Yohei Nakajima

Venture Partner at Scrum Ventures

Yohei has been supporting early-stage startups for 15 years, originally starting on the community side organizing events and educational courses for founders out of coworking spaces. He has spent the last 7 on the investing side, initially at Techstars where he helped spin up the Disney Accelerator alongside The Walt Disney Company, followed by his role as Director of Pipeline, supporting all 30+ Techstars accelerator programs in recruiting the best startups worldwide. At Scrum Ventures, he led the development of Scrum Studio, designing, leading, and overseeing our partner programs with Nintendo, Dentsu, Panasonic. Today he sits on the investment team as a venture partner, and is on the board of Misapplied Sciences. He graduated from Claremont McKenna College where he studied economics, finance, and leadership.


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  • Venture Partner

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