Selected as a constituent of the MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index

July 19, 2022

TOPCON Corporation (HQ: Itabashi, Tokyo, CEO Satoshi Hirano) has been selected for inclusion in the MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index.

The MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN) Select Index is one of the ESG indices adopted by the Government Pension Investment Fund (assets under management: 199 trillion yen). The index is constructed based on the gender diversity score which is calculated by the data on women’s employment disclosures accordance with the Act on Promotion of Women’s Participation and Advancement in the Workplace. Companies with high scores in each industry are selected.

Our activities for participation of women in the workplace:

To create a workplace culture that is conducive to leveraging the resources of a diverse workforce, we place great importance on creating an environment in which women are able to fully exercise their individuality and abilities, and realize their own careers.

In terms of specific measures, we aim to create a support system that enables women to build continuous, long-term careers, by providing an environment where women can play even more active roles, regardless of their line of work. In addition, we also create opportunities for female employees to work overseas. By granting opportunities to ambitious individuals regardless of sex or age, we provide a setting in which our female staff can develop a global mindset.

For details, please refer to our company website.