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Samsung Electronics

MANAGEMENT

  • Ki Nam Kim,
    Vice Chairman & CEO

    Device Solutions

  • Hyun Suk Kim,
    President & CEO

    Consumer Electronics

  • Dong Jin Koh,
    President & CEO

    IT & Mobile Communications

Financial Performance * Based on the consolidated financial statement in FY 2019 (KRW Trillion)

Revenue

230.4

Operating Profit

27.8

Net Profit

21.7

R&D Expenditure

20.2

MAIN BUSINESS AREAS

  • Consumer Electronics Division

    • Visual Display Business

    • Digital Appliances Business

    • Health & Medical Equipment Business

  • IT & Mobile Communications Division

    • Mobile Communications Business

    • Networks Business

  • Device Solutions Division

    • Memory Business

    • System LSI Business

    • Foundry Business

Leading Innovation

Samsung Electronics presents its “Intelligence of Things” vision with its investment and leadership in AI, 5G, Automotive Electronics.

  • Artificial
    Intelligence

  • 5G
    & Beyond

  • Automotive
    Electronics

  • A Wide Range of
    Robotics

MARKET LEADERSHIP

Samsung leads the market across various categories.

  • TV
  • MOBILE PHONES
  • SMARTPHONES
  • MEMORY(DRAM · NAND Flash · SSD)
  • DIGITAL SIGNAGE
  • REFRIGERATORS
  • SIM CARD IC
  • DISPLAY DRIVERS IC

GLOBAL NETWORK

A total of 287,439 employees work across Samsung’s global network. (as of December 2019)

  • 287,439Employees
  • 230Global Bases
  • 74Countries
  • 15Regional Offices
  • 37Production Sites
  • 38R&D Centers
  • 7Design Centers
  • 52Sales Offices

Encouraging Creativity

Samsung offers various programs for its employees to develop innovative business ideas.

C-Lab (Creative Lab), one of Samsung’s primary innovation programs, helps employees nurture creative business ideas. Since its launch in 2012, the program has facilitated: (as of December 2019)

  • 259projects
  • 40spin-off companies

MOSAIC is an internal platform where employees can share innovative ideas and cooperate with one another. Since its launch in 2014, it has reached and produced: (as of December 2019)

  • 99,000website visits per day
  • 133,000ideas that have gone on to be patented or become the basis of new business or research

Green Management

Samsung announced the Environmental Declaration in 1992 and established its Green Management Value System in 2008.
To create further environmental value, we set additional goals in our Eco-Management 2020 plan in 2014.

  • PHILOSOPHY

    We contribute to the prosperity of human life and the conservation of the environment by conducting business activities that respect humanity and nature.

  • VISION

    • Provide Green Experience, Creating Sustainable Future
    • Provide customers with new eco-friendly experiences and lead the way to a sustainable future for the global community through innovative and eco-conscious products and technologies

Product Stewardship KPIs

  • Accumulated GHG emissions reduction in the product use phase between 2009 and 2020

    Reach 250 million tons
  • Use of renewable materials including recycled plastic between 2009 and 2030

    Reach 500 thousand tons
  • Eco-conscious Products out of all developed products by 2020

    Reach 90 %
  • Accumulated e-waste between 2009 and 2030

    Reach 7.5 million tons
  • Sustainable sourced paper packaging by 20201)

    Reach 100 %

    1) Certified sustainable sourced paper and recycled paper (packaging, manuals, etc.)

Expansion of Renewable Energy Use

  • Use 100% renewable energy sources

    Aim to convert to 100% renewable energy to power factories, offices and operational facilities in the U.S., Europe and China by 2020.

  • Harness energy from solar panels

    Implement solar and geothermal panels in the Suwon, Hwaseong and Pyeongtaek worksites in Korea by 2020.

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