Rainmaking Story

Rainmaking Innovation Ltd. was founded in 2007 by a small group of entrepreneurs. We came together to use our experience to build impactful businesses and in the years that followed, we founded Startupbootcamp, one of the world’s most successful accelerators, to help other founders grow.

Today, we’re using our entrepreneurial experience, tools, and mindset to help some of the world’s leading companies address big challenges.

Rainmaking Innovation Japan (RMIJ) was founded in Osaka in 2019 as an entity owned and operated by Rainmaking Innovation Limited headquarterd in London, UK. Currently RMIJ operates the Startupbootcamp Scale Osaka Program. RMIJ contributes to the industry and society in Japan through delivering our impactful services and programs that accelerate innovation.

Rainmaking’s purpose is to help individuals, companies and societies solve big challenges by unleashing the power of entrepreneurship. We utilise our team of experts, global network and local team on the ground to bring value to Japanese corporations.

Our Team

Brian Lim

Country Manager

Meghan Bridges

Marketing & Operations Director

Miki Takashima

Innovation Manager

Marcel Rasinger

Senior Innovation Manager

Masako Hino

Innovation Analyst

Hazuki Koizumi

Marketing & Operations Intern

Emma Li

Marketing & Operations Intern

Joshua Flannery

Advisor, New Venture Strategy

Company Introduction

Name:
Rainmaking Innovation Japan LLC.
Location:
Hankyu Five Annex Building, GVH#5 2F, 1-12 Kakuda-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0017
Representative:
Brian Lim
Date of Establishment:
20 March 2019
Business Details:
Rainmaking Innovation Japan, the subsidiary of UK-based Rainmaking Innovation Limited, specializes in four key areas within Japan: Opportunity Mapping, Corporate Innovation, Startup Engagement and Venture Building. We collaborate with major corporations to identify new ventures and create new revenue streams alongside startups. Rainmaking Innovation Japan currently runs Startupbootcamp Scale Osaka, an innovation program assisting international startups with their market entry to Japan and has already attracted over 1000 startups so far and completed 28 PoC projects with Japanese partners.

Find out how partnering with Rainmaking can help you achieve tangible business results.

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