005930.KS - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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


Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jae-Yong LeeVice Chairman1.14BN/A1968
Mr. Jong-Kyun ShinVice Chairman3.99BN/A1956
Mr. Kinam KimCo-CEO & Head of Device Solutions DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Dongjin KohCo-CEO & Pres of IT & Mobile Communications DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Hyunsuk KimCo-CEO & Head of Consumer Electronics DivisionN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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 KRW.


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 the manufacture and sale of electronic devices; server semiconductor storage systems, as well as home appliances, including refrigerators, cooking appliances, washing machines, air conditioners, and vacuum cleaners; and toll processing of semiconductors and display panels. Further, the company provides medical equipment, connected car systems, and heating and cooling products; general logistics agency, financing, marketing, consulting, AI technology research, and cloud services; enterprise automation solutions and connected services; and digital advertising platforms. Additionally, it offers image sensing devices and mobile payment services; designs and develops software products; and develops and supplies semiconductor process defect and quality control software. 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 March 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; 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.