Capital Increase in Series A via a Third-Party Share Allocation worth approx. JPY 1 billion
~Accelerating the Promotion of Inspection Robots and the Data Business~


iXs Co., Ltd. (Co-CEOs: Fuminori Yamasaki and Takashi Karino; “iXs”), a developer of robots that perform maintenance inspections for social and industrial infrastructure, will conduct a third-party share allocation with the aim of securing growth funding for new business development.

In this round, along with INCJ Ltd., Mitsubishi Corporation, Yokohama Capital Co., Ltd., the Sony Innovation Fund*1, and KSP No.5 Investment Limited Partnership*2 have also decided to invest in iXs, bringing the total amount of funding to approximately JPY 1 billion.

*1: The corporate venture capital run by Sony Group Corporation
*2: A venture fund managed by KSP, inc.

Refer to the INCJ Ltd. news release.