Create and accelerate innovation
through combining
new technology
with established business/assets
as catalyst for
startups and established companies

GCA Technovation Corporation (GCAT) is committed to developing a startup ecosystem in Japan by leveraging GCA’s strong global and local relationships, deep industry expertise and unbiased advisory services to advance the strategic needs of both startups and established companies.

GCAT supports both startups and established companies in bringing innovative technologies to existing business fields for their technological and innovative endeavors.

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Strategic advice focused on advancing the strategic
collaboration between startups and established companies

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GCA Group’s global premier services are tailored for the startup community

  • Support Japanese established companies
    partnering with startups and
    boosting M&A activity
  • Support Japanese startups and global
    established companies in executing
    minority investments, fund
    raising and partnerships
  • Provide up-to-date information on the
    startup community and investment
    trends across the globe

Source:PwC|CB Insights MoneyTree™ Report Q4 2017、JVCA


M&A and strategic partnership between startups and established companies

Money Design's financing led by Sonpo Japan andToppan

September, 2018

NTT Communications acquired Phone Appli

August 2018

PTC's financing led by Ricoh and ASKUL

June 2018

Refinancing of Trigence

June 2018


GCA Technovation Corporation

30th Floor, Pacific Century Place Marunouchi,
11-1 Marunouchi 1-Chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
TEL: 03-6212-7100
Email: gcat@gcakk.com