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Kyocera Corporation (6971.T)

Tokyo - Tokyo Delayed Price. Currency in JPY
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6,737.00-171.00 (-2.48%)
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Kyocera Corporation

6, Takeda Tobadono-cho
Fushimi-ku
Kyoto 612-8501
Japan
81 7 5604 3500
http://global.kyocera.com

Sector(s)Technology
IndustryConsumer Electronics
Full Time Employees78,490

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Hideo TanimotoPres, CEO & Representative Director123MN/A1960
Mr. John SarvisMD & Exec. Officer117MN/A1950
Dr. Kazuo InamoriFounder & Chairman EmeritusN/AN/A1932
Mr. Junichi JinnoManaging Exec. Officer, GM of Corp. Legal & Intellectual Property Group and DirectorN/AN/A1955
Mr. Takashi SatoExec. Officer, MD & GM of Corp. Gen. Affairs HR GroupN/AN/A1960
Mr. Robert E. WhislerMD & Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1953
Mr. Shoichi AokiMD, Exec. Officer & DirectorN/AN/A1959
Mr. Masaki IidaSr. Exec. Officer & GM of Corp. Purchasing GroupN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Yoji DateMD, Exec. Officer & GM of Electronic Components Bus. HeadquartersN/AN/A1956
Mr. Masahiro InagakiSr. Exec. Officer and GM of Corp. R&D GroupN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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 JPY.

Description

Kyocera Corporation develops, produces, and distributes products based on fine ceramic technologies in Japan, rest of Asia, Europe, the United States, and internationally. Its Industrial & Automotive Components Group segment offers fine ceramic components, automotive components, liquid crystal displays, and industrial tools to the industrial machinery, automotive, general industrial, and construction markets. The company's Semiconductor Components Group segment provides inorganic and organic ceramic packages and boards for use in smartphones and communication infrastructures, and automotive-related markets. Its Electronic Devices Group segment offers electronic components and devices comprising capacitors, crystal and SAW devices, connectors, sensing and control devices, power semiconductor and printing devices for the information and communications equipment, industrial equipment, and automotive markets. The company's Communications Group segment provides smartphones, mobile phones, and communication modules for in-vehicle installation and Internet of Things market; and information systems, telecommunication, and engineering services. Its Document Solutions Group offers printers, multifunctional products, commercial inkjet printers, document solutions, and supplies; and enterprise contents management solutions for document-related business. The company's Life & Environment Group segment provides solar modules for commercial and residential uses; smart energy related products, including storage batteries and energy management systems; medical devices, such as prosthetic joints and dental prosthetics; jewelry; and kitchen accessories, including ceramic knives. It offers its products through sales personnel, sales companies, and third-party distributors. The company was formerly known as Kyoto Ceramic Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Kyocera Corporation in 1982. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Kyocera Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 8; 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.