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Company Name
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Co., Ltd.
Office Locations
Head Office   1-7-17, Nihonbashi, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo 103-0027, Japan
Phone : 81-(0)3-5205-8581
FAX : 81-(0)3-3273-5570

Branch Offices in Osaka and Nagoya
August 1st 1974
Management Team
 Muneki Handa, President
 Yoh Zenno, Deputy President
Major Shareholders

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ

Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation

Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Company, Ltd.

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

The Mitsubishi UFJ Factors Limited

Sanshin Company, Ltd.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Mitsubishi Corporation

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.

Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co.,Ltd.

Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Company, Ltd.

Cedyna Financial Corporation

Asahi Glass Company, Ltd.

Kirin Holdings Company, Limited

Nikon Corporation

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc.

Mitsubishi Materials Corporation

Mitsubishi Estate Company, Ltd.

JX Holdings, Inc.

Mitsubishi Logistics Corporation

Mitsubishi UFJ Capital (MUCAP)
Corporate Profile
Formed on October 1st 2005 by the merger of Diamond Capital and UFJ Capital in line with the merger of the parent financial institutions
Originally established in 1974(Diamond Capital)
Operations collaboration with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group banks and affiliated institutions

Has financed more than 1000 companies, more than 290 of which have gone public
Has funds of approximately $500M invested in over 500 companies
Multi-sector investment with increasing focus on Healthcare/Biotech/IT/Electronics/High Technology (currently accounts for 60% of new investments)
Originally founded as a principal investment firm, current investments are mainly from a $200M fund started in2005

Domestic focus with selective cross border investments
Select global VC partnerships
Technology Investment Practice Overview
New practice created in 2004 to focus on technology investments and cross border transactions
  Mix of professionals with industry experience in IT, consulting, and biotech to complement finance
Cross Border Investment Strategy
Investments in companies with relevance to the Japanese market
  Companies offering products, solutions and services to the Japanese market
Companies developing technologies, products, solutions and services of interest to Japanese companies
Companies with potential synergies with MUCAP portfolio companies
Companies with potential synergies with MUCAP shareholders
Companies with a significant Japanese presence or involvement
To date, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital has made over 20 cross border type investments
  Recent investments include Affymax, Five Prime Therapeutics, Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Ecrio, Open Country, Skipper Wireless, Color Zip, SOMA Networks, CSwitch
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital works with local venture capital investment partners to increase cross-border deal flow
Cross border transactions are inherently more difficult to screen and monitor without a local presence; therefore we are strengthening our overseas partnership strategy:
  Has relationships with several major US venture capital firms for investments into the US
Looking for similar relationships for the UK and Europe
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital has a strong track record of managing investments in Japan and has strong connections with Japanese industry and seeks overseas investments which can leverage these strengths
Mitsubishi UFJ Capital brings unrivalled insight and access to overseas companies and investors targeting the Japanese market
  As part of MUFG (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group) and of the wider Mitsubishi group of companies, has strong connections in the Japanese market
Access facilitation and consulting for overseas companies targeting the Japanese market
Investment syndication into Japanese investments


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