JAPAF - Japan Tobacco Inc.

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Japan Tobacco Inc.

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

SectorConsumer Defensive
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Masamichi TerabatakePres, CEO & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1965
Mr. Mutsuo IwaiPres of Tobacco Bus., Exec. VP & Deputy ChairmanN/AN/A1960
Mr. Naohiro MinamiCFO, Exec. VP of Communications & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1964
Mr. Kazuhito YamashitaSr. VP, Chief Sustainability Officer of Compliance & Gen. Affairs and DirectorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Kiyohide HirowatariEVP of Legal, Corp. Strategy, Digitalization, HR, Pharm. Bus. & Food Bus. and DirectorN/AN/A1965
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.


Japan Tobacco Inc., a tobacco company, manufactures and sells tobacco products, prescription drugs, and processed foods in Japan and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Tobacco, International Tobacco, Pharmaceutical, and Processed Food. It offers tobacco products, such as cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, smokeless tobacco, waterpipe tobacco, kretek, and fine cut products under the Winston, Camel, MEVIUS, Seven Stars, Natural American Spirit, and LD brands. The company also provides reduced-risk products, including tobacco-infused vapor and heated tobacco products, E-Vapor products, etc. under the Ploom, Logic, Ploom TECH, Ploom TECH+, and Ploom S brands. In addition, it researches and develops, manufactures, and sells prescription drugs in the fields of metabolic, viral infection, and autoimmune/inflammatory diseases. Further, the company provides staple food products, such as frozen noodles, frozen and packed cooked rice, and frozen baked bread; ambient processed foods; 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 December 4, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; 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.