Evaluations and Awards History

FY2021

Network

“Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2021” No. 1 in the world for “Video Experience” and “Game Experience,” and No. 2 in the world for “Voice App Experience” category at the Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2021

In the “Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2021” announced in March 2021 by Opensignal, a U.K. based mobile network analytics firm, we ranked first in the world in the “Video Experience” and “Gaming Experience” categories, and second in the “Voice App Experience” category.
Also we were ranked No.1 in the Asia Pacific region for Group Video Calling Experience according to a report released in May 2021 by UK-based mobile network analytics firm Opensignal.

Press Release
Press Release

Customer satisfaction survey

No.3 in 2021 Cloud Service Provider Customer Trial Survey
(Cloud type Groupware Introduction Vendor Segment)

In a customer satisfaction survey of system vendors that support the sales and introduction of cloud-type groupware products for enterprises, SoftBank has ranked third in 2021.

Website and information disclosure

Selected as an excellent company in the “Gomez ESG Site Ranking 2021”

Selected as an excellent company in the “Gomez ESG Site Ranking 2021”

SoftBank was selected as an excellent company in the “Gomez ESG Site Ranking 2021” conducted by BroadBand Security Inc.

Gold Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2021

Gold Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2021

SoftBank received the Gold Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2021.

Selected as a AAA Website in the Fiscal 2021 All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking

Selected as a AAA Website in the Fiscal 2021 All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking

SoftBank's IR website was selected as a “AAA Website in Nikko Investor Relations Fiscal 2021”, All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking survey.

Grand Prize inthe Internet IR Awards 2021

Grand Prize inthe Internet IR Awards 2021

SoftBank received the Grand Prize in the Internet IR Awards 2020, which recognize listed companies that make effective use of their IR websites, conducted by Daiwa Investor Relations Co. Ltd.

Sustainability Site Award 2022 Silver (Award of Excellence)

The Japan Sustainability Communication Association (JCIA), a general incorporated association that conducts surveys and provides consulting services on sustainability information disclosure, sponsored the “Sustainability Site Award 2022.” which ranks websites according to the level of information they provide.

Won two awards at the CR Reporting Awards 2021

Won two awards at the CR Reporting Awards 2021

At the CR Reporting Awards 2021 organized by Corporate Register in the United Kingdom, our sustainability report won the “Best 1st Time Report” and “Innovation in Reporting” awards.

Labor Practices

PRIDE Index 2021 Gold Rating

PRIDE Index 2021 Gold Rating

On November 11,2021 we received a gold rating from 'work with Pride', a Japan-based organization that promotes LGBTQ+-friendly human resource practices, in its 'PRIDE Index 2021.'

Notice

Excellence in Corporate Health 2022 and Productivity Management Category (White 500)

Excellence in Corporate Health 2022 and Productivity Management Category (White 500)

SoftBank was selected as a “White 500” organization in the “Health Management Paid Corporation 2022 large enterprise category by the Ministry of Economy”, Trade and Industry and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi for excellence in healthcare management efforts.

Tokyo Sports Promotion Company 2021

Tokyo Sports Promotion Company 2021

SoftBank was certified as a “Tokyo Sports Promotion Company” for excellence in the sports support area and the promotion of sports activities for employees.

Sports Yell Company 2021

Sports Yell Company 2021

SoftBank was certified as a “Sports Yell Company 2021” by the Japan Sports Agency for its proactive promotion of sports to improve the health of all employees.

NIKKEI Smart Work 2022 “Innovation Power in 2022”

NIKKEI Smart Work 2022 “Innovation Power in 2022”

SoftBank was recognized as a 5-star company in the NIKKEI Smart Work 2022, which selects leading companies that are challenging the productivity revolution through work style reforms.
the award was given in the category of “Innovation Power in 2022” in recognition of the company's system for promoting innovation, including the success in creating new venture companies through the “SoftBank InnoVenture” new business proposal system, the large number of foreign nationals in research and other positions, the high ratio of IT personnel among full-time employees, and the company's proactive efforts to develop human resources in cutting-edge fields.

