World Innovation Lab is a venture capital firm California, the United States that invests in businesses in the mobile, enterprise and SaaS, cloud, fin-tech, data, marketplace and e-commerce, artificial intelligence and machine learning, industry 4.0, entertainment and media, digital services, next-generation transportation, and software-defined hardware sectors. Founded on Aug 1, 2013, in Palo Alto, California by Isayama and Masataka Matsumoto, this company invests in early-stage ventures and late-stage ventures. The company usually invests in series A, series B, series C, and Series D rounds. Its portfolio companies include Automation Anywhere, PeerStreet, AI Medical Service, DataRobot, SmartHR.
World Innovation Lab is actively seeking new investments and as of November 2019, the company made a total of 45 investments which 15 of them are lead investments. The company’s latest investment was on Oct 28, 2019. World Innovation Lab had 8 exits and the notable ones include Mercari, Gumi, and SORACOM.