Our mission at Hamamatsu CVC is simple – Invest in and help entrepreneurs develop new photonic technologies that will improve society and create new industries.
When we invest in promising photonic companies, we take a holistic approach. In addition to providing capital, we make our global technical and business resources available to help start-ups accelerate growth and become successful.
Since our founding, we have been pursuing "light". We believe that the optical technology cultivated through many years of basic research and applied research in various fields and the development of a wide variety of products will play an important role as a key enabling technology that will open up the future in all fields. We are looking for start-up companies from all over the world who can find new points of view through CVC's activities and promote the expansion of the optical application industry together. We look forward to collaborating on the creation of innovation.
Global Strategic Challenge Center
New Business Development
The founder of the CVC division after working in M&A strategy planning
Hamamatsu Ventures in Europe
Experienced in marketing of optoelectronic systems and business development
A startup from University of New Mexico that aim to advance genomic medicine by developing a new next-generation sequencer using photonics technology.
Interview with Victor Esch, CEO
A startup from University of Washington that aims to simultaneously detect multiple infectious diseases at the bedside by providing blood analysis solutions.
Interview with Eric Larsen, CEO/ CO-FOUNDER
A startup from University of Washington that aims to contribute to drug development and clinical diagnosis with solutions using 3D digital microscopes.
Interview with Nicholas Reder, CEO/CO-FOUNDER
A startup from University of Washington that aims to improve the power generation efficiency and durability of solar panels by developing special materials.
Interview with Jared Silvia, CEO/CO-FOUNDER
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