Editorial Policy

Editorial Policy

  • This integrated report explains the Dentsu Group’s operating performance for the reporting period and introduces the Group’s strategies and initiatives to create value over the medium to long term. Information related to efforts to enhance sustainability is also arranged within an ESG framework, taking increased disclosure requirements into account.
  • Target audience
    All stakeholders including shareholders and investors.

Reference guidelines

  • International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC)
    The International Integrated Reporting Framework
  • Guidance for Collaborative Value Creation, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI Standards)

Period covered by the report

Centered on activities during FY2019 (January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019), but also describes some activities from preceding or more recent periods.

Organizations covered

Dentsu Group Inc. and Dentsu Group companies

Publication date

July 2020
(Next edition scheduled for publication in August 2021)

Contact info

Group IR Office
Dentsu Group Inc.

Forward-looking Statements

This integrated report contains statements that constitute “forward-looking statements” regarding the intent, belief or current expectations of Dentsu Group Inc. or its management with respect to the results of operations and the financial condition of the Dentsu Group. Such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors. The information contained in this integrated report identifies important factors that could cause such differences. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. Dentsu Group disclaims any obligation to update or publicly announce any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect future events, conditions, or circumstances.