Pioneering Business Succession: ORIX's Mission to Preserve Legacy and Drive Performance at DHC

ORIX has emerged as a key player in the area of business succession in Japan, where it works with private Japanese companies to identify paths to the future as they transition from their original founder-owner to a future-proof management …

Investing with Impact: Robeco’s mission to combine Purpose and Performance

As ORIX Group rolls out its new Purpose during 2024, Robeco is one part of the Group whose core mission aligns squarely with the ambition of “Finding Paths. Making Impact.” The Dutch asset manager, with €176 billion under management, is a …

Amazon partners with ORIX Group to help speed up its Energy Transition

Amazon is one of the world’s largest and best-known companies, and as such has made a public commitment to reach net zero carbon dioxide emissions by 2040. Harnessing the potential of renewable energy will help achieve that target, and ORI…

How ORIX Group’s Environment and Energy Business is fit for Purpose: Good for business and the planet

If there is one business in ORIX Group’s wide portfolio that appears designed to match the group’s new Purpose statement of “Finding Paths. Making Impact.” it is the Environment and Energy segment, which spans renewables, electric power re…

How ORIX Group is Finding Paths to Impact in Asia

When ORIX started its international expansion more than 50 years ago, Asia was a logical first move: not only were East and South-East Asian countries on its doorstep and growing rapidly, but management also saw a clear path to developing …

Fashion Meets Finance: ORIX and TOPTEN’s Successful Partnership in South Korea

Successful partnerships between the worlds of fashion and finance are rare. But when ORIX and TOPTEN joined forces in South Korea, they created an innovative collaboration that has revitalized the shopping scene in Busan, the country’s sec…

ORIX and GT Capital: a partnership that is helping to build a modern Philippines

The luxury of staying in a top-class hotel combined with the comforts and privacy of your own home sounds like an enviable deal anywhere, but in modern-day Manila it seems to be a match made in heaven.

ORIX Group Purpose & Culture: Why it matters and how we aim to live it every day

ORIX Group celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2024, and over the 60 years since its founding has grown into a unique corporate group with an annual net income of nearly 300 billion yen and around 30,000 people worldwide. This growth has la…

Matching up: How ORIX Life Insurance is changing its investment strategy and raising returns

Growth has never been the issue for ORIX Life Insurance Corporation. Over 30 years ago, in line with ORIX Group's strategic commitment to expand its presence in the retail finance sector, ORIX Life began selling life insurance policies thr…

Merchant Banking: How ORIX Bank is setting a new course in a traditional industry

ORIX Bank Corporation has always been an innovator. In the late 1990s, ORIX Bank pursued a unique business approach, breaking free from the limitations of conventional banking models. It became the first bank in Japan to offer time deposit…

Bed, bath and beyond: Growing the ORIX Hotel business

Less than two hours by train or car from metropolitan Tokyo, nestled in the Hakone mountains, sits Hakone Gora KARAKU (KARAKU). This is an onsen resort, a classic Japanese inn, with all that this implies in terms of privacy, a traditional …

A future where everyone has a home: How ORIX USA helps communities with affordable housing

While everybody needs a home, even in advanced economies like the US, access to affordable housing is an ever-growing issue. In 2021, nearly half of Americans said access to affordable housing is a major problem where they live, according …

Decarbonizing India: How Greenko is turning Renewable Power into Round-the-Clock Electricity

It’s incredible what is happening in India. The clean energy transition is in full swing and promises to transform a country that still relies on coal for more than half its energy into a global leader in renewable energy technology. And, …

Sharia Finance: Unlocking the potential of ethical financing in Indonesia and Malaysia

Indonesia is the world’s most populous Islamic nation with over 230m people who adhere to the Muslim faith. That alone would seem to make it an ideal market for Islamic banking products that comply with Islam’s Sharia law (see box “Growing…

Data, dashboards and delivery: the keys to success for Thai ORIX Leasing and its customers

It is hard to build a leasing business in a country where people don’t like leasing: but that is exactly what Thai ORIX Leasing, ORIX Group’s subsidiary in Thailand, has done – and very successfully too.

Flying high: How ORIX Aviation has built a stellar track record in aviation investment

ORIX Aviation is one of the world’s leading aircraft leasing companies In the skies above you there are between 8,000 and 9,000 commercial jet aircraft flying through the air every day. They carry more than 6 million people daily -- that’s…

Robeco: The “Investment Engineers” creating wealth AND well-being

For an asset manager with a long history and established traditions, Robeco has a very modern mission: not only to produce above-market financial returns but also to help tackle global issues.

