Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley

Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley

YMVSV is a Palo Alto, California based venture capital firm founded in 2015 by Hiro Saijou.

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Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley

YMVSV is a Palo Alto, California based venture capital firm founded in 2015 by Hiro Saijou.

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Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley (YMVSV) is a Palo Alto, California based venture capital firm founded in 2015 by Hiro Saijou. It is the corporate venture capital arm of Yamaha Motor.

The firm focuses on investing in early-stage and late-stage ventures in the mobility, robotics, agtech, medtech, aviation, and sustainability sectors.

The notable investment portfolio of YMVSV includes Abundant Robotics, Advanced Farm Technologies, Exyn Technologies, Invert Robotics, PrecisionHawk, ROAM, Soft Robotics, Veniam, etc. As of January 2020, YMVSV has made 14 investments and had exits.

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Aki Marushima

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Connie Neuman

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Simon Crowther

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Anish Patel

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Chandra Mitchell

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George Kellerman

CEO & Managing Director

James Chan

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Mikiko Shimada Clanton

Senior Associate, AgTech

Nolan Paul

Partner, AgTech Lead

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