Monozukuri Ventures (formerly Makers Camp) is a venture capital firm with HQ in NYC, US and Kyoto, Japan that focuses on hardware, internet of things and healthcare sectors. Founded 2015 in Kyoto, Japan by Kenshin Fujiwara and Narimasa Makino, it invests in seed and early stage ventures. Its portfolio companies include Amanogi, ARIN Technologies, Arblet Inc., Atmoph, Bonbouton, CleanRobotics, C-INK Co, Enowa Japan, Hava Health, HiberSense, Hoplite Power, EASEL, EveryKey, Iterate Labs, Kakaxi, Load & Road (Teplo), Mui, no new folk studio inc. (Orphe Shoes), OhmniLabs, PlayDate, Proteus Motion, Pristēm, Sembient, Space Power Technologies and Y’s Global Vision. As of April 2020, Monozukuri Ventures has made 26 investments. Monozukuri Ventures has raised a single venture fund, MBC Shisaku Fund I.
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