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Sansan on Bloomberg

February 8, 2018
Bloomberg uncoveres “How to hack your pile of business card”.Read the inverview with Our CEO, Chika.  

Sansan Raises US$38 Million in Series D Funding

August 7, 2017
Investors include Sparx Group’s Future Creation Fund, DCM Ventures and Salesforce.comCloud-Based Business Card Management Provider Aims To Make Japan’s No.1 Business Card App “Eight” The No.1 Business Platform In AsiaSINGAPORE – August 7, 2017 – Sansan Inc., Japan’s leading provider of cloud-based business card management services, announced today US$ 38 million (S$ 52 million) in Seri…

Speak at Singapore Business Review’s 20 Hottest Startups Panel Briefing 2017.

Rio Inaba (COO for Sansan Global Pte. Ltd.) speak at Singapore Business Review’s 20 Hottest Startups Panel Briefing 2017.Singapore Business Review’s 20 Hottest Startups Panel Briefing 2017 is an event that provides a place to exchange networking and ideas organized by Singapore Business Review.At the event, Panel Discussion will be held by promising startup companies that Singapore Bus…


March 8, 2017
THE STRAITS TIMES titled “Five questions with… Sansan”Japanese firm Sansan knows how frustrating it can be to manage and organise business cards – so it is hoping to revolutionise the way we deal with them, once and for all. The firm, which marries our love for paper business cards with its own high-tech solution, was founded in Tokyo in 2007 and raised a Series C round wor…


March 1, 2017
THE BUSINESS TIMES titled “Managing business cards on the cloud: Sansan Global sets its sights on becoming No 1 in  Singapore before expanding in S-E Asia”AT his previous job, founder of Sansan, Chika Terada, had to wait six months just to get an appointment with a potential client, only to find out that his higher-up knew the exact same person he had tried so hard to reach. If only he

Sansan Event Report: Sansan Innovation Project 2017 in Tokyo

February 8, 2017
We had held the Sansan Innovation Project 2017 on Feb 2th in in Tokyo.The event theme was “Evolutionary theory of working way”.Through proposing new ways of working style provided by IT business solutions and introducing the way of new collaboration, we thought about “evolution of working way” to respond to the future business society.At the Tokyo venue, Ms. Kelly McGonigal, a world wi…

Sansan’s Series C Funding on TechCrunch

January 12, 2016
Sansan has been on TechCrunch.Tokyo-based Sansan Scores $16.9M To Help Companies Wrangle Business CardsSoftware like Sansan is attractive to small businesses because it “allows them the flexibility of doing business without making large capital investments and being highly scalable and accessible at the same time,” says Terada. “This is particularly attractive to the large pool of SMBs in Singapor

Sansan’s Series C Funding is on Tech in Asia and Other Media in Singapore

January 11, 2016
Sansan has been on several media about its funding and investment in Singapore today.“From the newly raised capital we will invest S$4.2 million (US$3 million) in the Singapore market in 2016 to reach out to more companies that could benefit from using our platform. In Singapore, we pin our hopes on tapping a large pool of SMEs that are rapidly going digital and adopting cloud-based solution

Sansan Raises US$16.9 Million(S$24.2 Million) In Series C Funding

January 11, 2016
Additional capital from lead investor DCM Ventures, Salesforce and Nissay Capital will be used to boost Sansan’s presence in Singapore with a powerful mobile strategy; open the platform to connect more enterprise services and expand into new marketsSINGAPORE & MENLO PARK, Calif., 11, JANUARY 2016 – Sansan, Japan’s leading provider of cloud-based business card management services, today announc…

Contact Management on Cloud: Enhanced Flexibility to Transform Business Workings. Sansan on HR in Asia

December 25, 2015
Our CEO Chika Terada’s interview is on HR in Asia.“Chika Terada, CEO of Sansan Inc, the number one cloud contact management solutions provider in Japan shares his views on how businesses can leverage on network connections forged, by centralising contact information on the cloud. The company’s unique cloud-friendly technology facilitates companies to easily integrate their business card data