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    Synaptics Inc. (SYNA)

    71.79 Up 2.22(3.19%) Dec 26, 4:00PM EST
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    Synaptics Inc.
    1251 McKay Drive
    San Jose, CA 95131
    United States - Map
    Phone: 408-904-1100
    Fax: 408-904-1110
    Website: http://www.synaptics.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Application Software
    Full Time Employees:1,230

    Business Summary 

    Synaptics Incorporated develops, markets, and sells custom-designed human interface solutions for electronic devices and products primarily in China, South Korea, Taiwan, the United States, Japan, and other countries. The company offers its human interface solutions for mobile product applications, including smartphones, tablets, and touchscreen applications, as well as mobile, handheld, wireless, and entertainment devices; and other personal computer (PC) product applications, such as peripherals comprising keyboards, mice, and monitors, as well as remote control devices for desktops, PCs, and digital home applications. The company’s products include ClearPad, which enables user to interact with the display on electronic devices; TouchPad, a touch-sensitive pad that senses the position and movement of one or more finger on its surface; ClickPad, a TouchPad application, which eliminates the need for physical buttons; ForcePad, a thinner version of ClickPad; and ThinTouch that delivers a keyboard solution that is thinner than traditional keyboard solutions. Its products also comprise Natural ID, a fingerprint ID family of products for fast identity online enabled devices; Dual Pointing Solutions, which offer a TouchPad with a pointing stick in a single notebook computer; TouchStyk, a pointing stick module; ClearButton, a clear sensor for scrolling and buttons; and TouchButtons, which provide buttons and scrolling controls solution. The company offers its solutions to smartphone, tablet, and PC original equipment manufacturers, as well as various consumer electronics manufacturers. The company markets its products through direct sales, as well as outside sales representatives and distributors. Synaptics Incorporated was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Synaptics Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Richard A. Bergman , 50
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Ms. Kathleen A. Bayless , 58
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Hing Chung Wong , 59
    Sr. VP of Worldwide Operations
    Mr. Kevin D. Barber , 54
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Smart Display Division
    Ms. Ritu C. Favre , 45
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Biometrics Products Division
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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