students. The company offers a learning software, including Manabie Basic, that includes online class and mock exams; and Manabie Prime, that includes online class, mock exam, live tutoring, and online personal coaching. It provides Manabie Hub, which includes offline education services, such as 1-on-1 personal coaching. Manabie International Ltd. was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Singapore.

FOWD

Seed Round in 2018
FOWD is a comprehensive entertainment company in Japan.

dreamstock

Venture Round in 2021
Dreamstock is a smartphone Internet app.

Nudge

Seed Round in 2021
Provider of financial planning platform designed to create a financial institution with new values and behaviors from scratch. The company's platform has been strengthening its team, developing the first service, and preparing for the necessary financial license acquisition, enabling users to secure their future financially.

CrowdLoan inc.

Venture Round in 2020
CrowdLoan inc. operates matching platform for financing. It was founded on July 5, 2018 and is based in Japan.

Buymed

Series B in 2021
TNHH Buymed operates a digital pharmaceuticals distribution platform. The company’s platform, Thuocsi.vn, offers medicines, cosmetics, medical devices, supplements, and related healthcare products. It also provides pricing details, detailed information on active ingredients in the products, and a communications network used for important updates such as product recalls. It serves pharmacies and clinics in Vietnam. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Vietcetera Media

Seed Round in 2021
Vietcetera Media operates as a media company that publishes online news media content. The company publishes about business, life, creation, fashion, and entertainment. Vietcetera Media was founded in 2016 and is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Crezit

Seed Round in 2020
Crezit is offers a wide range of financial products and services in a single click, as well as customer advice, product simulators.

Activaid

Seed Round in 2020
Activaid owns and operates a social data platform for patients with inflammatory bowel disease. It allows patients to support and exchange information within the patient community with the same disease; provide information necessary for new drug development and matching to clinical trials that suits them; and improve medical treatment. Yasuaki Hasebe founded Activaid in 2018. It has its headquarters in Tokyo in Japan.

Co-nect

Seed Round in 2019
Co-nect is a Body maintenance is a Body maintenance service platform.

FOWD

Seed Round in 2018
FOWD is a comprehensive entertainment company in Japan.

Dynave,lnc.

Venture Round in 2019
Dynave,lnc. provides SEO consulting and digital marketing services. It offers SEO strategy design and operation consulting, Website operation strategy consulting, listing advertising operation support, creating new channels with content marketing, SEO writing agency/coverage, Website creation for SEO and listing ads, and video production for marketing. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Kanazawa, Japan.

Sukedachi Co., Ltd.

Series A in 2018
Sukedachi had focused on the unique business habit in the Japanese construction industry that construction workers are order receivers as workmen themselves and are also orderers as small enterprises, and the firm started this service. Sukedachi allows workpeople specialized in construction works receive to notification of recruitment of construction jobs which meet their pre-registered conditions including residence and occupation. With this service, construction workers who are seeking jobs can contact directly to each desired construction site, and constructors suffering from chronic manpower shortage can recruit workers on almost ideal on-demand conditions.

Luxstay

Series A in 2018
Luxstay Vietnam Company Limited operates an online homestay-booking platform. The company provides services in Hoan Kiem, Ba Dinh, Ba Vi, Thanh Xuan, Tu Liem, Hoang Mai, Long Bien, Thach That, Nam Tu Liem, and Me Linh. Luxstay Vietnam Company Limited was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Hanoi City, Vietnam.

GeoLogic Japan

Series A in 2018
Geologic is an Analyze large amounts of data such as location and ad distribution, and provide marketing support for companies.

boulder,inc.

Seed Round in 2020
Eliminates dissatisfaction, anxiety, misfortune, etc. “Misfortune”, and aims to realize in the world where all people can work while imagining the future positively, Japan's first employ SuccessThe platform “Well” is provided. The service is a service that analyzes data of communication tools such as Slack normally used by AI, and allows you to objectively see employee condition and organizational issues.

Life Quest

Venture Round in 2018
LifeQuest Inc. is a digital drug discovery company that creates original therapeutic apps by combining IT, medical treatment, and gamification in order to innovate the medicine itself. LifeQuest aims to be a pioneer in digital drug discovery that aims to provide patients with direct therapeutic effects through the provision of advanced evidence-based experiences, not drugs.
Docquity Holdings PTE Limited develops a mobile application that allows physicians globally to engage and share experiences in real time. The application allows physicians to engage in clinical discussion, continuing medical education, peer consultation, and medico legal support. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Singapore.

SYRUP Japan

Series B in 2020
Syrup develops Pet Tech platforms. The company's services include OMUSUBI, an adoption service that matches dogs and cats with pet owners, and Petokoto, a media platform that provides reliable information from veterinarians

Babel

Series A in 2019
Babel, Inc. specializes in the provision of video media. It was founded on August 25, 2017 and is based in Japan.

Photoruction

Seed Round in 2017
Photoruction, Inc. plans, develops, and manages Internet services for the construction industry. Its products include Photoruction, a cloud platform for construction photography and civil engineering production support services; and aoz cloud, a cloud-type AI engine that can read information from drawings, photographs, and processes. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Taimee

Venture Round in 2018
Taimee, Inc designs and develops a work sharing application. The application solves the problem of labor shortage. It is an application that connects the time when workforce want to work and the time of labor shortage. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Shibuya-ku, Japan.

