Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol. Samsung was founded by Lee Byung-chul in 1938 as a trading company. We exist to create human-driven innovations that defy barriers to progress. The technology that moves us forward, as a society and as people, is technology that is human-driven, that helps people express themselves and brings us closer together. Samsung creates some of the most advanced technologies in the world not because it can, but to empower people to make meaningful progress in their lives, and in return, create a better world for all.