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Sony Corporation

1-7-1 Konan
Minato-ku
Tokyo 108-0075
Japan
81 3 6748 2111
http://www.sony.net

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryElectronic Equipment
Full Time Employees128,400

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Kazuo HiraiChief Exec. Officer, Pres, Representative Corp. Exec. Officer & DirectorN/AN/A57
Mr. Kenichiro YoshidaCFO, Exec. Deputy Pres, Representative Corp. Exec. Officer & Director1.62MN/A58
Mr. Andrew HouseExec. VP & Corp. Exec. Officer2.33MN/A52
Mr. Shigeki IshizukaExec. VP & Corp. Exec. Officer763.1kN/A59
Mr. Tomoyuki SuzukiExec. Deputy Pres & Corp. Exec. Officer1.08MN/A63
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

Sony Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. It offers LCD televisions, optical pickups, mobile phones, tablets, audio equipment and video conference systems, batteries, broadcast and professional-use video equipment, and DVD-players/recorders; and Blu-ray Disc players and recorders, ROMs, CDs, DVDs, and UMDs. The company also provides Internet broadband network services to subscribers, as well as creates and distributes content through its portal services to various electronics product platforms, such as PCs and mobile phones; and interchangeable lens cameras, compact digital cameras, and consumer and professional video cameras, as well as display products comprising projectors and medical equipment. In addition, it offers PlayStation hardware, including home and portable game consoles; network services relating to game, video, and music content; and packaged software and peripheral devices, as well as complementary metal oxide semiconductor image sensors, charge-coupled devices, large-scale integration systems, and other semiconductors. Further, the company produces, acquires, and distributes live-action and animated motion pictures, as well as television programming, including scripted series, daytime serials, game shows, animated series, made for television movies and miniseries, and other programming; operates a visual effects and animation unit; manages a studio facility; and operates television and digital networks. Additionally, it produces and distributes recorded music, animation titles, and game applications; engages in music publishing business; and provides life and non-life insurance, savings products, and loans. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Sony Corporation in January 1958. Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Corporate Governance

Sony Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 2.

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.