GO Investment Partners Japan has been at the forefront of responsible investment practice in Japan for over 10 years. For a competitive fee, we help our clients fulfil their governance and stewardship obligations. Our clients often see us as a flexible extension to their own internal resource. We work closely with our clients to create a bespoke engagement and governance schedule for their Japanese equity holdings. Typically this includes voting, bespoke engaging with selected companies in their portfolio and policy advice.


Specific services include:

  • Review of your corporate governance policy in Japan
  • Advice on governance policy changes
  • Specific voting advice on selected votes (e.g. where there is a controversial issue or you may be conflicted)
  • Customised engagement on selected portfolio companies


The benefits to you of us acting as your in-house governance team in Japan include:

  • A dedicated local team who understands Japanese business and culture
  • Thought leadership in corporate governance and stewardship responsibilities in Japan
  • Improved long-term investment returns through constructive engagement
  • Access to a global network of leading responsible investors committed to investment practices that consider environmental, social and corporate governance criteria
  • Improvement in your own levels of in-house expertise
  • Selected access to our premium product, the Japan Engagement Consortium.


For further information please see here or contact us.