Ajinomoto supports Thailand Volleyball Athletes in the 30th SEA Games
Mr. Kaoru Kurashima (1st row, 3rd from left), Senior Managing Director of Ajinomoto Co., Inc., Japan and Mr.Hiroharu Motohashi (1st row, middle), President of Ajinomoto Co., (Thailand) Ltd. together with other top executives observed the “Thailand Victory Room” which was set up in order to provide product and sports nutrition meal program for building a winning physique as a part of Ajinomoto’s ASEAN Victory Project to Thailand Women’s Volleyball team during the competition in the 30th SEA Games, Thailand team finally won the gold medal. The activity was held from November 30 to December 11, 2019 in Manila, the Philippines. Apart from the “Thailand Victory Room” for Thailand Volleyball Women athletes, Ajinomoto also was the major sponsors of this SEA Games as well.
“Ajinomoto” is a global manufacturer of high-quality food and amino acid based products which has been contributing to food, health and nutrition through wide-ranging application of amino acid technologies. Started in 2003, AJICO has been entering in the sport area by promoting amino acids benefits and well-balance diets to top-level Japanese athletes under the “Victory Project®” and providing nutritional support through the Kachimeshi® program, the sports nutrition meal program for building a winning physique. With its tremendous outcomes, the Ajinomoto Group has initiated ASEAN Victory Project® to introduce Amino acid based products to athletes & sportsmen in the countries of ASEAN region through Ajinomoto’s affiliates. The project was initiated since 2018 and has been running sport support activities via 3 affiliates i.e. the Singapore Swimming Association by Ajinomoto Singapore in March 2018, individual Indonesian swimmer by Ajinomoto Indonesian in April 2018, and the Thailand Volleyball Association by Ajinomoto Thailand in December 2018. As a main sponsor of this 30th SEA Games, the Ajinomoto Group will provide various supports including amino acid based products to athletes throughout the event while further pursuing ASEAN Victory Project® to cover six Ajinomoto’s affiliates in the ASEAN region.
The Ajinomoto Group aims to be the Genuine Global Specialty Company by adhering “The Ajinomoto Group Creating Shared Value” policy since establishment focusing on the social value creation in 3 aspects i.e. 1) create healthy living society 2) maximize food resource usage 3) create global sustainability. And the supports of this sport event is one of our shared values in creating “healthy living society” through eating good food balanced nutrition for good health.