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Benesse Holdings, Inc.

3-7-17 Minamigata
Okayama 700-0807
81 42 225 1165

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryEducation & Training Services
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Tamotsu AdachiPres, CEO & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1953
Kazunari MatobaChief Marketing Officer and Corp. Sr. VPN/AN/A1972
Ms. Kimiko KunimasaChief Human Officer, Corp. Sr. VP and Director of Benesse Style Care Co LtdN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Daisuke OkadaExec. Director and Chief Gen. Mang. of Domestic Education Bus. HeadquartersN/AN/A1960
Ms. Haruna OkadaCorp. Exec. VP & Pres of Global Kodomo Challenge CompanyN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 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.


Benesse Holdings, Inc. engages in the education, language, lifestyles, senior and nursing care, and other related businesses. The company offers Shinkenzemi correspondence courses, Shinken simulated exams, student pocketbooks, magazines, and general publications; individual tuitions; and advertising services. It also operates schools and prep schools; creates university information magazines; plans, edits, produces, distributes, and sells study materials; sells learning aids; researches and develops cultural goods; supports overseas study; global leadership training; and introduction and temp staffing of nurses and human resources trained in nursing care, as well as produces, distributes, and sells software. In addition, the company is involved in the logistics and data processing of tests and teaching materials for schools; general trading and quality assurance related to educational equipment, toys, and other items; and rights management of music publications, as well as engages in the English school/international pre-school/English lesson activities for kindergarten and nursery school. Further, it provides career development and career educational support; senior citizen welfare; nursing-care business support and personnel services; and food delivery services for seniors. Additionally, the company rents, sells, and repairs simultaneous interpreting equipment; personnel service; and provides interpretation, translation, and language instruction services. It offers nursing care consulting; computer information processing, maintenance, and consulting work in the area of information system and security; insurance agency; office operational management, outsourcing, and support; and welfare services for challenged persons, as well as operates and manages hotels and campsites. The company was formerly known as Benesse Corporation and changed its name to Benesse Holdings, Inc. in 2009. Benesse Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Okayama, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Benesse Holdings, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 3.

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.