LG Display Co., Ltd.

LG Display Co., Ltd.

LG Display Co., Ltd.

Overview
Date Founded

1985

Headquarters

LG Twin Towers,128 Yeoui-daero,Yeongdeungpo-gu,Seoul 07336

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

32.4K

Industries

Electrical Products
Wholesale: Consumer Durables

Company Description

LG Display Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of thin film transistor and organic light-emitting diodedisplay (OLED) products. Its products include television, commercial, monitor, notebook, mobile, auto, and OLED display. The company was founded on February 28, 1985 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer & Vice Chairman

Vice President & Head-OLED TV Panel Group

Executive Vice President & Head of Business Support Group

Executive Director

Director, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operations Officer & Vice President

Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Production Officer

Vice President & Head-Television Business

Executive Vice President

Board of Directors

Chief Executive Officer & Vice Chairman at LG Display Co., Ltd.

President & Chief Financial Officer at LG Electronics, Inc.

President at Samchully Co., Ltd.

Former Executive Vice President at Cirrus Logic, Inc.

Director, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at LG Display Co., Ltd.

President & Chief Executive Officer at Uldage, Inc.

Independent Director at LG Display Co., Ltd.

Former President, Home Entertainment at LG Electronics, Inc.

Professor at Seoul National University

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Recent Transactions
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LG Display Co., Ltd. purchases LG Chem Ltd. /OLED Lighting Business from LG Chem Ltd.

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LG Display Co., Ltd. purchases Global OLED Technology LLC from LG Corp.

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LG Display Co., Ltd. purchases Image & Materials, Inc. from Yuanta Investment Corp., Atinum Investment Co., Ltd. (Private Equity), Innopolis Partners LLC

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Clients

Apple, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of mobile communication, media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas, Europe, Greater China, Japan, and Rest of Asia Pacific. The Americas segment includes both North and South America. The Europe segment consists of European countries, as well as India, the Middle East, and Africa. The Greater China segment comprises of China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The Rest of Asia Pacific segment includes Australia and Asian countries not included in the reportable operating segments of the company. The company was founded by Steven Paul Jobs, Ronald Gerald Wayne, and Stephen G. Wozniak on April 1, 1976 and is headquartered in Cupertino, CA.

HP Inc. enages in the provision of personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions, and services. It operates through following business segments: Personal Systems, Printing, and Corporate Investments. The Personal Systems segment offers commercial and consumer desktop and notebook personal computers, workstations, thin clients, commercial tablets and mobility devices, retail point-of-sale systems, displays and other related accessories, software, support and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Printing segment gives consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, solutions and services,and scanning devices. The Corporate Investments segment includes HP Labs and certain business incubation projects. The company was founded by William R. Hewlett and David Packard in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

LG Electronics, Inc. engages in the manufacturing of display devices, home appliances, multimedia goods, electronic parts and develops software. It operates through the following business areas: Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Air-Conditioning, Energy Solution and Independent business area. The Home Entertainment business area provides products such as televisions, monitors, personal computers for IT, Car Infotainment and produces Chemical and Electronic Materials. The Mobile Communications business area offers products such as handsets and tablets. The Home Appliance business area provides products such as refrigerators, washing machines, cooking and cleaning and health care appliances. The Air Conditioning and Energy Solution business area manufactures products such as Light Emitting Diode (LED) lightings, residential and system air conditioners. The Independent business area provides products such as compressors, storage devices, PC, telematics and solar cells. The company was founded by In-Hwoi Koo on April 1, 2002 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$7.59T
Total Enterprise Value
$13.5T
Earnings Per Share
$5,038
Revenue
$27.8T
Net Profit
$1.8T
EBITDA
$5.67T
EBITDAMargin
20.42%
Total Debt
$5.6T
Total Equity
$15T
Enterprise Value Sales
0.49x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
2.39x
TEVNet Income
7.52x
Debt TEV
0.41x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
1.65%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
-1.14%
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AVATEC Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of parts and raw materials for display and appliance related products. Its products include glass slimming and indium tin oxide coating, tempered glass, metal boarder, display filer, touch screen panel, and others. The company was founded by Wei, Jae-Gon on August 18, 2000 and is headquartered in Daegu, South Korea.

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cynora GmbH offers research and development services in the field of homogenous catalysis. It offers organic light-emitting diodes and organic solar cells. It specializes OLED, optoelectronic solutions, organic electronics, printed electronics, lighting, display, smart packaging and singlet harvesting. The company was founded by Thomas Baumann, Stefan Dahmen, Stefan Brase, Michael Bachle and Marcus Lehnen in 2003 and is headquartered in Bruchsal, Germany.

