Last updated: 06/11/2021

Vision and Strategy

Messages from the Co-CEOs

Messages from the Co-CEOs

Introducing a new Internet experience to users in Japan and Asia

Kentaro Kawabe, President and Representative Director, Co-CEO
Takeshi Idezawa, Representative Director, Co-CEO

On March 1, 2021, Z Holdings and LINE integrated their businesses to create a new Z Holdings with a total Internet customer base of over 300 million people using its services, making it Japan’s largest Internet platform operator. Z Holdings co-CEOs Kentaro Kawabe and Takeshi Idezawa provide their thoughts on what the integration means for the new Z Holdings as a world-class Internet service provider.

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>Archive:A Message from the CEO(09/28/2020)

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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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