Our Culture

Our Japanese heritage dates back to 1899 and we are ambitious and determined to enrich the lives of our consumers and our community.

Our Commitments

At Suntory we are guided by our values Yatte Minahare, Giving back to society and our Gemba mindset and expertise. When you work at Suntory, you work for a company that is truly unique. Explore our commitments below.

Yatte Minahare

Yatte Minahare is our relentless pursuit of reaching beyond the ordinary. The spirit of ambition, dream big and never give up.

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Yatte Minahare

Giving back to society

Giving back to society is how we recognise the world around us and our commitment to building a sustainable future.

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Giving back to society

Gemba

This is our unique way of understanding the needs of all stakeholders and continuously look to exceed their expectations.

Gemba mindset and expertise

Meet Our People

    Heather Ken Seiichi Towa Brian
Heather

Meet Heather

Group Manager,
Global R&D, Beam Suntory

Meet Heather and learn how she finds extraordinary inspiration in everyday life. She shares how our Blue Sky thinking time enabled her to bring her ideas to life.

Ken

Meet Ken

Deputy General Manager,
Environmental Sustainability

Meet Ken, the adventurer who channels his passion and his open mind into protecting the natural ecosystems vital to our growing world.

Seiichi

Meet Seiichi

Chief Blender Emeritus
Suntory Spirits

Meet Seiichi, who loves his job as Chief Blender Emeritus at Suntory Spirits Ltd.
With patience, determination and rigour for quality, he monitors the flavour and operations at Yamazaki distillery to make one of Suntory’s best whiskies.

Towa

Meet Towa

General Manager
Safety Science Institute, Suntory Business

Meet a general manager of the Quality Assurance Division and see how her open mind is what inspires her to consider our customer’s feelings as they taste and experience our products.

Brian

Meet Brian

Senior Manager, Bottling Operations
Makers Mark Distillery

Meet Brian as he shares his passion and inspiration to conserve our environment, doing the right thing and being authentic.