SGH

ESG Evaluation

The Company has obtained high evaluations from globally active ESG evaluation organizations. Furthermore, the Company is included in the stocks comprising the three following indexes of the four ESG indexes selecting Japanese shares for investment by the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF), which is the world's largest pension fund (as of December 15, 2020). We would like to further expand disclosure of ESG information required by investors emphasizing ESG, and link this to constructive dialogue.

MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index

An index developed by MSCI, selecting companies that are evaluated to have high ESG performance from various industries.

In June 2020, the Company obtained the "AA" MSCI ESG rating.

MSCI Japan Empowering Women (WIN)

An index developed by MSCI, selecting companies that are evaluated to have high diversity score for empowering women from various industries.

S&P/JPX Carbon Efficient Index

S&An index developed by S&P Dow Jones and the Tokyo Stock Exchange, with the investment weight of the constituents being determined based on the status of disclosure of environmental information and the level of carbon efficiency (carbon emissions per unit of sales).

*THE INCLUSION OF SGHOLDINGS IN ANY MSCI INDEX, AND THE USE OF MSCI LOGOS, TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS OR INDEX NAMES HEREIN, DO NOT CONSTITUTE A SPONSORSHIP, ENDORSEMENT OR PROMOTION OF SGHOLDINGS BY MSCI OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES. THE MSCI INDEXES ARE THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF MSCI. MSCI AND THE MSCI INDEX NAMES AND LOGOS ARE TRADEMARKS OR SERVICE MARKS OF MSCI OR ITS AFFILIATES.