Adways is making full use of our assets to make innovations not only in our main internet ad service but also in every kind of business fields.
Innovation, speed and scale-these are the most important criteria when making an investment decision.
The environment surrounding Japanese startups has changed drastically as several billions funding and high-valued M&A cases have been seen these days.
Startups make innovations happen. We are building a new future for startups where they can get support not only from venture capitals but also business companies.
Adways' business is not only what we have now. Supporting business of startups and making innovations is also our mission. That is why we keep investments.
We will WOW the world and become an "OMG, This is Amazing!" company through our investment business.
In 2001, Adways was founded. Now after 15 years, we have grown to become a leading mobile app marketing company where 1,000+ multi-national employees are working in 10 countries and regions.
Strategic return is much more important than financial return. We are here to support small businesses in this cutting-edge internet field which can create a synergy with Adways.
We are looking for ambitious IT companies which can generate a synergy with Adways.
Our main focus is Ad technology/ Mobile+Tablet contents / B2B/ Ecommerce/ Data mining/ Video/ IoT/ Fintech and VR.
The stage of company does not mind us. The early-stage companies are welcomed.
Adways never forgets about our venture spirit. We do care about the investment return and our financial status. But, more importantly, our investment decision will be made based on whether we can grow together with startups. We will support small companies that can create a new synergy with us and generate a win-win situation in future.
Support for overseas expansion
China, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam, India and more, Adways' global network and local know-how will support startups' expansion in Asian countries.
Collaboration with other companies
We will build a win-win business cooperation by getting the most out of our assets.
Main Investment company
To maximize startups' company value, Adways Ventures will provide management resources in a timely manner by using our wide know-how and network gained after more than 10 years of experience in the industry.
Affle Holdings Pte. Ltd.
Content curation &
ecommerce site "IROZA"
Wovn Technologies, Inc.
Website localization tool, WOVN.io
Cloud computing system
Capsule Japan Inc.
Livecast marketing in Taiwan
Card linked offer service
GRAND DESIGN CO., LTD
Software development for drones
SNS site "a hints-and-tips
book for Games"
SME management support platform "SHARES"
Digital advertising hybrid
engine "Programmatic Direct"
Trade in price comparison service "Hikakaku"
Providing a platform to use BLE beacon
fashin app "SENSY"
Daylight Studios Pte. Ltd.
Helping game developers
around the world
for entering Southeast Asia
VR images,sound,UI/UX system,
Short movie production agency
Marketing automation platform
Illustration, manga, 3DCG &
2D animation production service
flashpark Co. Ltd.
Pocket Menu Co., Ltd.
High-end restaurant reservation and Payment service “Pocket Concierge”
BONX, the Ultra-versatile Sound Technology
Unicon PTE. Ltd.
Gamers community &
messaging app "RockU Talk"
“No Search” Salon Matching & Booking App「requpo」
Web data aggregation
Interior photo platform "RoomClip"
Lifelog app "SilentLog"
Location base marketing with
iBeacon and e-receipts
Cryptocurrency portfolio management tool "Coinboard"
(THE)ONE of THEM, Inc.
Content curation app
Wonder League corporation
Video advertisement distribution network for mobile
Auction site "SUMAOKU"
Shiroyagi corporation inc.
Content curation app "KAMERIO"
mogoo - Cooking recipes video media
Baby clothing ecommerce site "smarby"
Net Marketing Co., Ltd.
Internet ad & media service
Hirose Tusyo Inc.
FinTech "LION FX"
Business Intelligence tools for mobile gaming developers
MUSE & Co.,Ltd
Online shopping website"MUSE&Co."
Crowdsourcing & media service
|Company name||ADWAYS Ventures, Inc.|
|Board of Directors||CEO Akihiko Nishioka
Director Sho Yamada
Director Nobuyoshi Noda
Auditor Yoichi Tanaka
|Founded||28 February 2011|
|Business||Corporate Venture Capital|
|Address||34F Sumitomo Fudousan Shinjuku Grand Tower, 8-17-1||Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo 1606134, Japan|