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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (BC94.L)


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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

129 Samsung-Ro
Maetan-3dong
Suwon 443-742
South Korea

http://www.samsung.com

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryElectronic Equipment
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Dr. Oh-Hyun KwonChairman, Vice Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Head of Device Solutions Division13.19MN/A65
Mr. Jong-Kyun ShinChief Exec. Officer, Pres, Head of IT & Mobile Communications and Exec. Director4.23MN/A61
Mr. Boo-Keun YoonChief Exec. Officer, Pres, Head of Consumer Electronics Division and Exec. Director3.26MN/A64
Mr. Hyun-Chong KimPres and Chief Legal OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Robert M. YiSr. VP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2015 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.

Description

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the consumer electronics, information technology and mobile communications, and device solutions businesses worldwide. It offers digital TVs, monitors, and printers; mobile phones, smartphones, tablets, wearables, other phones, accessories, communication systems, and computers; memory and system LSI products; LCD and OLED panels; audio equipment, such as home entertainment systems, soundbars, sound towers, digital components, Blu-Ray and DVD players, and multimedia speakers; and solid state drives (SSD), portable SSDs, and memory cards. The company is also involved in the technology business venture capital investments; and manufacture of semiconductor equipment and components, as well as the provision of repair services for electronic devices. In addition, it engages in manufacturing and selling electronic devices and cameras/camcorders, as well as home appliances, including refrigerators, cooking appliances, washing machines, air conditioners, and vacuum cleaners; providing general logistics agency services, medical equipment, credit management services, marketing services, and consulting services; and toll processing of LCDs. Further, the company provides mobile payment and communication system services, as well as manufactures and sells server semiconductor storage system. Additionally, it offers quality control systems for semiconductor; digital advertising platforms; cloud services; and research of AI technology. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. was founded in 1938 and is based in Suwon, South Korea.

Corporate Governance

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.