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Japan Tobacco Inc. (JAPAF)

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Japan Tobacco Inc.

2-1, Toranomon 2-chome
Tokyo 105-8422
81 3 3582 3111

Full Time Employees44,667

Key Executives

Mr. Mitsuomi KoizumiChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Representative Director1.38MN/A60
Mr. Yasushi ShingaiDy CEO of Compliance, Gen. Affairs, Legal, Strategy & IT, EVP & Representative Director836.35kN/A61
Mr. Naohiro MinamiChief Financial Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/AN/A
Masahito ShirasuGen. Mang. of Media and Investor Relations DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Ryoji ChijiiwaSr. VP of Compliance and Gen. AffairsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Japan Tobacco Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells tobacco products, primarily cigarettes in Japan and internationally. It also distributes imported tobacco products. The company offers its tobacco products primarily under the Winston, Camel, Mevius, LD, Benson & Hedges (B&H), Glamour, Sobranie, Silk Cut, Natural American Spirit, Seven Stars, Pianissimo, Peace, HOPE, and other brand names. In addition, it engages in the research and development, manufacture, and sale of prescription drugs in the fields of metabolic diseases, viral infection, and autoimmune/inflammatory diseases. The company’s pharmaceutical products include Riona tablets for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia, Remitch capsules for pruritus, and KAYEXALATE dry syrup for hyperkalemia; FUTHAN for injection, a protease inhibitor; ANTEBATE, a topical corticosteroid; CEDARTOLEN sublingual immunotherapy drugs; MITICURE House Dust Mite sublingual tablets; and Truvada, Stribild, Genvoya, and Descovy combination tablets for HIV. Further, it manufactures and sells staple food products, including frozen noodles, frozen rice, packed-cooked rice, and frozen baked bread; bakery products; and seasonings, including yeast extracts and oyster sauce. Japan Tobacco Inc. was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Japan Tobacco Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.