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January 31, 2022

Kurita to Establish New Shared Services Company to Consolidate the Administrative Work of Kurita Group in Japan

Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Head Office: Nakano-ku, Tokyo; President: Michiya Kadota; hereinafter "Kurita") is pleased to announces that, at the Board of Directors meeting today it was resolved to establish a new shared services company, "Kurita Corporate Service LLC," which will be entrusted with consolidating and implementing the finance, accounting, general affairs, human resources, labor, and other internal administrative activities of Kurita Water Industries and group companies in Japan. Below is a summary of the resolution.

1. Purpose of establishment

  • (1) Enhance internal administrative functions
    To consolidate the operations of the administrative divisions of the Kurita Group in Japan, to enhance the administrative structure, and to formulate business processes that will enable the internal control system to function even more effectively.
  • (2) Enhance the system to facilitate business continuity and early recovery after an unexpected event
    To establish an administrative structure in the Kurita Group in Japan that will ensure business continuity and rapid recovery in the event of unforeseen events such as natural disasters.
  • (3) Improve the efficiency of administrative work
    To promote the consolidation and digitalization of business processes in the Kurita Group's administrative activities in Japan, and to increase operational efficiency.

2. Overview of the New Company

Company name Kurita Corporate Service LLC
Scheduled establishment date March 1, 2022
Address (Headquarters) 10-1, Nakano 4-chome, Nakano-ku, Tokyo
Representative Hiroaki Mori
Capital 30 million yen
Business activities
  • Perform work related to finance, accounting, general affairs, human resources, labor, etc. entrusted by the company and its group companies in Japan.
  • Handle any work activities relating to the above.
Number of employees Approx. 20