Chemical giant Denka dives into VC with $100 fund managed by Pegasus Tech

2017-08-24_00h03_35 IT総合
Pegasus Tech Ventures, a Silicon Valley-headquartered venture capital firm that helps corporations invest in startups, said it has set up a $100 million fund with Japanese chemical and life science company Denka. 
Denka, a 107-year-old firm, is the sole limited partner of the newly established corporate venture capital fund and in line with its 2030 mission, is interested in investing in startups that address pressing global issues, including sustainability and population growth.
Pegasus Tech currently manages more than 30 strategic funds, or CVC funds, via partnerships with large global corpo