Japan

CEO/General Partner

SOICHI TAJIMA


PROFILE


Soichi Tajima founded Genesia Ventures in 2016. Prior to Genesia, Soichi was at CyberAgent Ventures, the Corporate VC arm of CyberAgent, where he was appointed CEO in 2010. During his time as CEO, he developed the investment strategy, led the effort on expanding investment areas and oversaw investments in 8 markets. Before CyberAgent, he spent 8 years at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) where he was involved in financial businesses such as consumer and business loans, syndicated loans, and liquidation of credit receivables. Soichi is a Vice Chairman of the Japanese Venture Capital Association (JVCA) since August 2022. He graduated from Osaka University in Engineering.

MESSAGE


Let’s work together to create new industries and services that have a major beneficial impact on the world and are sustainable, creating a future society of wealth and opportunity for all. We act as entrepreneurs’ best partner in realizing their ambitious vision and being deeply involved as stakeholders on the ground floor, committed to giving our all.