November 9, 2018
DI advised KKday to fundraise Series B+ round led
by Alibaba’s fund and LINE Ventures.
— KKday is growing as Asia’s leading travel experience platform —
Dream Incubator Inc. (hereinafter “DI”), provided financial advisory service including advisory on capital strategy to Asia’s leading travel experience platform KKday, in the Series B+ fundraising round from reputed investors; Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund (hereinafter “Alibaba”), LINE Ventures (hereinafter “LINE”), CDIB Venture Capital (hereinafter “CDIB”), Monk’s Hill Ventures.
Chen Ming-ming, Founder and CEO of KKday, stated: “The investment and collaboration with LINE is a huge breakthrough, not just for KKday, but also for the travel industry. We are committed to digitizing travel experiences with our partners, and are very excited to be working with LINE to build frictionless and seamless travel experiences for all travelers worldwide.”
News Article on KKday: https://www.techinasia.com/alibaba-line-lead-kkdays-latest-funding
■ About KKday (https://event.kkday.com/en/about)
KKday is an online platform that specializes in local in-destination tours and activities. Through a collection of highly curated experiences, KKday provides travelers an avenue to find exciting off-grid activities and book them easily through the platform.
As the leading travel e-commerce platform in Asia, KKday is currently hosting over 20,000 experiences in over 80 countries and 500 cities. The platform is multilingual and supports both traditional and simplified Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean, and other languages. KKday’s goal is to be accessible and help all types of travelers find and experience new things. Visit KKday.com to learn more.
■ About Dream Incubator (“DI”) (http://www.dreamincubator.co.jp/entop)
DI, “the Business Producing Company”, is engaged in strategy consulting, financial advisory, and investment, satisfying critical needs from entrepreneurs, large corporates, and governmental institutions.
DI’s financial advisory team is strengthening solutions for inspiring entrepreneurs and leading large Japanese corporates in various industries who have passion to challenge DX (digital transformation) and innovations globally.
< Reference: DI’s past financial advisory relevant to this press release>
February 2018 – DI provided financial advisory service to Asia’s leading travel experience platform KKday.com International Company Limited (hereinafter “KKday”), in the Series B fundraising from H.I.S. Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “H.I.S.”) and MindWorks.
Katsunari Matsui, CPA
Corporate Advisory Group, Dream Incubator Inc.