Taisu Ventures

ENVISIONING THE FUTURE
OF WEB3 ECOSYSTEM

Taisu Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in & empowers early-stage web3 companies across the globe

OUR
MISSION

Taisu Ventures is a Venture Capital firm that supports entrepreneurs who are dedicated to building the future with Blockchain technologies. We invest mainly in seed to early-stage startups. We are chain agnostic. We are a team of experts with profound knowledge and experience in business development and engineering in Web3 and professionals with financial backgrounds. We are committed to helping our portfolio companies grow and scale by providing access to expertise across all stages of the business.

Our mission is to bridge all the Blockchain Ecosystems across the globe by connecting entrepreneurs, engineers, investors, and industry leaders with our network in Asia, US, Europe, Africa, and Middle East.

  • 70+ Portfolio
    Investments

  • Chain-Agnostic
    Web3 &
    Blockchain Focus

  • Growth Support at
    All Stages

  • Investments in both
    Token & Equity

Our Approach

A GLOBAL LEADER
IN WEB3

Taisu Ventures is dedicated to nurturing and supporting the innovative realm of Web3 opportunities on a global scale.

At Taisu Ventures, we proudly transcend boundaries of specific chains, endorsing a chain-agnostic approach that champions exceptional projects spearheading the development, deployment, and widespread adoption of blockchain technology. Our vision is to serve as the catalyst for progress, forging paths through the uncharted terrains of this nascent technology.

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Winner of the 2023 TADS awards for Tokenised Debt & Bond, HELIX is the first RWA DeFi protocol leveraging Big-data & AI to connect on-chain investors to sustainable & uncorrelated yields from real-world businesses. Through our web2 business Helicap, HELIX has a perfect track record of 0 defaults for 6 years since inception.

Jitendra Singh Jaitawat

Co-Founder & CEO, HELIX

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Helix offers a unique opportunity to traditional finance investors by providing access to real-world asset investments through blockchain technology. Backed by industry experts with a proven track record in disrupting the DeFi space, Helix is poised to bridge the gap between traditional finance and the crypto world.

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Kaidro offers an immersive Web3 gaming experience, combining rich storytelling with blockchain technology. Players can engage in a dynamic, interactive world where their in-game achievements and assets are secured and tradeable on-chain, enhancing both gameplay and investment opportunities.

Robert & Peggy

Co-founders of Kaidro

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Kaidro is more than just a game; it’s an expansive IP universe that includes comics, animation, and more. With the potential to significantly increase user engagement, Kaidro offers a unique and immersive gaming experience.

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At Bluwhale, we leverage AI to enable Web3 companies to engage their audience more effectively through personalized on-chain interactions. By turning digital footprints into valuable assets, we provide tools for users to claim wallet profiles, earn rewards, and achieve smart targeting and conversion. Our platform integrates cross-chain data for actionable insights and uses decentralized messaging to ensure secure communication.

Han Jin

Co-Founder & CEO, BLUWHALE

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

BluWhale stands out as a groundbreaking decentralized protocol designed to transform user-specific and contextual information into comprehensive knowledge graphs. These graphs are instrumental for dApps, AI algorithms, and digital agents, facilitating efficient personalization through collective user data networks.

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Aspecta is an AI-powered blockchain protocol that boosts builder productivity and optimizes its distribution with community consensus. By using LLM, Graph learning, and ZK techniques, it transforms massive work data into tangible productivity attestations. This creates a modular reputation network that enhances builder and ecosystem growth through a novel staking mechanism.

Jack

Co-Founder, Aspecta

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Aspecta revolutionizes digital identity creation, enabling users to showcase their skills, experiences, and achievements through both on-chain and off-chain data. With a solid track record in the decentralized identification industry, Aspecta is well-positioned for continued success and growth.

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At Fan Controlled Sports & Entertainment, we focus on creating immersive and interactive sports experiences that put fans at the center of the action. Our platform empowers fans with real-time control over team decisions, leveraging cutting-edge Web3 technology to enhance engagement and participation. By integrating blockchain and decentralized finance (DeFi) solutions, we provide secure, transparent, and rewarding interactions, revolutionizing the sports entertainment landscape. We aim to leverage web3 to bridge the gap between sports and video games, fostering a truly decentralized and fan-driven ecosystem.

Sohrob Farundi

CEO & Co-Founder, Fan Controlled Sports

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Fan Controlled Sports combines the thrill of live sports with the interactivity of video games. By reimagining how professional sports are played, distributed, and engaged with, it offers a fresh and exciting approach to sports entertainment.

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Reap is a leading payment technology company transforming financial operations for global businesses. With a mission to enhance the efficiency of money movement for businesses, we bridge the gap between traditional financing and digital assets, allowing businesses to streamline payments, manage expenses, and optimise cash flow. Our diverse range of card products, payout solutions, and API offerings allow businesses to navigate financial systems with confidence.

Daren Guo

Co-Founder, REAP

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

REAP empowers small and medium-sized businesses with advanced financial tools through diverse payment management and card service solutions. With a deep understanding of SME pain points, REAP offers tailored solutions to help these businesses thrive.

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“Elixir is a modular DPoS network built to power liquidity on orderbook exchanges. The network is cross chain and composable: enabling orderbook DEXs to natively integrate Elixir into their core infrastructure to unlock retail liquidity for pairs, among other exciting use-cases. The network serves as crucial underlying infrastructure allowing for exchanges and protocols to easily bootstrap liquidity to their books.

​Elixir has 30+ native integrations into the core infrastructure of leading DEXs.”

