I would like to express my deepest sympathies to all those afflicted by the novel coronavirus and to those in difficult circumstances. I pray all make a swift recovery and that these difficulties can be overcome quickly.
While the spread of COVID-19 has demonstrated the power of technology to connect us, it has also provided us with an opportunity to reexamine the importance of human interaction and face-to-face communication. As people’s values shift and the state of business undergoes drastic change, Sojitz will utilize its diverse functions, know-how, and human networks in order to continue to provide a multiplicity of value to society.
Representative Director, President and CEO
Under the emergency conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Human Resources Dept. and General Affairs & IT Operation Dept. have played a central role in creating a safe and smoothly-functioning work environment. An in-depth conversation was held with members of both departments to hear about new working styles and how each department responded and collaborated under the state of emergency.
Sojitz worked with a major Turkish construction company on the planning, construction, and operation of a hospital project in Turkey, which opened its doors in May months ahead of schedule. Through this hospital project, we will introduce Sojitz’s medical infrastructure business which strives to provide comprehensive support spanning prevention to healing for medical facilities around the world.