Katsuyuki Hasegawa

Managing Partner

Prime Partners Inc



Prime Partnersの共同代表パートナーとして主に海外を中心としたベンチャー企業の発掘、投資、また投資先企業の日本・アジア進出支援に従事。また Google Ventures において起業家の主にアジアを中心とする海外ビジネス展開のアドバイザーも務める。現職以前は、日系独立系ベンチャーキャピタルにて大手日系企業のCVC設立及び運用支援を中心に活動。それ以前は伊藤忠商事及びCTCにて約10年間勤務。南カリフォルニア大学 経済学部(BA)、物理学部(BS)卒、南カリフォルニア大学経営大学院MBA修了。



投資領域・関心分野:IoT、フィンテック、Retail Tech、ヘルス



We specialize in supporting the implementation of new services and products to various sites. Specifically, we accompany target businesses (transportation, retail, leisure, hotels, real estate, etc.) in sales and support discussions for PoC implementation. As for the seed stage, if you have a prototype, we can provide advice based on our various on-site implementation experiences.

Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Prime Partners Inc., to discover and invest in venture businesses in Japan as well as overseas and support advances into the Japanese and Asian markets for companies invested in. Currently, I am engaged as a General Partner for Dentsu Ventures. Before the establishment of Prime Partners, I was involved in CVC establishment and operational support for major Japanese businesses at an independent Japanese venture capital firm. Prior to that, I worked for approximately 10 years at ITOCHU Corporation and Itochu Techno-Solutions. Graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in Economics and a BS in Physics and earned MBA at the USC Marshall School of Business.

Investment Area:Japan, International

Investment Stage:Seed, Early, Middle

Investment fields, Interest:IoT, Fintech, Retail Tech, Health