Since April 1st 2019 Klaus H. Kober Managementberatung is an Associate Partner of Sumitomo K.K. (Kabushi Kaisha – joint-stock company under Japanese law) and it‘s wholly owned subsidiary Seed InvestiGate K. K. in Kyoto

Sumitomo Holding K. K. is based in Osaka and was founded in December 24th 1919. It is one of the 30 largest companies in Japan.

Sumitomo Holding one of the greatest and most important companies in the technology industry worldwide. Sumitomo employs approximately 75.000 people and has a turnover of approximately EUR 7 5 Billion. In Germany, Sumotomo is represented by branches in Düsseldorf and Wiesbaden.

Klaus H. Kober is an international recognized expert for healtcare business and supports Sumitomo K. K. in particular in the fields of medical technology and pharmaceuticals manufacturing.

The main focus is on investing in new technologies, restructuring , or taking over distressed companies with sustainable potential. Also of interest is the scouting of start-ups and the support of start-ups.