Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the world’s leading technology companies, with annual sales of USD 174 billion (KRW 201.8 trillion), employing 308,745 people across 79 countries and ranking No.6 on Interbrand’s “Best Global Brands 2017” list with a brand value of $56.2 billion – one position up from last year.
Samsung Electronics is a global leader in technology, fostering future growth by 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. To fuel our aspirations in creating new technologies that inspire the world, we boldly invest in R&D and future technologies thus registering 5,518 new patents in 2016 in the U.S., ranking Samsung Electronics as the second-highest patent winner in the U.S. for the eleventh consecutive year. Our intellectual property portfolio today includes more than 100,000 patents. Thus, we are transforming the worlds of electronics and leading the Internet of Things space through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives.
Samsung Electronics Romania is the largest player on the local smartphones, tablet and TV market while leading other segments from the Romanian electro-it industry, as well.
In 2016, the new Samsung Shared Service Centre Europe was established in Bucharest, providing services to 19 subsidiaries across 30 European countries. The Centre currently focuses on services in areas such as customer support, finance and human resources delivered via a hybrid model.
Samsung SSCE aims to play an increasingly strategic role in the future, focusing on process excellence, internal and external customer satisfaction.
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