SYNA - Synaptics Incorporated

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Synaptics Incorporated

1251 McKay Drive
San Jose, CA 95131
United States
408-904-1100
http://www.synaptics.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySoftware - Application
Full Time Employees2,140

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard A. BergmanPres, CEO & Director1.52M4.28M1964
Mr. Wajid AliSr. VP & CFO799.6kN/A1973
Mr. Hing Chung WongSr. VP of Worldwide Operations604.21kN/A1955
Mr. Kevin D. BarberSr. VP & GM of Mobile Division577.2k182.54k1960
Mr. Huibert J. VerhoevenSr. VP & GM of IoT DivisionN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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

Synaptics Incorporated develops, markets, and sells intuitive human interface solutions for electronic devices and products worldwide. The company offers its products and solutions for smartphones, tablets, and touchscreen applications, as well as mobile, handheld, wireless, and entertainment devices; notebook applications; and other personal computer (PC) product applications. Its products include ClearPad, which enables users to interact directly with the display on mobile smartphones, tablets, and automobiles; ClearView products that provide advanced image processing and low power technology for entry-level smartphones; TouchView products, which integrate touch and display technologies to deliver performance and simplified design; and Natural ID, a fingerprint ID product that is used in smartphones, tablets, notebook PCs, PC peripherals, and other applications. The company also provides TouchPad, a touch-sensitive pad that senses the position and movement of one or more fingers on its surface; SecurePad that integrates fingerprint sensor directly into the TouchPad area; ClickPad that offers a clickable mechanical design to the TouchPad solution; ForcePad, a thinner version of its ClickPad; AudioSmart personal voice and audio solutions; VideoSmart single-chip 4K UHD media processors for TVs, set-top boxes, and over-the-top streaming devices; and ImagingSmart solutions. In addition, it offers TouchPad with a pointing stick in a single notebook computer enabling users to select their interface of choice; TouchStyk, a self-contained pointing stick module; and TouchButtons, which provides capacitive buttons and scrolling controls, as well as display interface products. The company sells its products through direct sales, outside sales representatives, distributors, and resellers. It serves smartphone, tablet, and PC original equipment manufacturers; and consumer electronics manufacturers. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Corporate Governance

Synaptics Incorporated’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 4.

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.