DRONE FUND launches 3rd fund to accelerate social implementation of drone and air mobility, targeting final JPY 10 billion close ～ SMBC Nikko and DOCOMO joins as anchor investors ～
DRONE FUND, aiming for the realization of a “drone and air mobility-based society”, announces that in May 2020 it launched its 3rd fund, DRONE FUND III (Official name; DRONE FUND III Investment Limited Partnership) with JPY 10 billion for the final close, and has reached the first close in September 2020.
We would like to thank current investors including SMBC Nikko Securities Inc., NTT DOCOMO, INC., SoftBank Corp., KOBASHI INDUSTRIES CO., LTD., Kokusai Kogyo Co., Ltd., Leave a Nest Co., Ltd., etc. We will continue to raise funds toward the final close in March 2021 (scheduled), and with this announcement, will start new investment activities from DRONE FUND III. For more detail please see below