Sompo, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust, Kansai Electric Power, Suzuyo, NEC, Bridgestone, Yamaha Motor and Lion are among the LPs that contributed to Global Catalyst Partners Japan’s $75.4m fund.

Japan-based venture capital firm Global Catalyst Partners Japan (GCPJ) launched its second fund last month having raised ¥8bn ($75.4m) from limited partners (LPs) that included multiple corporate backers, it announced yesterday. The LPs include insurer Sompo Holdings, IT product maker NEC Corporation, tyre manufacturer Bridgestone, motor vehicle manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company, chemicals producer Lion Corporation…

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