Message from the President

Koichi MatsushitaPresident

Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd., the asset management company of Daiwa Securities Group, has grown and expanded with the development of the asset management industry since its foundation in 1959.

The Asset management industry is currently facing a time of great change. Under this challenging period, Daiwa AM performs its role as a professional of asset management in the investment chain to revitalize the capital market and support people’s sustainable asset buildup in Japan.

We further seek to maintain and improve the sustainability of society by carrying out our stewardship activity including engagement and through our outstanding expertise in ESG issues.

We believe that investments drive the power of creating the future. Under our vision “All Challenges for All Investors,” which was newly set up on the occasion of the 60th anniversary and the company name change (English name remains unchanged), we aim to realize a future with opportunities through our investments, as a partner always challenging for “All Investors.”

To be the most fiducially reliable partner and the best selected asset manager by our clients, we continue to make our best endeavors to contribute to society through engaging in the asset management business.

Koichi Matsushita
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.