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MSCI Selects Mitsubishi Motors as a Constituent of the MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN) for the Second Consecutive Year

TOKYO, July 3, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has been selected by MSCI(1) as a constituent of the MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index (WIN) for the second year in a row.

WIN calculates scores based on disclosed gender diversity-related information, such as the ratio of women hired or in management-level positions and selects those companies where long-term sustainable growth can be expected. The Index is used by the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)(2) as one of the indexes used for making environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) investments(3).

For the past five years, since launching its Diversity Promotion Policy in July 2014, Mitsubishi Motors has been engaged [email protected] (Diversity @ Mitsubishi Motors New Drive) activities for creating a pleasant working environment that respect the diversity of its employees and enable them to work with vitality.

The promotion of women's participation is one of the priority issues being addressed through [email protected]. Mitsubishi Motors has also formulated an action plan for the promotion of women's participation, based on the Act on the Promotion of Female Participation and Career Advancement in the Workplace. The company's current target is to increase the number of women in management-level positions to 100 by the end of fiscal 2020, achieved through measures such as the provision of support for women's career development and the simultaneous pursuit of work and childcare,.

Mitsubishi Motors will continue to engage proactively in ESG initiatives and contribute to the realization of a sustainable society.

(1) Largest ESG-related research body in Japan and financial services company that calculates stock price indexes and provides portfolio analysis tools
(2) An independent administrative institution of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare that carries out the management and investment of the reserve funds of the Government Pension Plan
(3) Investments that utilize not only quantitative financial information but also nonfinancial information (i.e., ESG, a company's environmental, social and corporate governance initiatives) evaluations as elements in its decision-making
(4) Diversity enhancement activities that Mitsubishi Motors has been engaged in since 2014 in response to the continually changing business and market environments; objectives are to contribute to sustainable growth and the enhancement of corporate value

About Mitsubishi Motors

MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION is a global automobile company based in Tokyo, Japan, which has a competitive edge in SUVs and pickup trucks, electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. Since the Mitsubishi group produced its first car more than a century ago, we have demonstrated an ambitious and often disruptive approach, developing new vehicle genres and pioneering cutting-edge technologies. Deeply rooted in MITSUBISHI MOTORS' DNA, our brand strategy will appeal to ambitious drivers, willing to challenge conventional wisdom and ready to embrace change. Consistent with this mindset, MITSUBISHI MOTORS introduced its new brand strategy in 2017, expressed in its "Drive your Ambition" tagline -- a combination of personal drive and forward attitude, and a reflection of the constant dialogue between the brand and its customers. Today MITSUBISHI MOTORS is committed to continuous investment in innovative new technologies, attractive design and product development, bringing exciting and authentic new vehicles to customers around the world.

Mitsubishi Motors
Public Relations Department

July 3, 2019 13:39 HKT/SGT
Source: Mitsubishi Motors

Topic: Press release summary
Sectors: Automotive
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