"I believe VC is an enabler to the ecosystem – bringing smart capital and network onto the table, we are actually unlocking the economic and social potential in entrepreneurs. As a VC, we play many roles in supporting the journeys of founders that we invest in. These are people who form a large and significant segment of any economy, essential the basic blocks of any markets. As such, our role as VC brings huge impact to the society and economy."
The wind and solar industries hope demand for carbon-free power from U.S. cities, states and corporations can offset headwinds from President Donald Trump's tax policy and tariffs, developers said this week.
Takafumi Horie, one of Japan's most renowned entrepreneurs, sits down with investing legend Taiga Matsuyama to discuss the promising next generation of Japanese hardware, at the Tech In Asia conference in Tokyo in 2015.