Shinsei Corporate Investment makes investments that support the growth of venture companies while ensuring the practice of disciplined due diligence and the making of timely investment decisions.
We make minority investments in venture companies in the Pre-IPO stage, in addition to proactively co-establishing funds that focus on specific industries or growth stages together with outside business partners.
Shinsei Corporate Investment supports the growth of domestic small and medium-sized companies with business succession needs, holding more than half of the company’s voting right through a fund, and providing hands on management support. Additionally, Shinsei Corporate Investment actively engages in the provision of support for business succession that utilizes preferred stock and mezzanine investment.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ippei Matsubara has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer since the establishment of Shinsei Corporate Investment in November 2012. He joined the Long Term Credit Bank of Japan (the predecessor of Shinsei Bank) in 1990, and has experience in retail banking, corporate finance, management of bad loans and trading of Commercial Paper. He has been involved in the Private Equity investment business since 2003 and became the general manager of the Private Equity Division within the Shinsei Bank in 2010.