Investing in early stage tech startups around Asia


Rebright Partners is an Asia focus early stage venture capital firm. Backed by prominent Japanese corporate and institutional investors, investing in early stage tech startups around Asia.

Our network between South East 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.


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


Bindu is responsible for leading, and managing deal sourcing, due diligence and managing communication with the portfolio companies. Prior to Rebright, she was an AVP and leading a team of 15 analysts at Tracxn, a market intelligence firm in India. She is an alumnus of University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering and SDA Bocconi.

Hideki Shigematsu

Senior 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.




Senior Associate

Jayad is responsible for LP relationships and connecting our portfolio to the Japanese corporates.

Prior to joining Rebright, he worked with Standard and Poor’s as a credit risk specialist and Ernst and Young as a statutory auditor.

He graduated from Sri Venkateswara College, New Delhi and is an alumnus of Waseda Business School, Tokyo.

Hammad Maddekar

Investment Analyst

Hammad Maddekar is responsible for deal flow and sector research activities. Prior to Rebright, he worked at Sunicon Ventures as an analyst researching early-stage startups in India across various sectors.

He is an alumnus of Mumbai University and is a student member at Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He worked with NA Shah Associates and Grasim Industries in Audit, Assurance, and Risk Management departments.