Detailed Description of Portfolio Companies of Fund III


Features With the core technologies such as fine coating and high precision lamination, the Company engages in development, design, manufacturing, customer care support of LCD Panel Manufacturing Equipment and other products in and outside of Japan. The Company established solid clients thanks to the reputation as leading market player supported by its stellar technical expertise and high client service standard. It also has considerable growth potential in the areas of ODF Applied Process of which market size is expected to expand, and expansion of Thin Film Coating Systems with the aims to cater to broader technological application to OLED and related areas.
Investment Pattern Carve-out from Hitachi, Ltd.
Acquisition of the owner’s share
Investment Theme Polaris will provide to assist the Company to reinforce corporate management structure for smooth transformation into an independent corporation from one of business divisions under Hitachi, Ltd.
The Company aims to achieve strong pioneering position in the industry by leading technological break-through in new business areas including ODF Applied Process, in addition to reinforcing the Company’s top position within global market niche on the back of its capability to provide integrated solutions to clients.