CDIONext Generation Business Development Division

Major Business Areas

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  • Smart City & Smart Infrastructure Businesses

    Smart City & Infrastructure Businesses

    In these businesses, we will strive to use smart technologies to solve energy, environmental, safety, administrative and other such societal issues that urban centers in Asia face. In doing so, we will contribute to the development of more livable communities in Asia.
    Furthermore, we will develop high-quality industrial parks in Asia that are safe and environmentally friendly, and that contribute to the sharing of technology, human resource development, and the creation of industries and jobs.

  • New Decarbonization Technology

    New Technology

    We will promote next-generation battery business and contribute to building a zero-carbon and circular economy.
    We will also aim to create a next-generation economic zone by promoting business development in the crypto asset, NFT, and metaverse areas that utilize blockchain technology.

  • DX Offshore

    Offshore DX

    To meet the DX needs brought on by the global acceleration of digitalization, we will contribute to solving the social problem of IT resource shortages by participating in offshore development businesses that provide abundant and competitive IT resources and by supporting the DX of society and businesses.

  • Next Generation Retail Businesses

    Next Generation Retail Businesses

    We will explore and pursue new ways of doing retail business in China and Southeast Asia in the post-COVID-19 era. Eventually, we will also aim to re-import these new modes of retail to Japan.
    Ainz & Tulpe Malaysia Website

  • Wellness & Beauty

    Wellness & Beauty

    We plan to incorporate the Clean Beauty brand (which has an awareness of wellness functionality and understands the industry’s consumer tendency towards SDGs) into the Division and develop it for next generation consumers in digital and physical stores in Japan and Asia.
    SHIGETA PARIS Website (available in Japnese Only)

  • Education Business

    Education Business

    Developing digital-based education business in Asia. Utilizing EdTech, we aim to provide educational content and solutions suited to the demands of emerging countries.

  • Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices

    Pharmaceutical products & Medical Devices

    This Division is leading growth in the medical market―a market with clear regional disparities.
    Beginning as a CSO (Contract Sales Organization), and developing into a CRO (Contract Research Organization), we will look to expand our expertise and network in the pharmaceutical and medical device fields, and pursue the creation of a product portfolio.

  • Medical Infrastructure Services

    Medical Services

    We pursue solutions to medical infrastructure related issues. By supporting and constructing medical infrastructure such as general hospitals, specialized hospitals, and checkup centers, we will work to enhance medicine and healthcare. Through the adoption of an advanced digital outsourcing model, we will provide value by simultaneously pursuing economic rationality and high quality.

  • Exploration of Other High-Growth Areas

    Exploration of Other High-Growth Areas

    We are exploring opportunities to create next-generation businesses in high-growth areas, such as tapping into growth in Africa and other mega-trends.

Our Strengths

An agile operation that emphasizes agility and speed, systems that enable specialization in growth domains

We will pursue growth themes in domains that are expected to see explosive growth in the future and emphasize speed to engage in the creation of new business models.

Development and construction of new business models focusing on solving social/ customer issues regardless of the product verticals of existing businesses

By anticipating the future need for social infrastructure and technological foundations (e.g. blockchain and next generation batteries), we will be able to create new business models.

Systems capable of drawing on the strengths of Marubeni

Through collaboration with the other business divisions, we will promote businesses that fully utilize all of Marubeni’s resources. By promoting horizontal expansion (entering new domains and linking them with existing ones), we will engage in the creation of new businesses.