Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company, Limited


President, Ken Kubo
Ken Kubo

As the pioneer in the issuance of the VISA Card in Japan and a leader in the domestic credit card industry, Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company, Limited, enjoys the strong support of its many customers and plays a major role as one of the strategic businesses of SMFG.

Leveraging its strong brand image and its excellent capabilities across a wide range of card-related services, the company provides settlement and financing services focused around providing credit services that meet customer needs. Through its credit card business operations, the company aims to actively contribute to the realization of comfortable and affluent consumer lifestyles and make further dramatic advances as a leading brand in its industry sector.

Company Name: Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company, Limited
Business: Credit card services
Date of establishment: December 26, 1967
Head Office: [Tokyo Head Office]
1-2-20,Kaigan, Minato-ku, Tokyo
[Osaka Head Office]
4-5-15 Imahashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
Number of Employees: 22,489 (as of September 30, 2016)
Principal Businesses
Credit card services
Shopping services for cardholders; settling accounts with affiliated merchants
Credit finance
Loans to cardholders; cashing services; revolving/installment payments; loan guarantee business
Sales promotion
Issuance of gift certificates; other services for cardholders and affiliated merchants
Ancillary businesses
Payment collection agency services; operational service provider (card issuance, invoicing cardholders, settlement of accounts of other cards)