ANA HOLDINGS Included in Dow Jones Sustainability
World Index for 5th Consecutive Year
- • ANA HD also named as the Industry Leader under the Transportation/Airlines category of the index, and to the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the 6th year in a row.
- • Judges praised ANA HD for its efforts in areas such as brand management, information security, passenger safety, talent attraction & retention, and environmental reporting.
TOKYO, Nov. 18, 2021 - ANA HOLDINGS INC. (hereinafter "ANA HD") has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (hereinafter "DJSI") list for the 5th consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the 6th consecutive year.
"Sustainability is central to the ANA Group's vision and business philosophy, as we aim to grow as a company that contributes to society through our core business by understanding the needs and expectations of our community. We are very proud to be included yet again in the prestigious Dow Jones Social Responsible Investment (SRI) index, and to be able to act as a leader in the airline industry," said Chikako Miyata, Senior Vice President and Director of Corporate Sustainability at ANA HD. "While the airline industry continues to be affected by COVID-19, we will overcome this crisis as a group and further promote ESG management so that we can continue to serve the needs of society."
ANA HD was praised by Dow Jones for its corporate sustainability efforts including its brand management, information security, passenger safety, talent attraction & retention, and environmental reporting. The airline also received recognition for its climate strategy and human rights efforts.
The DJSI is a prestigious global Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) index developed by US-based S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, a Swiss investment specialist. RobecoSAM focuses on SRI, which tracks the stock performance of the world's leading companies according to economic, environmental and social criteria. A total of 322 companies were included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in 2021 out of nearly 3,500 global corporations that were appraised by the committee. ANA HD was also one of only 153 companies that were selected for the Asia-Pacific region for the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index.
ANA HD has a legacy of taking meaningful steps to advance its commitment to achieving a sustainable world. The consistent inclusion of ANA HD in the Dow Jones Indices and other sustainability rankings is proof that ANA HD is serious about its efforts to lead the airline industry in sustainable growth and creating social value.
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Founded in 1952 with just two helicopters, All Nippon Airways (ANA) has grown to become the largest airline in Japan. ANA HOLDINGS Inc. (ANA HD) was established in 2013 as the largest airline group holding company in Japan, comprising 71 companies including ANA and Peach Aviation, the leading LCC in Japan.
ANA is a launch customer and the largest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, making ANA HD the biggest Dreamliner owner in the world. A member of Star Alliance since 1999, ANA has joint venture agreements with United Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines - giving it a truly global presence.
The airline's legacy of superior service has helped it earn SKYTRAX's respected 5-Star rating every year since 2013, with ANA being the only Japanese airline to win this prestigious designation for nine consecutive years. ANA also has been recognized by Air Transport World as "Airline of the Year" three times (2007, 2013 and 2018); it is one of only a select few airlines to win this prominent award multiple times.
In 2021, ANA was awarded the 5-star COVID-19 safety rating by SKYTRAX, recognizing the airline's initiatives to provide a safe, clean and hygienic environment at airports and aboard aircraft, embodied in the ANA Care Promise.
ANA is the only company in the aviation industry to receive the Gold Class distinction from the 2021 S&P Global Sustainability Awards and ANA HD has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index list for the fifth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the sixth consecutive year.
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