The Wind Rises: Japanese investment in Russia
Japanese corporations are known in Russia for topnotch technologies – as well as by the fact that they are risk-averse investors and are reluctant to fund venture projects. At the same time, in the last year we witnessed a burst of activity of Japanese companies in Russia in seeking new opportunities of collaboration. What influences the decision process of making financial or strategic investments into Russian technology companies? What technologies are Japanese partners looking for? Those are the questions to be addressed to the panelists – the representatives of Japanese funds and corporations.
UMJ Russia Fund
Veritas Consulting, Inc.
Hitachi Systems Ltd.
TEL Venture Capital