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Kyulux, Inc. develops organic light-emitting diode. It provides research and development of OLED materials, licensing and manufacturing and sales of OLED materials. The company was founded on March 9, 2015 by Akira Minakuchi and Chihaya Adachi and is headquartered in Fukuoka, Japan.

Suppliers
GS Engineering & Construction Corporation Engineering, Construction & Architecture | Seoul, SL

GS Engineering & Construction Corp. engages in the construction and civil engineering services. It operates through the following businesses: Plant, Power Environment, Housing, Architecture, Civil Engineering and Development. The Plant business includes petrochemical oil and gas. The Power Environment business provides water and wastewater treatment, waste treatment and recycling, combined cycle and thermal power plant, nuclear power plant, co-generation and district heating. The Housing business offers apartments and housing projects. The Architecture business includes office buildings, education, research and medical healthcare facilities, culture, leisure, sports facilities, clean rooms, manufacturing facilities, logistics and remodeling. The Civil business provides roads, bridges and railroads, underground spaces, river development and marine works. The Development business includes domestic and overseas development projects. The company was founded on December 19, 1969 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Jusung Engineering Co., Ltd. Industrial Machinery & Manufacturing | Gwangju-si, GY

JUSUNG ENGINEERING Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of semiconductor and solar cell equipment. Its products include semiconductor manufacturig, light eimtting diode (LED) and Organic-LED display, and thin film and crystal form solar batteries equipment. The company was founded in June 1993 and is headquartered in Gwangju-si, South Korea.

LG Chem Ltd. Chemicals | Seoul, SL

LG Chem Ltd. manufactures petrochemicals, IT & electronic materials and energy solution materials. It operates through through the following business segments: Petrochemicals, IT & Electronic Materials, Batteries. The Petrochemical division offers naphtha cracking centers and polyolefins, synthetic rubbers and specialty polymers, polyvinyl chloride, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene and engineering plastics, acrylates and plasticizers. The IT & Electronic Material division provides optical and display materials namely polarizers, phosphors, organic light emitting diode, photosensitive materials for liquid crystal display; printed circuit materials such as flexible materials, halogen free materials, integrated circuit packaging materials, epoxy resin system materials, high speed materials and build-up materials; toners such as color toners, black laser printer toners and black copier toners. The Battery division provides lithium-ion cylindrical batteries, lithium-ion polymer batteries, lithium-ion prismatic batteries, medium and large batteries. The company was founded on April 1, 2001 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

Competitors
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Semiconductors - Suwon, GY

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacturing and selling of electronics and computer peripherals. The company operates through following business divisions: Consumer Electronics, Information Technology & Mobile Communications and Device Solutions. The Consumer Electronics business division provides cable television, monitor, printer, air-conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines and medical devices. The Information Technology & Mobile Communications business division offers handheld products, communication systems, computers and digital cameras. The Device Solutions business division comprises of memory, system large scale integrated circuit and light emitting diode. The company was founded on January 13, 1969 and is headquartered in Suwon, South Korea.

BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. Electrical Products - Beijing, BE

BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. is an Internet of things (IoT) company, which provides intelligent interface products and professional services for information interaction and human health. It operates through the following businesses: Display and Sensor Devices, Smart Systems and Healthcare Services. The Display and Sensor Devices business uses in a spectrum of applications such as mobile phone, tablet, notebook, monitor, TV, vehicle display, digital information display, healthcare, finance, and wearable devices. The Smart Systems business provides IoT integrated solutions for various industries such as new retail, transportation, finance, education, art, and medical care. The Healthcare Services business combines medicine and life science, and is committed to developing mobile healthcare, digital hospitals, regenerative medicine and integrating BOE healthcare park resources. The company was founded on April 9, 1993 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.

TCL Corp. Appliances & Electronics - Huizhou, GD

TCL Corp. engages in the manufacture of household appliances and multimedia products. Its business segments include product, service, and venture capital and investment businesses. Its Product business consists of semiconductor display, brand terminal product, electronics, business systems, and parts and materials industries. Its business activities encompass development, production and sale of semiconductor display panels, liquid crystal display television, mobile phones, household appliances, audio and video products, and wireless intelligent interconnect products; business to business platforms; and web conferencing and webcasting support services. Its Service business covers internet application and service, sales and logistics service, and financial businesses. It provides home and mobile internet applications, online to offline platforms, and industrial financial services. Its Venture Capital and Investment business involves in project investment focusing on new materials, new energy, consumer, and high end manufacturing industries. The company was founded by Dong Sheng Li in 1981 and is headquartered in Huizhou, China.