Private Equity Investments in Japan: ORIX Carves Out a Successful Future

Here are three interesting facts about Japan: First, it has one of the largest number of publicly listed companies in the world; at over 3,700 in 2020 only India, the US, China and Canada have more, according to World Bank figures. Second,…

Elawan & ORIX: On a Mission to Bring Renewable Power to the World

Windmills are a familiar sight in La Mancha, the rural region of Spain that lies south-east of Madrid. Cervantes, after all, had Don Quixote tilting at them here in his eponymous seventeenth-century epic. Even so, the giant wind turbines b…

Perfectly natural: how ORIX is helping to power U.S. homes and businesses with biogas

Cows give us milk, meat and…methane. Traditionally a mainstay of every pastoral landscape, more and more people these days consider cattle an environmental hazard due to the ‘natural gas’ they emit directly into the atmosphere. Methane, af…

How ORIX helps companies reduce their CO2 emissions and embrace the challenge of decarbonization

These days it the norm for companies to actively engage in social issues. Indeed, the value of a company is increasingly linked to how it can contribute to sustainability in its truest sense.

How waste processing and biomass power generation combine to help protect the environment and drive sustainable growth

Waste has a significant impact on the global environment. The majority of waste processing facilities in Japan incinerate waste; however, as the focus on sustainability grows even more around the world, a new trend of reusing combustible w…

This Platform Matches Intellectual Property to Issues, Producing World-Changing Business Ideas

Creating world-changing innovative technologies is not the prerogative of large corporations. It does not depend on a company’s scale—in Japan, small and medium-sized enterprises and start-ups often play a role.

Making AI Work Better by Bridging the Gap Between Data, AI and the Issue at Hand

It is not only large corporations that create world-changing innovative technologies. Around Japan there are many SMEs and start-ups that are pushing the boundaries of innovation, and which ORIX supports through its corporate financial ser…

Cloud Recording Services that Facilitate On-site DX - ORIX and Real-World Implementation -

Creating innovative technologies that transform the world are not the sole prerogative of large corporations. In Japan, there are numerous cases of these technologies being developed by small and medium corporations and start-up companies.

Techniques for Developing New Businesses that Ride the Tides of Our Changing Times - ORIX's Deeply Rooted "Culture of Inquisitiveness" -

The recent advances in information technology have driven major progress in technologies such as AI and IoT, and the world is changing at an unprecedented pace. The accelerating speed of change in the business environment is causing busine…

Making Solar Power Plants More Sustainable through Digitalization

The adoption of renewable energy including solar, geothermal, wind and biomass is increasing around the world as a part of efforts to create a greener and more sustainable world. ORIX anticipated this growth and now boasts a total net owne…

Mobile Bank? Mobile Office? Leveraging ORIX’s Unique Synergies to Combine Two Different Concepts: "Mobility" and "Service”

In recent years, natural disasters which used to be viewed as "once in a few decades" events, have been striking various regions of Japan every year. Add this to the COVID-19 pandemic, and it is clear that we are facing a wider variety of …

Why We Need “Preventive Healthcare” and “Consulting Physicians” as Specific Measures for the Era of the 100-Year Life

Japan is a super-aged society. In this time of increased average life expectancy, also referred to as the “Era of the 100-year life,” staying healthy for a long time and being able to lead an independent life are becoming major issues for …

How the Technology Revolution is Fueling the Rise of Drones

The technology behind drones, machines that fly unmanned via remote operation or automated control, has progressed rapidly in recent years. They are now used in a variety of applications, including the delivery of goods to remote islands a…

3D Printers: Supporting Our Lives from Infrastructure to Medical Care

How will 3D printers change the world of manufacturing and our lives in general? These devices can create 3D objects from data in short periods of time. We sat down to talk with 3D printer manufacturer Stratasys Japan Co., Ltd., a business…

ORIX Rentec’s “Lab” – Supporting the Adoption of New Technologies

With the arrival of robots, 3D printers and drones, the possibilities for businesses and our lives as whole are continuing to expand. However, the reality of the situation is that not everyone can immediately make full use of the latest eq…

The Rapidly Evolving World of Logistics Shown through ORIX’s Latest Facility

Looking at the photos below, you might not think the terrace with a gorgeous view and a spacious café space could be part of a logistics facility…

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