QPJ.F - Kewpie Corporation

Frankfurt - Frankfurt Delayed Price. Currency in EUR

Kewpie Corporation

4-13, Shibuya 1-chome
Tokyo 150-0002
81 3 3486 3331

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryPackaged Foods
Full Time Employees14,808

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Amane NakashimaChairman & Sr. Exec. Managing DirectorN/AN/A1959
Mr. Osamu ChonanPres, Chief Exec. Corp. Officer & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1956
Mr. Shigeki IkegamiManaging DirectorN/AN/A1942
Mr. Sukefumi ItoManaging DirectorN/AN/A1943
Mr. Akihiko WaidaManaging DirectorN/AN/A1942
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 EUR.


Kewpie Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacturing, wholesaling, transporting, and warehousing of food products in Japan and internationally. It offers condiments, including mayonnaise and dressings, and vinegar; egg products, such as liquid eggs, frozen eggs, dried eggs, egg spreads, thick omelets, and shredded eggs; and delicatessen products comprising salads and delicatessen foods, boxed lunches and rice balls, and packaged salads. The company also provides processed foods consisting of bottled and/or canned foods, such as jams, pasta sauces, sweet corn, baby foods, and nursing care foods; and fine chemical products, including hyaluronic acid and others. In addition, it produces and sells fresh vegetables, dried meat, and machinery and equipment; provides consigned clerical work; and sells equipment for cars, as well as is involved in the mail-order business. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Kewpie Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 8.

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.