our vision

To strengthen Japan’s technological capabilities
by fostering outstanding material and chemical companies,
and cultivate an industry structure that can compete in the global arena

our mission

  1. 1
    Seek out exceptional technologies and technologists
    By building a broad ranging network of corporations, venture companies, and academic institutions involved in the material and chemical fields, draw attention to exceptional technologies and technologists, and actively seek out those technologies and technologists that will contribute to Japanese industry in the future.
  2. 2
    Provide appropriate equity investment and management support
    Contribute to the creation of new business by providing equity investment and appropriate management support to foster promising and carefully selected technologies and technologists
  3. 3
    Establish new industry structures, and guarantee sustainability for new business
    Create new businesses mainly through IPOs and M&As involving existing companies, establish new industry structures, and guarantee sustainability for new business.

About us

Equity investments for chemicals and material science which has been considered difficult without professional expertise and views for the field
Platform role for creation of new businesses connecting broader range of user industries in addition to chemicals and material companies

Concept of UMI: Venture Capital focusing on chemicals and material science

Concept: specialized materials and chemical science venture capital.