FY2020

Network

No.1 in the world for “Voice App Experience” category at the Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2020

We were ranked the global No.1 for Voice App Experience by UK-based mobile network analytics firm Opensignal. In its Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2020 announced in September, the firm also ranked SoftBank third globally in Video Experience.

Press Release

Customer satisfaction survey

No.3 in 2020 Cloud Service Provider Customer Trial Survey
(Cloud type Groupware Introduction Vendor Segment)

In a customer satisfaction survey of system vendors that support the sales and introduction of cloud-type groupware products for enterprises, SoftBank has ranked third in 2020.

Website and information disclosure

Gold Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2020

SoftBank received the Gold Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2020.

Selected as a AAA Website in the Fiscal 2020 All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking

SoftBank's IR website was selected as a “AAA Website in Nikko Investor Relations Fiscal 2020”, All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking survey.

Excellence Prize in the Internet IR Awards 2020

SoftBank received the Excellence Prize in the Internet IR Awards 2020, which recognize listed companies that make effective use of their IR websites, conducted by Daiwa Investor Relations Co. Ltd.

Received the Excellent Reliability Report Award in the 24th Environmental Communication Awards

SoftBank Corp. received the Excellent Reliability Report Award in the 24th Environmental Communication Awards, sponsored by the Ministry of the Environment, Japan and the Global Environmental Forum.

Labor Practices

PRIDE Index 2020 Gold Rating

On November 11,2020 we received a gold rating from 'work with Pride', a Japan-based organization that promotes LGBTQ+-friendly human resource practices, in its 'PRIDE Index 2020.'

Notices

Excellence in Corporate Health 2021 and Productivity Management Category (White 500)

SoftBank was selected as a “White 500” organization in the “Health Management Paid Corporation 2021 large enterprise category by the Ministry of Economy”, Trade and Industry and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi for excellence in healthcare management efforts.

NIKKEI Smart Work 2021 “the Technology Utilization Award”

NIKKEI Smart Work 2021 “the Technology Utilization Award”

SoftBank received the Technology Utilization Award in the NIKKEI Smart Work 2022, which selects leading companies that are challenging the productivity revolution through work style reforms.

FY2019

Customer satisfaction survey

No.1 in 2019 Cloud Service Provider Customer Trial Survey
(Cloud type Groupware Introduction Vendor Segment)

In a customer satisfaction survey of system vendors that support the sales and introduction of cloud-type groupware products for enterprises, SoftBank has ranked No.1 in 2019.

Nikkei Computer Customer Satisfaction Survey 2019‒2020
No. 1 in the IoT/LPWA service category and the network service (wireless) category

In a survey that evaluates satisfaction with IT vendors in each product and service category, we ranked first in the IoT/LPWA service category and the network service (wireless) category.

Website and information disclosure

Silver Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2019

SoftBank received the Silver Prize in Gomez IR Site Ranking 2019.

Selected as a AAA Website in the Fiscal 2019 All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking

SoftBank's IR website was selected as a “AAA Website in Nikko Investor Relations Fiscal 2019”, All Japanese Listed Companies' Website Ranking survey.

Excellence Prize in the Internet IR Awards 2019

SoftBank received the Excellence Prize in the Internet IR Awards 2019, which recognize listed companies that make effective use of their IR websites, conducted by Daiwa Investor Relations Co. Ltd.

Labor Practices

PRIDE Index 2019 Gold Rating

On November 11,2019 we received a gold rating from 'work with Pride', a Japan-based organization that promotes LGBTQ+-friendly human resource practices, in its 'PRIDE Index 2019.'

Notises

Excellence in Corporate Health 2020 and Productivity Management Category (White 500)

SoftBank was selected as a “White 500” organization in the “Health Management Paid Corporation 2020 large enterprise category by the Ministry of Economy”, Trade and Industry and the Nippon Kenko Kaigi for excellence in healthcare management efforts.

Sports Yell Company 2019

SoftBank was certified as a “Sports Yell Company 2019” by the Japan Sports Agency for its proactive promotion of sports to improve the health of all employees.