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Reuters Covers Tech Unicorns from Japan

August 14, 2018
Reuters gave coverage of startups, IPOs, and VCs from Japan.It considers Sansan a possible candidate for becoming the next Japanese unicorn IPO.After Mercari: Japanese asset managers see new era in venture capital investing

Sansan in Bloomberg

February 8, 2018
Bloomberg uncovers “How to hack your pile of business cards”.Read the interview with our CEO, Chika Terada.https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-04/how-to-hack-your-pile-of-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 #1 Business Card App “Eight” the top 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 Series…

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

Rio Inaba (COO for Sansan Global Pte. Ltd.) will 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.At the event, Panel Discussion will be held by promising startup companies that Singapore Business Review will focus on in 2017…

Sansan in The Straits Times

March 8, 2017
The Straits Times in Singapore published an article on us, “Five questions with… Sansan”The venerable Singapore publication interviewed our chief operations officer in Singapore.Check out the great Q&A here…Five questions with… SansanSome exciting news and updates will be released very soon. Stay tuned.Still haven’t tried Sansan, or want to know more how it

Sansan in The Business Times

March 1, 2017
The Business Times wrote about us in the article, “Managing business cards on the cloud”We’re grateful for this terrific article.Read it here:Managing business cards on the cloudStill haven’t tried Sansan, or want to know more about how it could help your business?Go here.

Sansan Event Report: Sansan Innovation Project 2017 in Tokyo

February 8, 2017
We recently held Sansan Innovation Project 2017, in Tokyo.The event theme was “Evolutionary theory of the working way”.Through proposing new ways of working style provided by IT business solutions and introducing the way of new collaboration, we ways we can evolve how we work to effectively respond to changes in business society in the future.At the Tokyo venue, Dr. Kelly McGonigal, a worldwide be…

Sansan’s Series C Funding in TechCrunch

January 12, 2016
Sansan was covered in TechCrunchTokyo-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 Singap

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

January 11, 2016
Sansan’s funding and investment received coverage in a number of media sources in Singapore“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-ba

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…