Shareholders’ Meeting

Measures to Revitalize the General Meeting of Shareholders and Facilitate the Exercise of Voting Rights

Early Notification of General Meeting of Shareholders Posted on our website, an online voting platform, and TES websaite 7 days prior to the date of the convocation notice is mailed out.
Setting Date of General Meeting of Shareholders to Avoid Being Held on Peak Dates Held on a Saturday so that more shareholders can attend.
Exercise of Voting Rights by Electromagnetic Means Voting rights can be exercised over the internet using personal computers, tablets and mobile phones.
Participation in Platform for Exercise of Voting Rights by Electromagnetic Means and Other Measures to Facilitate the Exercise of Voting Rights by Institutional Investors The Company is a participant in ICJ’s voting platform and is working to improve the environment for exercising voting rights.
Providing Convocation Notice (Summary) in English An abridged English translation of the convocation notice is posted on the voting platform, TES websaite, and our website.
Others Convocation notice in color to make it easier to read. The convocation notice and other documents related to the shareholders meeting (including abridged English version of notice), a summary of Q&A from the meeting*, and voting results are posted on the Company's website. Also, same-day streaming of some of the descriptive and video materials including the General Meeting of Shareholders.
*In Japanese only

Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting for the 69th Period [ June 24, 2023 ]

Benesse Holdings, Inc. announced that Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting held as described below.

Date and Time June 24, 2023 (Saturday), 1:30pm-3:05pm
Venue Head Office, Benesse Holdings, Inc.
3-7-17 Minamigata, Kita-ku, Okayama-shi, Okayama
Participating Shareholders111 (Previous year : 62)
Time Required 95 minutes (Previous year : 41 minutes)
Chair Hitoshi Kobayashi, Representative Director and President, CEO
Meeting Agenda (1) Report on the business report, consolidated financial statements, and financial statements for the 69th period (April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023)
(2) Report on the audit results of the consolidated financial statements for the 69th period by the Independent Auditors and the Audit & Supervisory Board
Resolutions

Proposal 1: Election of Eight Directors
2: Election of Four Audit & Supervisory Boad Members

Voting results
Approval ratio Voting result
Proposal 1:
Election of Eight Directors
Hitoshi Kobayashi 96.90%Approved
Shinya Takiyama 97.81%Approved
Kenji Yamakawa 97.91%Approved
Hideaki Fukutake 97.66%Approved
Mutsuo Iwai 98.24%Approved
Yumiko Noda 98.47%Approved
Kohey Takashima 97.26%Approved
Masaru Onishi 97.77%Approved
Proposal 2:
Election of Four Audit & Supervisory Boad Members
Yoshinori Matsumoto 97.08%Approved
Naoto Saito 95.17%Approved
Eiichi Izumo 84.36%Approved
Miyuki Ishiguro 97.15%Approved

Related Materials

Past Shareholders' Meeting

Last updated : 2023/06/28