Samsung Electronics Co,. Ltd is one of the market leaders in consumer electronics with is headquarters at Suwon, South Korea.
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The company is a subsidiary of Samsung Group and accounts for almost a huge 70% share of group's revenue.Samsung Electronics has a presence in more than 80 countries and 370000 employess across different geographies.CEO of Samsung is Kwon Oh-Hyun since 2012. Earlier Samsung was manufacturer of electronic components for clients like Apple, HTC etc., however in recent years Samsung has emerged as a company with diverse portfolios and today it stands as the world's largest mobile and smartphone manufacturer. The company is listed in Guide to Greener electronics by Greenpeace, which rates electronics companies on policies and practices to reduce their impact on the climate.The company is also listed in Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The company is the market leader when it comes to Mobiles and Smartphones but lags behind when it comes to laptops and market share and hence is almost on the fag end of the top 10 Laptop and computer brands in the world by market share.