Uhuru Corporation (“Uhuru”, headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Takashi Sonoda) has raised funds through a third-party placement to US-based salesforce.com, inc. (Japanese subsidiary: salesforce.com Co., Ltd, headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Chairman & President: Shinichi Koide).
Growth in Salesforce-related Business
Uhuru commenced business as a partner of salesforce.com in 2008 and has been involved with Salesforce-related business as one of its Gold Partners since then. System Forest Inc., Uhuru’s subsidiary, has received the Best Partner of the Year award for the fourth year in a row at the Western Japan Partner Summit Partner Award 2020, a result of the leadership in Salesforce implementation nationwide by Uhuru group as a whole.
Uhuru plans to use this funding to further enhance corporate value by expanding existing services that work with Salesforce, a cloud-based service, and focusing on strengthening related resources.
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About Uhuru Corporation
Based on our corporate philosophy “Create a sustainable society with technology and out of the box thinking”, Uhuru supports and promotes digital transformation (DX) and data utilization by businesses and society. We offer one-stop access to services such as consulting and system development based on our in-house products and solutions for edge devices and the cloud. To go beyond the framework of corporate activities and make DX for localities and industries happen, we are working on R&D in the domain of IoT + blockchain while advocating ways to introduce and standardize a system for trusted data distribution, an essential factor for smart cities and supply chains.