September 21

Japanese VC Incubate Fund Asia Announces First Close Of $50 Million Fund To Back India & Southeast Asia Startups

The early stage Japanese venture capital (VC) firm Incubate Fund Asia has concluded the first close of its third fund with a target corpus of $50 Mn (around INR 416 Cr).

The VC firm will look to deploy the funds in 20 pre-seed and seed stage startups across India and Southeast Asia, investing in the $500K to $1.5 Mn range. Incubate Fund Asia will also make follow-on investments in portfolio startups via Fund III. The VC firm said it would invest 40% of its corpus in new startups, deploying the rest in portfolio startups.

Source: Inc42 (link opens in a new window)

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