Company Information

Holding CompanySony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.

Sony Music

Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) holds all shares and serves as headquarters for the management and administration of all Sony Music Group subsidiaries. The departments within SMEJ efficiently support and promote the businesses of each group company and throughout the group.

Principal Business

Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), or SMEJ, holds all shares and serves as headquarters for the management and administration of all Sony Music Group subsidiaries, while continuing to grow as a diversified entertainment company. Operations include marketing and tie-ins, finding and developing artists, various entertainers and creators, as well as building our businesses abroad. SMEJ strives to continue finding new opportunities for the entertainment business by coordinating the various business resources throughout the Sony Music Group, in areas such as digital content where some of the latest technologies including VR and AI are applied, digital publishing, exhibition design, education, and sports entertainment.

Overview

Company name Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.
Founded March 1968
Established April 1, 2003 (newly established pursuant to corporate realignment)
Headquarters 4-5 Rokubancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-8353 Japan
Phone number 03-3515-5050
Number of employees approximately 2,000 (Sony Music Group consolidated)
Capital 100 million JPY
Stockholder Sony Corporation
Annual sales 282,600 million yen (Sony Music Group consolidated for business year ending March 31, 2017)

Group Companies