Akaura Toru

Tohru Akaura

Tohru joined Japan Joint Finance Company (now known as JAFCO Co., Ltd.) in 1991. In 1999, he founded Incubate Capital Partners, a VC fund specializing in seed stage investment. Since then he has established 13 investment partnerships with aggregate committed capital of over USD 670 million. He established Incubate Fund in 2010 and is a Founder and General Partner. Tohru is also the sitting Chairperson of the Japan Venture Capital Association.