Corporate Overview of JCB

JCB – a leader in the payments industry

JCB Head Office

JCB Co., Ltd. established in 1961 as a pioneering credit card payment system to the people of Japan. From the very start it was focused on providing new opportunities built on the emerging needs and aspirations of its customers.

Company Name

JCB Co., Ltd.


January 25, 1961


10.6 billion yen

(as of March 2019)

President & CEO

Ichiro Hamakawa

Number of Employees


(as of March 2019)

Major Business Areas

Credit card operations, providing credit card operation services, financing, credit guarantee, collections, gift card and certificate issuing and sales

Head Office

Aoyama Rise Square 5-1-22 Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-8686

Major Shareholders

JCB Employee Shareholding Association, MUFG Bank, Ltd., Taiyo Life Insurance Company, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Toyota Financial Services Corporation, ORIX Corporation, TIS Inc., etc.

(as of 1 April 2019)

Affiliated Companies

JCB Service Co., Ltd.
JCB International Co., Ltd.
Japan Card Network Co., Ltd.
JMS Co., Ltd.
JCB EQSe Co., Ltd.

Overseas Affiliates

JCB International (France) S.A.S.
JCB International Business Consulting (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
JCB International (Asia) Ltd.
JCB International (Taiwan) Co., Ltd.
JCB Card International (Korea) Co., Ltd.
JCB International Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
JCB International Holding (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
JCB International (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
PT JCB International Indonesia
JCB International (Oceania) Pty Ltd.
JCB International Credit Card Co., Ltd.
JCB International (Micronesia) Ltd.
JCB International (Europe) Ltd.
JCB International (Eurasia) LLC

(as of March 2019)

Annual Transaction Volume

$294.4 billion
*Includes estimates.

(FY 2018 (April 2018 thru March 2019))


130.1 million

Japan 99.9 million
Outside Japan 30.2 million
*Includes other payment related products.

(as of March 2019)


About 30 million

(as of March 2019)

JCB Figures

Net Revenue : $2,788 million
Operating Expenses : $2,429 million
Operating Profit : $358 million
Current Profit : $370 million
Net Income (recurring profit) : $254 million
*$1=¥110.99, exchange rate of March 29, 2019

(FY 2018 (April 2018 thru March 2019))

JCB Card Issuing Network

23 countries, and territories

(as of March 2019)