Last updated: 09/28/2020

Vision and Strategy

A Message from the CEO

A Message from the CEO

We are determined to build a new future by continually taking up new challenges.

President and Representative Director,
President Corporate Officer, CEO(Chief Executive Officer)
Kentaro Kawabe

The current COVID-19 crisis has highlighted delays in the digitalization of industries and government services that depend on face-to-face contact, such as healthcare and education. Because of the threat of new waves of infection, digital transformation (DX) in these areas should be seen as an urgent national priority. As a platform operator based in Japan, I believe that we have a vital social mission to play an active role by offering ideas in this area.

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Sustainability

Feature: Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Feature: Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Contributing to solutions for new social issues by supporting lifestyles through a user-first approach

The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic since the start of 2020 has steadily established new ways of living centered on voluntary self-isolation and remote working in Japan and overseas. The Z Holdings Group already had a robust risk management system in place and moved quickly to prevent infections among employees. At the same time, we came together as a Group to leverage the strengths offered by our numerous online platforms, including Yahoo! JAPAN, to provide services tailored toward solving the new social issues raised by the pandemic.

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