Come November 1, Samsung will celebrate its 40th birth anniversary. Started as an OEM with 36 employees in 1969, Samsung today has transformed into a giant conglomerate functioning as an OEM as well as a product selling company.
Korea Times has a decent overview of company’s whole journey and a bit on the future prospects. This is what a senior exec confirmed to them.
Samsung will announce a new and clearer business vision at the upcoming anniversary ceremony. The main focus will be how it nurtures and leads new markets.
Samsung Electronics accounts for almost 14 percent of the total value of the South Korean stock exchange and at the current pace, it is said to overtake HP and Siemens in revenue in the next few years.