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NVIDIA Corporation

2788 San Tomas Expressway
Santa Clara, CA 95051
United States
408-486-2000
http://www.nvidia.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySemiconductors
Full Time Employees11,528

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jensen Hsun HuangCo-Founder, CEO, Pres & Director3.01M23.9M1963
Ms. Colette M. KressExec. VP & CFO1.32MN/A1967
Ms. Deborah ShoquistExec. VP of Operations1.01M1.15M1955
Mr. Ajay K. PuriExec. VP of Worldwide Field Operations1.9M3.54M1955
Mr. Chris A. MalachowskyCo-FounderN/AN/AN/A
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 USD.

Description

NVIDIA Corporation operates as a visual computing company worldwide. It operates through two segments, GPU and Tegra Processor. The GPU segment offers processors, which include GeForce for PC gaming and mainstream PCs; GeForce NOW for cloud-based game-streaming service; Quadro for design professionals working in computer-aided design, video editing, special effects, and other creative applications; Tesla for AI utilizing deep learning, accelerated computing, and general purpose computing; GRID provides power of NVIDIA graphics through the cloud and datacenters; DGX for AI scientists, researchers, and developers; and cryptocurrency-specific graphics processing units. The Tegra Processor segment provides processors designed to enable branded platforms - DRIVE and SHIELD; DRIVE automotive computers and software stacks, which offer self-driving capabilities; SHIELD devices and services designed for mobile-cloud in home entertainment, AI, and gaming applications; and Jetson TX 2, an AI computing platform for embedded use. The company's products are used in gaming, professional visualization, datacenter, and automotive markets. NVIDIA Corporation sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, original device manufacturers, system builders, add-in board manufacturers, retailers/distributors, Internet and cloud service providers, automotive manufacturers and tier-1 automotive suppliers, mapping companies, start-ups, and other ecosystem participants. NVIDIA Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

Corporate Governance

NVIDIA Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2018 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; 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.