Buymed

Seed Round in 2020
TNHH Buymed operates a digital pharmaceuticals distribution platform. The company’s platform, Thuocsi.vn, offers medicines, cosmetics, medical devices, supplements, and related healthcare products. It also provides pricing details, detailed information on active ingredients in the products, and a communications network used for important updates such as product recalls. It serves pharmacies and clinics in Vietnam. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

PLANTIO, Inc.

Seed Round in 2019
PLANTIO, Inc. develops and manufactures Internet of things (IOT) based farm equipment. The company’s product, Connected Planter, is a solar power activated, eco-friendly system, which is used for sustainability. PLANTIO, Inc. is headquartered in Minato, Japan. It has an additional location in Shibuya, Japan.

StayList

Seed Round in 2018
StayList is a technology startup specialized in the travel industry.By using StayList, you can search for private lodgings all over the world listed on multiple sites at once, so you can find the most suitable accommodation more efficiently.

Mosquitone, Inc.

Seed Round in 2017
inspiration to launch Mosquitone originates from his experience managing the business department of media relations at TSE-listed CyberAgent, he became aware of the difficulties and inefficiencies originating from a large population of registered members using general tools (e.g. Excel) to manage target and evaluate their personnel.

Spectra Japan

Venture Round in 2019
Spectra, Inc. develops and offers live ticket information miss-prevention mobile application. It serves artists and fans. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Luxstay

Seed Round in 2017
Luxstay Vietnam Company Limited operates an online homestay-booking platform. The company provides services in Hoan Kiem, Ba Dinh, Ba Vi, Thanh Xuan, Tu Liem, Hoang Mai, Long Bien, Thach That, Nam Tu Liem, and Me Linh. Luxstay Vietnam Company Limited was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Hanoi City, Vietnam.

Zenport

Venture Round in 2019
Zenport is an automated cloud software for trading operations. Automated shipping management, P / O management, document management. They will reduce the business hours of forwarders and shippers to 1/5.

HRBrain, Inc.

Seed Round in 2017
HRBrain, INC. owns and operates an online platform that provides cloud-based human resource evaluation services. It offers centralized management of human resource data, personal evaluation, organizational structure, and tissue analysis. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Aki Katsu

Seed Round in 2018
Aki Katsu revitalizes housing market and produces businesses such as commercial facilities, dining facilities, and accommodation facilities. The company aims to be a comprehensive producer company for utilizing vacant houses.

Bobobox Indonesia

Seed Round in 2019
PT Bobobox Mitra Indonesia is a hospitality company that provides accommodation services for travelers and millennial adventurers. It also provides franchise opportunities. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Bandung, Indonesia.

Qoala

Pre Seed Round in 2018
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.

MOSH Japan

Venture Round in 2018
MOSH, Inc. engages in planning, development and management of internet business. The company develops and provides platform that allows to sell services online. MOSH, Inc. was founded in 2017 and is based in Meguro, Japan.

Crezit

Pre Seed Round in 2019
Crezit is offers a wide range of financial products and services in a single click, as well as customer advice, product simulators.

Aerial Partners Co., Ltd.

Venture Round in 2019
Aerial Partners is a professional group that supports social implementation of blockchain technology.The Aerial team exists for the realization of a world in which innovation opportunities are not lost due to soft friction in systems and values, and hard friction in technology. Vision

BizteX, Inc

Series B in 2018
BizteX is a software robotics company that uses cloud Robotic Process Automation to automate routine operations. The company develops SaaS services centered on cloud RPA and expand it globally to contribute to the creation of creativity for many people. The company's service called, BizteX cobit, is a digital robot that performs a one-click substitute for humans by instructing routine work. BizteX was founded in July 2015 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Syukatsu Labo

Venture Round in 2017
Syukatsu Labo is a leading company that solves various problems in an aging society.

Kamereo LLP

Seed Round in 2019
Kamereo LLP develops and operates B2B (Business-to-Business) purchasing and sourcing platform for restaurants in Vietnam. The company enables restaurants to simplify the manual works related to supplychain. Its services for restaurants includes finding a new supplier, tracking all orders, payments, and minimizing order process time. The company offers suppliers a marketplace to display products to chefs, owners, and purchasers in the Food and Beverage industry. Kamereo LLP was founded in 2018 and is based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.

New Revo

Series A in 2020
New Revo Co., a Software as a Service (SaaS) company, develops a cloud inventory management system "Logicula" for mail-order and logistics industry. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Fukuoka, Japan.

Al Travel

Venture Round in 2019
Al Travel is a next-generation cloud-type business travel arrangement and management system (BTM). AI Travel reduces business travel arrangements by up to 90% and simplifies application and reporting operations and significantly cuts operations that do not generate profits in the batch settlement.

Babel

Seed Round in 2018
Babel, Inc. specializes in the provision of video media. It was founded on August 25, 2017 and is based in Japan.

Al Travel

Venture Round in 2017
Al Travel is a next-generation cloud-type business travel arrangement and management system (BTM). AI Travel reduces business travel arrangements by up to 90% and simplifies application and reporting operations and significantly cuts operations that do not generate profits in the batch settlement.

Autify

Seed Round in 2019
Autify, Inc. develops artificial intelligence based software testing automation platform. The platform monitors UI changes as artificial intelligence changes with each release and automatically updates affected test scenarios. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Synamon Inc.

Seed Round in 2017
Synamon Inc. engages in content planning, development, and management of virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR) related products. The company develops NEUTRANS, a VR space construction solution. Its services include VR/AR development, VR/AR consulting, and 3D models for VR/AR content creation. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Shinagawa, Japan.