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Company Overview of Samsung Venture Investment Corporation

Company Overview

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation is a venture capital firm specializing in seed investments, early-stage startups, and investments arranging from start-up to pre-IPO stages. The firm typically invests in consumer electronics, displays, information and communication, software, internet, life science and healthcare, semiconductor, telecommunication, movie and video sectors, cloud, connected device, remote computing, cleantech, cyber security, mobility, mobile privacy, hardware, components, subsystems, batteries, mobile devices, mobile infrastructure, materials, and semiconductors. It invests in companies based in North America, Europe, and Asia. It also seeks to invest in Israel and Unit...

29th Floor, Samsung Electronics Building

1320-10 Seocho 2-dong

Seocho-gu

Seoul,  

South Korea

Founded in 1999

Phone:

82 2 2255 0299

Fax:

82 2 2255 0288

Key Executives for Samsung Venture Investment Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Managing Director
Executive Managing Director and Head of Investment Team 1 and 2
Senior Director at Samsung Ventures America
Age: 47
Director and Head of Investment Team 3
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation Key Developments

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation Plans to Establish Two New Venture Funds, SVIC 26 and SVIC 27

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation announced that it plans to establish two new venture funds, SVIC 26 and SVIC 27. SVIC 26 is a cooperative fund with its investment focus on the latest technologies to enhance competitiveness of existing set businesses and identify the future growth businesses. SVIC 27 is a cooperative fund with its investment focus on the new manufacturing process and new material technology to strengthen the future of component businesses. The transaction is expected occur during the third quarter of 2014. Details (Investment size): SVIC 26: KRW 198.0 billion (99% of the total fund: KRW 200 billion); SVIC 27: KRW 59.4 billion (99% of the total fund: KRW 60 billion).

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation Presents at The IBF Annual Corporate Venturing and Innovation Partnering Conference, Feb-10-2014 03:35 PM

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation Presents at The IBF Annual Corporate Venturing and Innovation Partnering Conference, Feb-10-2014 03:35 PM. Venue: The Island Hotel, 690 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660, United States. Speakers: Jay Chong, Investment Director and Senior Director.

Samsung Ventures Presents at 16(th) Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference, Dec-13-2013 03:25 PM

Samsung Ventures Presents at 16(th) Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference, Dec-13-2013 03:25 PM. Venue: Marriott Cambridge Hotel, Kendall Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Hyuk-Jeen Suh, Senior Investment Manage.

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