Sompo Japan Insurance Inc.
Sompo Japan Insurance (China) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “Sompo Japan China,” Vice Chairman, President: Osamu Kawase) has been selected as one of the 2010 GoldenBee CSR China Honor Roll companies (hereinafter “GoldenBee companies”) at the 6th International CSR Forum (hosted by China WTO Tribune and the Sino-German CSR Project) held in Beijing on June 15, 2011. Sompo Japan China is a locally incorporated company of Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. (President and CEO: Kengo Sakurada) in China.
1. About the GoldenBee CSR China Honor Roll
The GoldenBee CSR China Honor Roll is a corporate social responsibility (CSR) evaluation program organized annually by China WTO Tribune, a magazine managed by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, with the goal of establishing CSR pioneering companies in China. Using the analogy of honeybees which symbolize the mode of sustainable development in China, the GoldenBee CSR China Honor Roll presents the honor of “GoldenBee enterprises” to those companies which have leading Chinese CSR development.
2. Recognition of Sompo Japan China
Sompo Japan China was the only insurance company selected among the 46 “GoldenBee companies” ultimately nominated out of a pool of more than 300 Chinese companies. Sompo Japan China was recognized for its exemplary performance in strengthening compliance awareness and managing client information, among other achievements. The company is also noted in the compilation of case studies, the “2010 GoldenBee Responsible Competitiveness Best Practices.”
3. Moving Forward
Sompo Japan China has issued a CSR Report for the first time in May 2011, and aims to further advance its CSR efforts through dialogue with stakeholders in China. Moving forward, Sompo Japan China will continue to draw on the evaluations and opinions of stakeholders to further enhance its CSR activities.