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Hogil Doh

Hogil Doh

COO
Hogil Doh joined Yahoo Japan Capital as Partner in February 2020. Prior to YJ Capital, he was a Partner at Rakuten Ventures and managed domestic and overseas investment activities. Most notably, while at Rakuten Ventures, Doh led the creation of a JPY 10 billion fund specifically focused on investing in and accelerating Japanese technology innovation.
Having spent 5+ years in the M&A team of Rakuten, Inc., Hogil was instrumental in key transactions for the Rakuten Group, including the acquisitions of Ebates, Kobo, and Play.com (rakuten.co.uk) and its successful minority investment in Pinterest. He also enjoyed short stints in the marketing and genre strategy section of Rakuten’s e-commerce business.
Hogil received his Bachelor's Degree in Corporate Finance and Financial Services from San Francisco State University