Sompo Holdings, Inc. - Investment and joint venture with Palantir Technologies, Inc.

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Japanese insurer Sompo Holdings, Inc. [TSE: 8630] on its USD 500 million investment in Palantir Technologies Inc., a US big-data company, and on its launch with Palantir of a “Real Data Platform for Security, Health and Wellbeing”. Sompo’s investment follows its establishment with Palantir last year of Palantir Technologies Japan K.K., a technology company that provides Palantir’s data platforms and services in Japan.  

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