Keiretsu Forum Members usually invest in high-quality investment opportunities in the range of $50k - $3m. They bring an exceptional level of expertise and invest in high-quality investment opportunities in diverse industries such as health care/life sciences, internet related, software, telecommunications, retail/consumer products, clean/green technologies, food & beverage, education, engineering, automotive, defense, aerospace and real estate and other industries with high growth opportunity.
Keiretsu Forum is not a fund and does not invest as an organization. Members collaborate in due diligence, but make individual investment decisions.
Companies that apply to Keiretsu Forum are typically looking for
Post Seed / A or B rounds. They usually have already secured a seed round of funding of about $50 k from "founders, friends and family" and/or individual angel investors. Additionally, the companies already have some revenue as a proof of traction.
To get a better understanding of the Keiretsu Forum process, we encourage entrepreneurs interested in presenting to Keiretsu Forum to attend a Keiretsu Forum meeting prior to applying. The meetings calendar is listed on the Keiretsu Forum website.
As part of this application process, you will need to submit your personal and business information. In addition, if your application is approved, we may conduct our own due diligence related to your business. Both the information you submit and the due diligence information obtained may be shared with other funds, angel networks, and investors.
To apply to present to Keiretsu Forum, please fill out the Keiretsu Forum Application. We recommend that you read the articles provided as a resource in the Entrepreneur Presentation Tips page of the Keiretsu Forum web site.