ESG index

MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index
MSCI Japan Empowering Woman Index (WIN)
Member of SNAM Sustainability Index 2019

External Recognition related to IR and Sustainability

Award for Excellence in Corporate Disclosure Ranked first in the pharmaceuticals sector (Two consecutive years: FY2017, FY2018)
Companies with Greatest Improvement in IR (FY2018)
IR Grand Prix (FY2017)
Corporate Value Improvement Award by the Listed Company Award: Grand Prix (FY2017)
2018 All-Japan Executive Team: Ranked first in the pharmaceuticals sector (Two consecutive years: FY2017, FY2018)
Health & Productivity Stock (Four consecutive years since 2016)
Outstanding Health & Productivity Management (Three consecutive years since 2017)
Award of Kurumin mark (Three consecutive years: 2013, 2015, 2018)
Selected in fiscal 2015 New Diversity Management Selection 100 project
Certified in fiscal 2015 as a leading company for women’s advancement in Osaka City
Grand Prize Company Award for Corporate Governance of the Year 2019
A- for “Climate Change”
A  for “Water security”


  • Aburahi Botanical Gardens receives award from Koka City for activities contributing to local community and society (FY2017)
  • Shionogi Techno Advance Research receives ‘Eruboshi’ Grade 3 award for promoting female advancement (FY2017)
  • Shionogi Techno Advance Research designated as Outstanding Equal Opportunities Employer by Osaka Prefecture (FY2018)
  • Recognized by Hiroshima Prefecture as ‘I-Support Movement’ organization (FY2018)
  • Awards from financial industry/management prizes (FY2018)
  • Included by Government Pension Investment Fund among selection of companies with “Most-Improved Integrated Reports” (Two consecutive years: FY2017, FY2018)
  • Included in selection for Excellent Integrated Reports (FY2017)