LN - LINE Corporation

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LINE Corporation

JR Shinjuku Miraina Tower
23rd Floor 4-1-6 Shinjuku Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo 160-0022
81 3 4316 2000

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryInternet Content & Information
Full Time Employees5,595

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Takeshi IdezawaPres, CEO & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1973
Mr. Jungho ShinCo-CEO, Chief WOW Officer & DirectorN/AN/A1972
Mr. In-Joon HwangCFO & DirectorN/AN/A1965
Mr. Jun MasudaChief Strategy & Marketing Officer and DirectorN/AN/A1978
Kokan KiHead of Fin. and AccountingN/AN/A1976
Amounts are as of 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.


LINE Corporation provides a platform for mobile messaging and communication services, content distribution, and life and financial services primarily in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Indonesia. It operates through two segments, Core Business and Strategic Business. The company offers LINE, a cross-platform messenger application that enables users to communicate through free instant messaging, stickers, and voice and video calls, as well as serves as a smart portal to its other applications and services. It also provides communication products, including LINE Stickers and themes; and contents, such as LINE Games, LINE PLAY, LINE Manga, LINE Music, and LINE Fortune. In addition, the company offers display advertising services through Timeline, LINE NEWS, and LINE TODAY; account advertising products and services comprising official accounts, LINE@, sponsored stickers, and LINE Point Ads; and other advertising products and services that include LINE Part-time Job, livedoor, and Matome Web portals. Further, it sells LINE characters merchandise under the LINE Friends name; and provides fintech services, such as LINE Pay service, as well as other services that include AI and e-commerce. The company was formerly known as NHN Japan Corporation and changed its name to LINE Corporation in April 2013. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. LINE Corporation is a subsidiary of Naver Corporation.

Corporate Governance

LINE Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

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.