Aflac’s VC awakens

Aflac announced today that it’s VC arm Aflac Corporate Ventures is pursuing strategic investments in early-stage companies in the US and Japan , and that it intends to build up the VC arm to a $100 million fund over the next three years. “By investing in companies that we see as vital to our core business, we will be positioned to innovate as these early-stage companies continue to mature” – said Aflac President of Global Operations Paul S. Amos II. Know what else rhymes with duck?