BB.TO - BlackBerry Limited

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD

BlackBerry Limited

2200 University Avenue East
Waterloo, ON N2K 0A7
Canada
519-888-7465
http://www.blackberry.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees3,288

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John S. ChenExec. Chairman & CEON/AN/A1956
Mr. Steven M. CapelliChief Financial Officer976.91kN/A1958
Mr. Carl J. WiesePres of Global SalesN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Bryan PalmaPres & COON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Mike WebberChief Information Officer & Chief Information Security OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.

Description

BlackBerry Limited operates as an enterprise software and services company focused on securing and managing endpoints in the Internet of Things. It offers BlackBerry Enterprise Mobility Suite, which combines and integrates mobile security, management, productivity, and collaboration solutions, such as BlackBerry UEM, BlackBerry Dynamics, and BlackBerry Workspaces; BlackBerry AtHoc, a secure and networked crisis communications solution; SecuSUITE for Government, a voice encryption software solution; BlackBerry Enterprise Consulting and BlackBerry Cybersecurity Consulting; and BBM Enterprise, an enterprise-grade secure instant messaging solution, as well as Communications Platform as a Service. The company also provides BlackBerry QNX, a software for automotive electronics; BlackBerry Jarvis, a cloud-based static binary code-scanning solution; Certicom that offers software components and end-to-end security solutions targeted at bandwidth and resource-constrained applications; Paratek, which offers adaptive radio frequency antenna tuning technology; BlackBerry Radar, an asset tracking and telematics product. In addition, it offers intellectual property and licensing; mobility licensing; other licensing programs; and develops legacy BlackBerry 10 platform, and delivers BlackBerry productivity applications to Android smartphone. Further, the company engages in the development and licensing of secure device software and the outsourcing to partners of design, manufacturing, sales, and customer support for BlackBerry-branded handsets; and provision of Android smartphones, smartphone accessories, and non-warranty repair services. Additionally, it is involved in the operations related to subscribers using mobile devices with its legacy BlackBerry 7 and prior operating systems. The company was formerly known as Research In Motion Limited and changed its name to BlackBerry Limited in July 2013. BlackBerry Limited was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Canada.

Corporate Governance

BlackBerry Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.