Introducing our sponsor Nomura

Nomura has been an investment and finance service institution in Japan since 1925 to both individuals and institutional customers. While its roots are in Japan, Nomura has created an integrated network across over 30 countries with employees of over 70 nationalities, and has been a key player in connecting Asian and Western markets.

More recently, they are recognizing the need to use new technologies such as smartphone apps, AI and big data to keep up with the changing financial needs of their clients. Nomura has set up a teams focused solely on researching technologies to consider and partnering with startups for innovation.

Scrum Ventures reached out to Nomura about sponsoring the Nintendo Switch + Tech program because of its experience of connecting Asia and the West, as well as it’s proactive interest in using new technologies. We are delighted to have Nomura aboard.