JIC Capital aims to supply risk capital to achieve policy objectives of creating new businesses and industries to realize Society 5.0, promoting business portfolio transformation for enhancing the international competitiveness, and establishing next-generation social infrastructure to promote Digital Transformation (“DX”).
|JIC Capital, Ltd.
|President and CEO Shogo Ikeuchi
Tokyo Toranomon Global Square 8F,
1-3-1, Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo
|Equity investment and consulting related to equity
|JIC PEF1 Limited Partnership
・Total commitment amount：¥200.0 Billion
JIC PEFJ1 Limited Partnership
・Total commitment amount：¥900.0 Billion
KEY FEATURES OF JIC CAPITAL
- Aim to enhance the Japanese industry’s international competitiveness through provision of sufficient risk capital in order to achieve industry-wide-goals such as solving structural issues in each industry and realizing Society 5.0, one of the Japanese government’s growth strategies.
- Provide neutral and trustworthy risk capital for investments with significant impact on the enhancement of Japanese industry’s competitiveness. Such investments would otherwise not be covered by the private sector due to size and/or investment time horizon.
- Fully utilize knowledge and experience honed in INCJ’s unique, high social impact investments, such as industry reorganization, overseas investments and other large-scale and complex transactions. A core team of investment professionals from INCJ succeed this knowledge base in conjunction with their past experience from investment funds and professional firms in the private sector
*INCJ/Innovation Network Corporation Japan: Established in 2009, INCJ aimed at overcoming boundaries between companies and industries, creating and nurturing key industries via open innovation for the prosperity of future generations. With the enforcement of the Act of Partial Revision of the Industrial Competitiveness Enhancement Act, the company began a new stage of activities as Japan Investment Corporation (JIC).
- • Provide hands-on support to enhance corporate value of portfolio companies by deploying resources and measures tailored to the needs of each portfolio company.
• Utilize experiences accumulated through INCJ’s value enhancement activities and support value enhancement in response to portfolio companies and ownership ratio.
- Commitment to
- • Maintain strict discipline in investment activities in order to enhance mid-to-long term value enhancement of portfolio companies with due consideration for all stakeholders as an escort runner.
• Operate investment activities, taking account into ESG as an important investment policy among global asset management community.
- • Originate investment opportunities and create value for portfolio companies, utilizing wide network of corporations and industries (built on its trustworthiness and neutrality), together with its strong relationship with government bodies and other public entities.
• Expand overseas network with advanced investors and corporations with cutting-edge technologies, and introduce such network to portfolio companies and domestic industries
JIC CAPITAL’S TARGET
AND SEGMENT FOCUS
Focused business development stages
Investments in companies with advanced technologies and services, which lead to the creation of new business and industries.
Investments in companies to enhance the international competitiveness of Japanese industries through transforming business portfolio in large scale.
Announcement Concerning Progress of the Tender Offer for the Shares of JSR Corporation (Securities Code 4185) by JICC-02 Co., Ltd.
Announcement Regarding Planned Commencement of Tender Offer for Shinko Electric Industries Co., Ltd.
Completion of investment in Hitachi Astemo
Notice Concerning Postponement of Change in Capital Structure of Hitachi Astemo including Capital Participation of JIC Capital
Announcement Regarding Appointment of Tender Offer Agent for Tender Offer for JSR Corporation
Planned commencement of tender offer for JSR Corporation
Notice of Change in Capital Structure of Hitachi Astemo including Capital Participation of JIC Capital
Notice concerning the conclusion of the Basic Integration Agreement for the merger of Toyo Aluminium K.K. and UACJ Foil Corporation
Establishment of JIC Capital Co., Ltd.
President and CEO
President and CEO of JIC Capital. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at Recruit Holdings for 32 years holding key management positions as an executive officer, executive director, and advisor, focused on overseas business development, digital transformation, corporate planning and HR. He is a Task Force member of "Structural reform evaluation report" of Japan Cabinet Office and a member of "Management workshop for enhancing corporate competitiveness" of METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry). He holds M.S. from Kyoto University Graduate School of Engineering.
