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BlackBerry Limited (BB.TO)


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BlackBerry Limited

2200 University Avenue East
Waterloo, ON N2K 0A7
Canada
519-888-7465
http://ca.blackberry.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees4,044

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. John S. ChenExec. Chairman & Chief Exec. Officer1.02MN/A61
Mr. Steven M. CapelliChief Financial Officer245.75kN/A59
Mr. Steven E. ZippersteinChief Legal Officer and Chief Risk Officer820.94kN/AN/A
Mr. Carl J. WiesePres of Global Sales908.67kN/AN/A
Mr. Sai Yuen HoExec. VP of Enterprise Products & Value Added Solutions845.75kN/A60
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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 CAD.

Description

BlackBerry Limited operates as security software and services company in securing, connecting, and mobilizing enterprises worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Software & Services, Mobility Solutions, and Service Access Fees (SAF). The Software & Services segment offers enterprise software and services, including mobile-first security, productivity, collaboration, and end-point management solutions for the Enterprise of Things through the BlackBerry Secure platform; BlackBerry technology solutions, such as BlackBerry QNX, Certicom, Paratek, BlackBerry Radar, and intellectual property and licensing; AtHoc, which provides secure, networked crisis communications solutions; SecuSmart that offers secure voice and text messaging solutions with encryption and anti-eavesdropping facilities; licensing and services related to BlackBerry Messenger; and cybersecurity consulting services and tools. The Mobility Solutions segment engages in the development and licensing of secure device software and the outsourcing to partners of design, manufacturing, sales, and customer support for BlackBerry-branded handsets. This segment also develops software updates for its legacy BlackBerry 10 platform, and delivers BlackBerry productivity applications to Android smartphone users via the Google Play store; and sells its DTEK60, DTEK50, Priv, Leap, and Passport smartphones and smartphone accessories, as well as offers non-warranty repair services. The SAF segment consists of operations related to subscribers using mobile devices with its legacy BlackBerry 7 and prior operating systems. The company was formerly known as Research In Motion Limited and changed its name to BlackBerry Limited in July 2013. BlackBerry Limited was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Canada.

Corporate Governance

BlackBerry Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 10.

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.