OLED - Universal Display Corporation

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Universal Display Corporation

375 Phillips Boulevard
Ewing, NJ 08618
United States
609-671-0980
http://oled.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySemiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees265

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Sherwin I. SeligsohnFounder & Chairman968.89kN/A1936
Mr. Steven V. AbramsonPres, CEO & Director1.82MN/A1952
Mr. Sidney D. RosenblattExec. VP, CFO, Treasurer, Sec. & Director1.83MN/A1948
Dr. Julia J. BrownSr. VP & CTO1.29MN/A1961
Mr. Mauro PremuticoVP of Legal and GM of Patents & Licensing955.21kN/A1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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

Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in flat panel displays and solid-state lighting applications. As of February 21, 2019, it owned or had exclusive and co-exclusive licenses, or had sole license rights with respect to approximately 5,000 issued and pending patents worldwide. The company licenses and supplies its proprietary UniversalPHOLED materials to display and lighting manufacturers, and others. It is also involved in the research, development, and commercialization of other OLED device and manufacturing technologies, including FOLED that are flexible OLEDs for the fabrication of OLEDs on flexible substrates; encapsulation technology for the packaging of flexible OLEDs and other thin-film devices, as well as for use as a barrier film for plastic substrates; UniversalP2OLED, which are printable phosphorescent OLEDs; OVJP, an organic vapor jet printing technology; OVPD, an organic vapor phase deposition process for manufacturing a small molecule OLED; and TOLED, which are transparent OLEDs for the fabrication of OLEDs that have transparent cathodes. In addition, the company provides technology development and support services, including government contract work and support provided to third parties for the commercialization of their OLED products. Universal Display Corporation has strategic relationships with Samsung Display Co., Ltd.; LG Display Co., Ltd.; BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.; Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.; AU Optronics Corporation; EverDisplay Optronics (Shanghai) Limited; Konica Minolta Holdings Inc.; Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd.; OLEDWorks GmbH; and Kaneka Corporation, as well as a research and development collaboration with Merck KGaA to develop OLED stacks for OLED manufacturers. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

Corporate Governance

Universal Display Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 3.

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.