Box Body

The OIST-Lifetime Ventures Fund is managed by Lifetime Ventures in collaboration with OIST to invest in world-class entrepreneurs, leveraging OIST research and network in Japan, and globally. It aims to deliver impactful science-based deep tech solutions in sectors that include healthtech, the future of work, sustainable living, and the blue economy.

Box Body
Box Body
Lifetime Ventures

Lifetime Ventures is a pre-seed/seed-focused venture capital firm based in Yokohama, Kyoto and Okinawa that aims to create businesses that will be loved and continue to exist for a long time. Established in 2017, Lifetime Ventures has invested in 24 startups to date, including UUUO, a B2B platform creating a new distribution and resource management model for the fisheries industry, and Rehab for Japan, a leading age-tech for an elderly friendly society.

Box Body

Paul McInerney (Incubate Fund), Koshu Kunii (Lifetime Ventures), Kentaroh Awata (Lifetime Ventures), Julie-Anne Lucchetti (OIST), Ryosuke Kimura (Lifetime Ventures) and Gil Granot-Mayer (OIST)