Philip Forte

Founder and CEO, Elixir

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Elixir unlocks liquidity by providing market-making opportunities to retail users, opening new possibilities for exchanges and reducing reliance on centralized firms for deep liquidity.

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Soarchain is a groundbreaking blockchain platform focused on mobility, utilizing a Layer-1 DePIN to innovate the mobility and AI sectors. This unique platform transforms vehicles into “smartphones on wheels,” enabling the collection of real-world data to advance AI development and enhance mobility experiences.

Kerem Ozkan

Co-Founder, Soarchain

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Soarchain aims to connect all vehicles, creating a decentralized and permissionless operating system for cars. Utilizing cellular communications and blockchain technology, Soarchain fosters a new ecosystem where users, car brands, manufacturers, and more collaborate to shape the future of smart mobility.

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Biconomy simplifies Web3 interactions with plug-and-play APIs & SDKs designed to improve user experiences and streamline blockchain transactions. Our customisable transaction infra abstracts complexities for users to enable decentralized applications that are easy to use for everybody. Join us in accelerating the mass adoption of Web3 with the best on-chain UX.

Aniket Jindal

Co-Founder, Biconomy

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

As a leader in wallet infrastructure and account abstraction, Biconomy facilitates new user onboarding and provides a seamless experience for dApps, making blockchain interactions effortless.

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Exabits is an AI compute base layer. It revolutionizes AI and Web3 by providing simplified access to powerful compute resources through our blockchain network. Our platform offers scalable, decentralized computing power, enabling developers to deploy AI applications efficiently and cost-effectively. Embrace the future of AI with Exabits’ robust and accessible infrastructure.

Zachary Bright

Co-Founder, exaBITS

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Exabits transforms the AI compute economy by democratizing access to powerful compute resources. Its advanced infrastructure and proprietary middleware optimize thousands of high-end GPUs, challenging the centralized AI computing models.

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At MetaCene, we’re pioneering the integration of gaming and blockchain technology to create immersive, decentralized metaverse experiences. Our platform empowers users to explore, interact, and build within a dynamic virtual world, leveraging NFTs and smart contracts for true ownership and economic innovation. Join us in shaping the future of digital ecosystems.

Tan Qunzhao

Founder and CEO, MetaCene

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

MetaCene seamlessly incorporates diverse assets, gameplay, economic models, and player profiles, driving player acquisition and retention from both Web 2 and Web 3 spaces. With a founding team experienced in the gaming industry, MetaCene is set to create an exceptional gaming experience.

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At XOCIETY, we are building a creator platform centered around engagement, featuring a MMOTPS core with a dual-layer economy. Our team comprises industry veterans from top game companies like NCSOFT, Nexon, and Krafton, with over 20 years of successful commercialization experience. We are a dedicated group of 33 members, each with more than a decade of expertise in the gaming industry.

Jeffry Kim

Founder & CEO, Xociety

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

Xociety integrates various NFTs to enhance user engagement in its game. Known for its superior gameplay and artwork, Xociety attracts significant user attention in the market.

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Blockchain technologies offer the biggest opportunity in finance. We truly believe in the tokenization of all assets, unlocking immense levels of value never experienced before. At InvestaX, we built key infrastructure needed to issue, trade and custody any Real World Asset Tokens (RWA). We provide a comprehensive suite of services for asset managers, investors, and issuers, leveraging blockchain technology to create a more efficient and transparent investment ecosystem. Our goal is to democratize access to alternative investments and unlock new opportunities for growth.

Julian Kwan

CEO & Co-Founder, InvestaX

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

InvestaX has developed an end-to-end platform for the issuance, trading, and custody of security tokens. With its fully licensed features and extensive client base, InvestaX provides a comprehensive solution in the tokenization space.

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Coinstreet is an award-winning financial service group and professional consulting firm in the Digital Asset sector. We specialize in providing tokenization solutions, digital asset management, and financial advisory services. Our mission is to bridge the traditional financial markets with the new digital economy through innovative and compliant financial products.

Samson Lee

Founder & CEO, Coinstreet

WHY WE BELIEVE IN THEM:

CSPRO bridges the gap between traditional investors and new investment opportunities. With a focus on tokenization, CSPRO is poised to onboard more real-world assets to the blockchain, leveraging its licenses and business resources.

Our Team

EMPOWERING
INNOVATION.

TAKASHI HAYASHIDA

Managing Partner

KEN KODAMA

Executive Advisor

KENNY WU

Investment Team

ZOE YUAN

Investment Team

JUN XIAN LEE

Investment Team

RAPHAEL NG

Investor Relations & Business Development

AMELIA NG

Administration and Operations

KAIMIN HU

Advisor

DAVE WANG

Venture Partner

DANIEL JEAN

Venture Partner

David Choi

Venture Partner

TAKASHI HAYASHIDA

Managing Partner

KEN KODAMA

Executive Advisor

KENNY WU

Investment Team

ZOE YUAN

Investment Team

JUN XIAN LEE

Investment Team

RAPHAEL NG

Investor Relations & Business Development

AMELIA NG

Administration and Operations

KAIMIN HU

Advisor

DAVE WANG

Venture Partner

DANIEL JEAN

Venture Partner

David Choi

Venture Partner

Our Portfolio

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We invest in ground-breaking companies across four main verticals.

CONNECT WITH US

Whether you’re a visionary founder building an exciting project or a fellow investor seeking synergistic partnerships, we invite you to reach out. We look forward to hearing from you.