World leading information technology provider.

Company Details

Ticker Symbol: KRX: 005930
Number of Employees: 489,000
Annual Revenue: $300 billion
Year Founded: 1938
Ownership: Public
CEO: Lee Kun-hee
Seoul, South Korea

Key Takeaways

  • Samsung Electronics is one of the largest information techno...

Company History

Founded in 1938 and based in South Korea, Samsung Electro...

Technology Summary

Samsung has a long history of innovation in semiconductor...

Product/Service Offerings

In addition to semiconductors and digital media products,...

Strategy and Target Markets

Samsung Electronics primarily serves the consumer electro...

Competitive Positioning and Value Proposition

Samsung differentiates itself from competitors in a varie...

Key Competitors

  • Direct Competitors: LG Electro...

Key Relationships

Samsung’s major customers include: Apple, Royal Dutch Shell, United Arab Emirates government, Sony, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, AT&T, and the Ontario government.

Capital Structure

As of 4Q 2015, the company’s stock (KRX: 005930) had a ...

Notable News and Announcements

Company Profile Last Updated

December 17, 2015