Sansan News

Reuters covers Tech-unicorns from Japan.

August 14, 2018
 Reuters covers startups, IPO and VC from Japan.Considers Sansan as the next Japanese unicorn to be an IPO candidate.After Mercari: Japanese asset managers see new era in venture capital investing  

Sansan on Bloomberg

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

New function: You can take pictures of large amounts of business cards all at once and instantly have them changed into data.

December 7, 2017
Multiple business cards can be recognized andphotographed at the same time. More convenient with high-level OCR. You can check the data of the business cards you took pictures of on the spot.Get started taking pictures of cards now!   

The New and Improved Sansan Smartphone Application!

October 10, 2017
New function #1:Messaging Send messages to your colleagues to better communicate with them. You can request introductions to your colleagues’ connections when away from the office and easily make light communication. New function #2:Bulk photographing of business cards You can take a picture of multiple business cards with just one tap of the camera. With this you can register business cards

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…

A must-see for those who want to manage business cards in Salesforce! Improve your efficiency by linking the services you use

Used around the world, Salesforce has many benefits, such as being easy to use. However by linking it with a business card management service, you can make it even more efficient.“I want to manage my business cards in Salesforce, but I don’t know how.”“Which business card service should I link Salesforce to?”Here we will propose some solutions to those who have these …

With “Message (Beta)”, which allows you to communicate with colleagues on Sansan, now released!

March 9, 2017
Information based on business cards, such as “Introduce me to this person”, “Give me some information about this person”, “Contact this person”, “Look at this business card”, and so on, on a daily basis.Using Message (Beta), you can easily share and have discussions with colleagues on Sansan.Connect business cards to messages Business cards and …


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