SNE - Sony Corporation

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Sony Corporation

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

SectorTechnology
IndustryConsumer Electronics
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kazuo HiraiChairmanN/AN/A1960
Mr. Kenichiro YoshidaCEO, Pres, Representative Corp. Exec. Officer & Director3.98MN/A1959
Mr. Hiroki TotokiSr. Exec. VP & CFO753.72kN/A1964
Mr. Shigeki IshizukaExec. VP and Pres of Professional Solutions, Services & Digital Imaging Group817.29kN/A1958
Mr. Shiro KambeExec. VP699.24kN/A1961
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

Sony Corporation designs, develops, produces, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for the consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. The company offers network services related to games, videos, and music contents; and home and portable game consoles, packaged software, and peripheral devices, as well as broadcast/professional, integrated circuit card technology, and medical and imaging device solutions. It also develops, produces, markets, and distributes recorded music; publishes music; and produces and distributes animation titles, game applications based on animation titles, and various services for music and visual products. In addition, the company offers live-action and animated motion pictures, as well as scripted and unscripted series, daytime serials, game shows, animated series, television movies, and miniseries and other television programs; operates a visual effects and animation unit; manages a studio facility; and operates television and digital networks. Further, it researches, develops, designs, produces, markets, distributes, sells, and services video and sound products; interchangeable lens, compact digital, and consumer and professional video cameras; display products, such as projectors and medical equipment; mobile phones, tablets, accessories, and applications; metal oxide semiconductor image sensors, charge-coupled devices, large-scale integration systems, and other semiconductors. Additionally, the company offers Internet broadband network services; creates and distributes content for various electronics product platforms, such as PCs and mobile phones; and provides life and non-life insurance, banking, and other services, as well as batteries, recording media, and storage media products. 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 December 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 5; 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.