Since our founding in 1997, we have deployed over $2 billion of equity capital on behalf of our funds and co-investors in over 50 investments across Asia. Below is a selected list of previous and current investments.
Asurion Asia Pacific was a joint venture between Olympus Capital Asia and Asurion Corporation (“Asurion”), a global provider of consumer technology protection services. The joint venture was formed to introduce Asurion’s business model in Asia. Today Asurion offers technical support to help customers derive optimum benefit from the usage of electronics, mobile security to help ensure content privacy, and rapid replacement of lost, stolen, damaged or malfunctioning devices.
Founded in 1967 and headquartered in Tokyo, Kyoto Kimono Yuzen Co., Ltd. is a leading specialty retailer engaged in the sale and rental of general kimonos and furisode (a formal long-sleeved kimono for young women turning 20), as well as related merchandise such as general drapery and jewelry.
Mediatti Communications, Inc. (“Mediatti” or the “Company”) was formerly a cable multiple system operator (MSO), comprised of seven independent system operators with over one million homes in its franchise areas, before it merged with Jupiter Telecommunications Co (J-COM) in April 2009. In addition to traditional video services, Mediatti also offered broadband Internet and VoIP services through its cable networks. The Company was initially established as a joint venture between an investor group led by Olympus Capital Asia and Tomen Corporation, a Japanese trading company. In February 2004, Olympus Capital took over control of the company and brought in Liberty Global International (LGI), a major international cable operator, as a partner. Olympus Capital and LGI jointly sold their stake in the company to J-COM, Japan's leading MSO with over 40 systems, in 2009.
Arysta LifeScience Corporation (“Arysta”), headquartered in Japan, is the world’s largest privately held agrochemical company. Arysta specializes in the development, registration, formulation, marketing and distribution of conventional crop protection products such as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and growth regulators, which account for approximately 90% of the Company’s revenues. Arysta also develops and distributes life sciences products targeting animal health, human health, and plant nutrition. Arysta has an extensive product portfolio comprising more than 150 products in over 125 countries around the world.
- Financial & Business Services
- Japan, Regional/Cross-Border, SE Asia
Asia Project Holdings was a joint venture with Fuji Bank (now Mizuho Bank) of Japan to invest in a portfolio of Southeast Asian project finance loans. The loans were senior debt securities primarily in natural resources, petrochemical and other industrial projects, with world-class multinational sponsors and strong risk-mitigating structures.