SYZ Asset Management: Japan: cleaning up its act?

Joel Le Saux, fund manager at SYZ Asset Management, explores in Investment Europe why changes to Japanese corporate governance will have a positive impact on businesses over the long-term. He explains that while the recent appointment of external directors is promising and creates a more shareholder-friendly environment, Japan Inc. still needs more time to bring forward further experienced external executives, as well as young innovators from diverse industries.