All-Japan Executive Team Most Honored Companies Awards celebrates the Japan Companies who ranked at the top of our All-Japan Executive Team ranking for their corporate leadership and investor relations expertise as voted on by the buy- and sell-side analyst community.
Japan’s Most Honored Companies will be honored and awarded at a dinner and ceremony on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Shangri-la hotel in Tokyo. We hope you'll join us for a fun night of networking and celebration.
Every year, Institutional Investor administers a survey to the most influential buy-side and sell-side analysts regarding to companies’ executive teams and investor relations programs in Japan, the U.S, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. We also supplement this information with the views and opinions of investor relations professionals themselves The results are our regional Executive Team Rankings, which provide unmatched and comprehensive information about specific companies’ investor relations programs.
Portfolio managers and sell-side analysts nominated a total of 724 companies in this year's All-Japan Executive Team rankings. 145 companies received a first, second or third place ranking in one or more of the following categories: Best CEO, CFO, IR Professional and IR Program. Of those, 77 were named Japan's Most Honored Companies for achieving two or more published positions in the combined (buy-side and sell-side) rankings. Rank order is determined by those with the highest weighted score; first-place positions receive three points, second place receives two, and third place receives one.
Registration opens for Awards dinner & Cocktails
Doors open for the event
Opening remarks by David Enticknap
Keiichi Aritomo of FinCity.Tokyo
Dinner buffet starts
Stephen Givens speaking on Corporate Governance
Dinner buffet second course