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Sequoia invests in potential Tokyo unicorn as it hedges China bets

Funding of Andpad is the first in Japan by US venture capital group

Sequoia believes that business-to-business digital services is prime for growth.

TOKYO -- Sequoia Capital will purchase a stake in Tokyo-based construction app startup Andpad, Nikkei has learned, marking the first investment in Japan for the U.S. venture capital group.

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