Increasing the number of outside directors, and fully using what they can contribute, is one of the areas emphasized by Corporate Governance Code introduced in Japan more than a year ago. Below is an insightful discussion between two outside Directors , Mr. Yoshiaki Ozawa and Mr. Noboru Kashiwagi at Daifuku, who share their views.
Read the discussion here.
The Board Director Training Institute (BDTI) is a “public interest” nonprofit in Japan dedicated to training about directorship, corporate governance, and related management techniques. It is certified by the Japanese government to conduct these activities as a regulated nonprofit. Read a summary about BDTI here, and see a menu of its services for both corporations and investors here.