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Business Summary
Otsuka Holdings Co, Ltd. is a holding company organised around 4 areas of activity:

- manufacture and sale of pharmaceutical products (64.4% of sales): prescription drugs and intravenous solutions mainly for the treatment of central nervous system disorders, cancer, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal and ophthalmic diseases. In addition, the group sells diagnostic products and medical devices;

- manufacture and sale of nutraceutical products (23.3%): functional foods and beverages, OTC products, nutritional supplements;

- production of mineral waters, beverages and foods (2.3%);

- other (10%): manufacture of functional chemicals and fine chemicals, provision of logistics services, manufacture of electronic products, etc.

Net sales by source of income are divided between sales of products (92.4%), sales of licences and royalties (1.7%) and other (5.9%).

Net sales are distributed geographically as follows: Japan (49.4%), North America (28.6%) and others (22%).

Number of employees : 33 151 people.
Sales per Business
JPY (in Million)%JPY (in Million)%
Pharmaceuticals924,25066.2%955,15967.1% +3.34%
Nutraceuticals333,75723.9%334,05423.5% +0.09%
Others104,6807.5%102,2657.2% -2.31%
Consumer Products33,5532.4%31,3462.2% -6.58%
Sales per region
JPY (in Million)%JPY (in Million)%
Japan689,73449.4%660,27046.4% -4.27%
United States388,39727.8%448,59931.5% +15.5%
Other306,93722%301,71621.2% -1.7%
North America11,1720.8%12,2400.9% +9.56%
Tatsuo Higuchi702008President, CEO & Representative Director
Yuko Makino592018Chief Financial Officer & Director
Yukitakeshi Matsutani712016Independent Outside Director
Yasushi Sekiguchi732018Independent Outside Director
Yoshihisa Aoki692019Independent Outside Director
Mayo Mita602020Independent Outside Director
Yuji Kogure--Manager-Investor Relations
Kuniaki Natsume--Head-Business Development & Planning
Toshifumi Arai--Manager-Finance & Accounting
Frank Czerwiec-1998Vice President-Global Clinical Development
Members of the board
Ichiro Otsuka562015Chairman
Tatsuo Higuchi702008President, CEO & Representative Director
Sadanobu Tobe802014Director
Noriko Tojo572018Director
Yoshiro Matsuo602016Senior Managing Director
Yukitakeshi Matsutani712016Independent Outside Director
Masayuki Kobayashi542017Director
Yuko Makino592018Chief Financial Officer & Director
Yasushi Sekiguchi732018Independent Outside Director
Shuichi Takagi552019Director & Head-Business Portfolio Management
Vote QuantityFree-FloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Stock A 0.01 557,835,617 422,891,020 75.8% 15,500,857 2.8% 75.8%
Otsuka Family 88,503,000 15.9%
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Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. 15,427,780 2.77%
Otsuka Holdings Employee Stock Ownership Plan 13,116,000 2.35%
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Company contact information
Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd.
Shinagawa Grand Central Tower, 12/F
2-16-4 Konan
Tokyo 108-8241

Phone : +81.3.6717.1410
Fax : +81.3.6717.1409
Web : http://www.otsuka.com
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