Osamu Itabashi has 15 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on Mobility, Semiconductors / Electronics, IT, Telecom Infrastructure, and Transportation industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ with 8 deals of buyouts, business consolidations, curve-outs, and growth capitals. Prior to INCJ, he worked at a global private equity fund supporting investments / value-up for 3 years and worked at Boston Consulting Group for 6 years after Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance. He holds Bachelor of Laws from Hitotsubashi University.
A member of the Board of Directors at Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.(present)
Yasutaka Nukina has 16 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on IT, Material / Chemical, Manufacturing / Engineering, Decarbonization / Circular economy, Semiconductors / Electronics, and Healthcare industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ with 5 deals of buyouts, business consolidations, curve-outs, and growth capitals. Prior to INCJ, he worked at Mitsui, Yasuda, Wani & Maeda from 1994 to 2000 and Sheaman&Sterling from 2000 to 2002 supporting finance / M&A / dispute settlement as a lawyer worked at Morgan Stanley supporting M&A and finance as an investment banker, and worked at Advantage Partners as a fund manager of PIPES / Engagement fund. Admitted to the Bar of Japan and State of New York. Columbia Law School LL.M., J.D.
Since 1995, Taro Fukumoto has gained a lot of experience in investment banking including PEs, M&As, MBOs, LBOs and venture capital investments. He started his career as an industrial and investment banker at the Industrial bank of Japan (currently Mizuho Financial Group). He joined an M&A boutique as a start-up member, then worked for three global private equity firms and at an AI company. He focuses on cutting-edge technology (AI, robotics, DX), SaaS, IT business services, healthcare, energy (including RE) and aerospace related businesses, among others. Co-authored multiple publications. He holds an MBA from Keio Business School.
Kohei Nokami has 11 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on Mobility, Manufacturing / Engineering, Semiconductors / Electronics, Material / Chemical, Social Infrastructure, and Transport Equipment industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ with 6 deals of business consolidations, curve-outs, co-intestments of overseas management resources, and growth capitals. Prior to INCJ, he worked at Enterprise Turnaround Initiative Corporation of Japan focused on turnarounds, worked at ORIX supporting turnarounds and financial advisory, and worked at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking supporting corporate finance. He holds B.S. from Ritsumeikan University School of business administration.
Tatsuo Kogure has 10 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on Semiconductors / Electronics, Material / Chemical, Mobility, Consumer Goods, and Social Infrastructure industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ with 5 deals of business consolidations, curve-outs, co-intestments of overseas management resources, and growth capitals. Prior to INCJ, he worked at Nikko Citigroup (current Citigroup Global Markets Japan) and SMBC Nikko Securities as an investment banker. He holds B.S. from Waseda University School of commerce.
Seiji Ishioka has 8 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on Metals, Basic materials, Mobility, Manufacturing / Engineering, Material / Chemical, and Social Infrastructure industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ with several deals of business consolidations, curve-outs, and growth capitals. He involved in the whole process from investments, value-ups to exits in 3 deals. Prior to INCJ, he worked at SMBC Nikko Securities as an investment banker from 2009 to 2015. He holds B.S. from Waseda University School of Science and Engineering and M.S. from Waseda University Graduate School of Business and Finance.
Hiroshi Matsuyuki focuses on Mobility, Semiconductors / Electronics, Material / Chemical, Energy, and Social Infrastructure industries. Prior to joining JIC capital, he worked at UBS and Nomura Securities as an investment banker. He holds a B.S. from Waseda University School of Social Science and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.
Yo Inomata has 8 years' experience in Private equity investments. He focuses on Electronics, Semiconductors and TMT related industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ on 3 deals involving business consolidation, carve-out, and overseas investment. Prior to INCJ, he worked at Mizuho Financial Group as an investment banker. He holds a Bachelor of Laws from Keio University and an MBA from University of Michigan Ross School of Business.
Shigetomo Ogawa has 7 years' experience in the private equity industry. He focuses on Material / Chemical, Manufacturing / Engineering, Semiconductors / Electronics, and Transportation industries. Prior to joining JIC Capital, he worked at INCJ, where he was involved in four domestic transactions including industry restructuring, carve-outs, and venture investments. Prior to that, he worked in accounting and internal control auditing at Deloitte Tohmatsu, and in M&A advisory at Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Waseda University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
President and CEO
Tokyo Toranomon Global Square
1-3-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku Tokyo
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