Company Overview

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Founded:
February 12, 1969
Founders:
Ilbok Lee
Employees:
221,726
Headquarters:
Suwon
Categories:
Electronics, Hardware + Software
Description:
Samsung manufactures electronic components, information technology devices and mobile communication devices.

Detailed Description

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Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in consumer electronics, information technology and mobile communications, and device solutions businesses worldwide. It develops, manufactures, and sells various consumer products, including mobile phones, tablets, televisions, Blu-rays, DVD players, home theaters, and digital cameras and camcorders; home appliances, such as refrigerators, air conditioners, washing machines, ovens, and dishwashers; PC/peripherals/printers comprising tablet PC, notebooks, monitors, optical disc drive, printers, and computers; memory and storage products, such as solid state drives and memory cards; and accessories.

The company also provides healthcare and medical equipment comprising ultrasound, digital X-ray, and in-vitro diagnostics; telecommunications infrastructure, including wireless and enterprise network systems; standalone mobile APs for smartphones, CMOS image sensors for mobile cameras, display driver ICs, and smart card ICs; LCD display panels and OLED panels for mobiles; and LED lighting solutions that include LED packages, LED display modules, LED light engines, and LED retrofit lamps. In addition, it engages in cyber game match hosting; technology business venture capital investments; manufacture of semiconductor components; semiconductor equipments business; sponsoring of sports team and games; and credit management activities.

Further, the company provides repair service for electronic devices, general logistics agency services, consulting services, and communication system services. It has operations in Korea, China, Latin and North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Africa. Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has a strategic partnership with Lookout, as well as with Orange Business Services. The company was founded in 1969 as a subsidiary of Samsung Group and is headquartered in Suwon, South Korea.

Current Team (32)

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Past Team (60)

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Investments (7)

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Board Members and Advisors (7)

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Products (4)

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Acquisitions (9)

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Offices/Locations (9)

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  • China

    China Merchants Tower, Jian Guo Road 118, Chao Yang District, Beijing

    Beijing,

    CHN

  • France

    270 Avenue de President Wilson, 93458, La Plain Saint Deni

    Paris-l'hopital,

    FRA

  • Italy

    C. Donat Cattin, 5, 20063 Cernusco sul Navigilio

    Milano,

    ITA

  • Germany

    Am Kronberger Hang 6, 65824

    Schwalbach am Taunus,

    DEU

  • India

    2nd, 3rd & 4th floor, Tower C, Vipul Tech Square, Sector 43, Golf Course Road,Gurgaon -122002

    , Indiana Haryana

    IND

  • Japan

    Ichigaya Tokyu Bldg., 4-2-1, Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku

    Tokyo,

    JPN

  • Brazil

    Av. Maria Coelho Aguiar, 215 – Bl. C – 4. Andar. CEP:05804-900

    San Paulo,

    BRA

  • USA

    85 Challenger Road

    Ridgefield Park,, CA 07660

    USA

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Images (2)

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