Sompo Holdings, Inc. - Big data joint venture with Palantir Technologies Inc.

Atsushi Mizushima
Practice Areas
M&AJoint VenturesStartups & Venture CapitalCross-border M&A

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised major Japanese insurer Sompo Holdings, Inc. [TSE: 8630] on its agreement with Palantir Technologies Inc., an American big data company, to establish a joint venture company in Japan that will provide data analysis services to corporations in Japan. The new company, Palantir Technologies Japan K.K., will be established on December 1, 2019.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Sompo Holdings was led by partner Atsushi Mizushima and associate Yotaro Takayama.