Promotion of Sustainability

Benesse Holdings established the Sustainability Committee in September 2018 with the objective of strengthening action throughout the group to help develop a sustainable world.

Arrangements to promote sustainability

The Sustainability Committee was established in accordance with Benesse Holdings' internal Operating Company Management Regulations, which provide for the business management and support of consolidated companies.

The committee consists of full-time directors of Benesse Holdings and is chaired by the company's president, who also acts as the committee's final arbiter. It meets several times a year to discuss matters as necessary to enhance sustainability in the Benesse Group.Important matters and regular reports on activities are presented at meetings of Benesse Holdings' Board of Directors.

Committee members*As of April 2019

Chairman
Representative Director, President, and CEO of Benesse HoldingsTamotsu AdachiProfile
Members
Representative Director and Vice Chairman of Benesse Holdings Kenichi Fukuhara Profile
Representative Director and Executive Vice President of Benesse HoldingsHitoshi Kobayashi Profile
Director of Benesse Holdings Shinya Takiyama Profile
Director of Benesse Holdings Masaki Yamasaki Profile

The above members are joined at meetings by outside directors, auditors, and individuals nominated by the chairman as observers.

Last updated : 2019/04/26