Samsung Electronics is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital appliances, network systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. Samsung is also leading in the Internet of Things space through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives.
Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the world’s leading technology companies, and become recognized as one of the top 10 global brands. Our network now extends across the world, and Samsung takes great pride in the creativity and diversity of its talented people, who drive our growth. Today, this global network includes 325,677 people across 80 countries.
From consumer products to the key components that drive them, Samsung Electronics leads the marketplace in multiple categories. The Consumer Electronics (CE) Division includes the Visual Display Business, the global TV market leader, and the Digital Appliances, and Health & Medical Equipment businesses. IT & Mobile Communications (IM) includes the Mobile Communications Business, the world’s number-one smartphone maker, in addition to Networks. Device Solutions (DS) includes the Memory Business, the global leader in high-performance eco-friendly memory solutions, as well as the System LSI business.
Recognizing that great consumer experiences require a thoughtful integration of both hardware and software, Samsung Electronics has increased global investment to fuel software innovation, including embracing creative talent from both inside and outside the company. We also strive to bring greater value to consumers’ lives through our “Make It Meaningful” design philosophy, and today we employ some 1,700 designers across our global design centers in six countries.
The employees of Samsung Electronics are passionate about creating a better future for people and bringing about positive change in the communities in which we operate. Globally, our citizenship programs are designed to address big issues where we feel we are best placed to make a positive difference. Through initiatives like Smart School, Tech Institute, Solve for Tomorrow, Care Drive, Nanum Village and PlanetFirst, we strive to give positive impact in the fields of education, employment, health, and the environment.
Our plan for the future is driven by a deep understanding of people, cultures, and the impact of technologies that drive growth and create markets. To foster future growth, Samsung Electronics is pushing toward our 2020 corporate vision to “Inspire the World, Create the Future” while cementing our reputation as one of the world’s most innovative and admired companies.