Investing in early stage tech startups around Asia

 

Rebright Partners is an Asia focus early stage venture capital firm. Backed by publicly listed Japanese Internet companies and prominent Super entrepreneur angel investors, investing in early stage tech startups around Asia.

 

In addition to the knowledge and capability in IT industry, our solid network in SouthEast Asia, India and Japan can be a springboard for the startups that are keen to expand to these regions and build partnerships with the biggest tech companies there.

Team

Takeshi Ebihara

Founding General Partner

Ebihara has been in the industry 20 years as Venture Capitalist, as well as serial entrepreneur himself.

 

Also founded and managed several internet companies himself includes stock-ex listed public company.

 

He is mentoring at many accelerators, speaking for a lot of startup events to contribute startup ecosystem. He is a board member of many startup companies in SE Asia and Japan.

Brij Bhasin

General Partner

Brij leads Rebright Partner’s investments in India. Prior to Rebright, he was part of founding team of GSF Accelerator, one of India’s largest and oldest Accelerator program.

 

He was and advisor and part of early team at Little Eye Labs which was acquired by Facebook 2014.

 

He has built world class technology products for over 12 years as part of several startups in India and US. He is a Computer Science graduate from the University of Minnesota, USA.

Bindu Reddy

Investment Associate

Bindu is responsible for deal sourcing, due diligence, reporting and managing communication with the portfolio companies. Prior to Rebright, she was an AVP at Tracxn, a market intelligence firm in India, where she was leading the India Practice.

 

She has worked with Nokia Networks in an engineering capacity and has entrepreneurial experience.

 

She is an alumnus of University Visveswarya College of Engineering and SDA Bocconi.

Ryoji Dambara

Principal

Ryoji is responsible for LP relationships, connecting our portfolio to the right Japanese corporates for further strategic collaboration and investments.

 

He started his career at the new business creation team at a TV station. Then, he worked as Director and CEO in startups, engaging in the software and application development sectors.

 

Prior to joining Rebright, he worked at DocsApp, one of Rebright’s portfolios, on the investment side. He graduated from Kyushu University and dropped out from Tokyo Institute of Technology during his masters.

Hideki Shigematsu

Associate

Hideki is responsible for LP relationships, connecting our portfolio to the Japanese corporates.

Prior to joining Rebright, he worked at MUFG (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group)Bank .

He graduated from Keio University.