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Investments

44

Portfolio Exits

8

Partners & Customers

10

Service Providers

1

About KDDI

KDDI provides telecommunications services in Japan and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Personal Services, Value Services, Business Services, and Global Services.

KDDI Headquarter Location

Garden Air Tower 3-10-10, Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku

Tokyo, 102-8460,

Japan

+81-3-3347-0077

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KDDI Investments

44 Investments

KDDI has made 44 investments. Their latest investment was in PanForYou as part of their Series B on June 6, 2022.

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KDDI Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

6/1/2022

Series B

PanForYou

$4.61M

Yes

4

4/26/2022

Corporate Minority

Willer

Yes

1

3/28/2022

Series B

Enecoat Technologies

$12.89M

Yes

3

1/21/2022

Corporate Minority - P2P

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10

6/1/2021

Corporate Minority

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10

Date

6/1/2022

4/26/2022

3/28/2022

1/21/2022

6/1/2021

Round

Series B

Corporate Minority

Series B

Corporate Minority - P2P

Corporate Minority

Company

PanForYou

Willer

Enecoat Technologies

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Amount

$4.61M

$12.89M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

4

1

3

10

10

KDDI Portfolio Exits

8 Portfolio Exits

KDDI has 8 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was DeCurret on February 01, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

2/1/2022

Acquired

$99M

3

12/22/2021

IPO

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$99M

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10

12/18/2017

IPO

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$99M

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0

7/26/2016

Corporate Majority

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$99M

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10

2/1/2016

Asset Sale

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$99M

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10

Date

2/1/2022

12/22/2021

12/18/2017

7/26/2016

2/1/2016

Exit

Acquired

IPO

IPO

Corporate Majority

Asset Sale

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

3

10

0

10

10

KDDI Acquisitions

13 Acquisitions

KDDI acquired 13 companies. Their latest acquisition was KCJ Group on October 10, 2018.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

10/10/2018

$99M

Corporate Majority

3

11/22/2017

$99M

Acquired

1

8/1/2017

Series B

$99M

$28.72M

Acquired

2

2/8/2017

Series B

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10

12/9/2016

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10

Date

10/10/2018

11/22/2017

8/1/2017

2/8/2017

12/9/2016

Investment Stage

Series B

Series B

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$28.72M

$99M

Note

Corporate Majority

Acquired

Acquired

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Sources

3

1

2

10

10

KDDI Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

KDDI has 10 strategic partners and customers. KDDI recently partnered with Ooredoo on March 3, 2022.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

3/6/2022

Partner

Qatar

Ooredoo Q P S C : Announces Major Partnership with KDDI APAC to Provide IoT Connectivity for Lexus Cars in Qatar

The exciting news was announced during Mobile World Congress 2022 and is the result of the partnership with Japanese telecommunications and solution provider KDDI APAC , the global connectivity partner for Toyota Motor Corporation .

1

12/2/2021

Vendor

Finland

Nokia Oyj : to drive KDDI's 5G transition with standalone core and monetization solutions

John Lancaster-Lennox , Head of Market Unit Japan at Nokia , said : `` We look forward to expanding our 25-year relationship with KDDI with the deployment of our standalone 5G Core solutions .

9

11/18/2021

Partner

Japan

KDDI & Supership to Launch Next-generation Digital Advertising Platform That Prioritizes Customer Privacy

-LRB- * 4 -RRB- Supership ' news release -LRB- June 1 , 2021 -RRB- : Supership and Novatiq Ltd. form Capital and Business Alliance to Develop Next-Generation Digital Advertising Platform for Cookie-less World

2

11/17/2021

Vendor

Finland

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10

10/28/2021

Partner

Israel

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10

Date

3/6/2022

12/2/2021

11/18/2021

11/17/2021

10/28/2021

Type

Partner

Vendor

Partner

Vendor

Partner

Business Partner

Country

Qatar

Finland

Japan

Finland

Israel

News Snippet

Ooredoo Q P S C : Announces Major Partnership with KDDI APAC to Provide IoT Connectivity for Lexus Cars in Qatar

The exciting news was announced during Mobile World Congress 2022 and is the result of the partnership with Japanese telecommunications and solution provider KDDI APAC , the global connectivity partner for Toyota Motor Corporation .

Nokia Oyj : to drive KDDI's 5G transition with standalone core and monetization solutions

John Lancaster-Lennox , Head of Market Unit Japan at Nokia , said : `` We look forward to expanding our 25-year relationship with KDDI with the deployment of our standalone 5G Core solutions .

KDDI & Supership to Launch Next-generation Digital Advertising Platform That Prioritizes Customer Privacy

-LRB- * 4 -RRB- Supership ' news release -LRB- June 1 , 2021 -RRB- : Supership and Novatiq Ltd. form Capital and Business Alliance to Develop Next-Generation Digital Advertising Platform for Cookie-less World

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Sources

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10

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KDDI Service Providers

1 Service Provider

KDDI has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Corporate Minority, and Corporate Minority - P2P

Investment Bank

Financial Advisor

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Corporate Minority, and Corporate Minority - P2P

Provider Type

Investment Bank

Service Type

Financial Advisor

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KDDI Team

2 Team Members

KDDI has 2 team members, including current President, Takashi Tanaka.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Takashi Tanaka

President

Current

Brian McClintock

Chief Financial Officer

Former

Name

Takashi Tanaka

Brian McClintock

Work History

Title

President

Chief Financial Officer

Status

Current

Former

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