2008 Sponsors

Each of the following official sponsors contributed at least JPY 500,000 to the 2008 FIT For Charity Run. Official supporters have agreed to contribute a donation of at least JPY 350,000.

List is as of November 24, 2008, in alphabetical order.

“Koen” Supporters

  • The Australian Embassy
  • The British Embassy
  • Delegation of the European Commission of Japan
  • The Asahi Shimbun
  • Nikkei Inc.

Special Supporters

  • Japan Cycling Association

Sponsors (Minimum donation of JPY500,000)


American International Group (AIG)

Bank of America

The Bank of New York Mellon Securities Japan

Barclays Group

BNP Paribas Securities (Japan) Ltd


Credit Agricole Group

Credit Suisse

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

Deutsche Bank Group

Dresdner Kleinwort

Eat Creative

Eban Japan Limited

Ernst & Young Transaction Advisory Services Co., Ltd.

GE Commercial Finance

Goldman Sachs

Hartford Life Insurance K.K.

HSBC Group

ICAP Totan Securities Co., Ltd.

Ichigo Asset Management, Ltd.


J.P. Morgan

Japan Bond Trading Co., Ltd.

KBC Securities Japan


Linklaters Tokyo

Macquarie Group

Man Investments Securities Japan, Ltd.

Merchant Capital K.K.

Merrill Lynch


Michael Page International

Mitsubishi UFJ Merrill Lynch PB Securities


Morgan Stanley

National Australia Bank

Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

Nikko Citi Holdings Inc

Nomura Group

PCA Asset Management

Zeirishi-Hojin PricewaterhouseCoopers

The Royal Bank of Scotland

Russell Investments

Schroder Investment Management (Japan) Ltd.

Shinko Securities Co., Ltd.

Societe Generale Group

Thomson Reuters

UBS Group

Supporters (Minimum donation of JPY350,000)

Capital International K. K.

Standard & Poor’s