Building the future

Since 2007 we’ve helped build and scale over 900 technology companies – some on our own, some with amazing corporate partners and co-founders.

Rainmaking Innovation Japan is an entity owned and operated by the Rainmaking Innovation group in Japan. Since Rainmaking was founded in Denmark, they have established bases in 30 countries around the world and are operating Startupbootcamp, a flagship acceleration program.

Rainmaking was launched in Denmark in 2007 by a group of entrepreneurs who wanted to use their experience to create a business that impacted the world.

Since its founding, the entrepreneurial spirit has been deeply engraved in our corporate culture, and as we have been working to create various business with that entrepreneurial spirit, our spirit has not waivered. 

As an innovation and venture business creation company, Rainmaking supports the creation and growth of new businesses in collaboration with leading companies and entrepreneurs around the world. 

We are a global entrepreneurial group that enables innovation and growth that works with influential companies to build, accelerate and invest.

We have a multi-talented team of startup builders, engineers, designers, data scientists and growth experts who have designed more than 25 Startupbootcamp programs, coworking spaces and Rainmaking Innovation Studios worldwide.

Rainmaking Services

1. Opportunity Mapping

Identifying areas of opportunity and prioritizing execution

3. Corporate Innovation

Identify ideas and future growth opportunities within the organization

2. Startup Engagement

Solve business problems with the world's most innovative startups

4. Venture Building

Build a new future business model other than core business

Rainmaking Innovation Japan is the Japanese head office which was established in 2019 to provide services in Japan to Hankyu Corporation, JR West Innovations, Dentsu, The Yomiuri Shimbun, SMBC, JT Group and Sakura Internet.

If you are representing a Japanese corporation and interested in discussing a Rainmaking Innovation partnership, please email us:

Join Startupbootcamp Scale Osaka as a Partner

For Japanese corporations, partnering with the SBC Scale Osaka program means joining a powerful group including Hankyu Hanshin Properties Group, JR West Innovations, Dentsu, The Yomiuri Shimbun, SMBC, JT Group and Sakura Internet. Together we import cutting edge innovations by scouting the globe for the best technologies and talented startup teams to inject new capabilities and competitive advantage into your company. Cross-border collaboration is difficult, and through our partnership we hold your hand through the process of sourcing, selecting and project managing new initiatives with high caliber startups worldwide.

Contact us to learn more about the Startupbootcamp Scale Osaka program and how to become a partner.