SK

SK provides integrated IT services to finance, telecommunication, energy, chemical, education and logistics sectors. Read more

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SK

SK provides integrated IT services to finance, telecommunication, energy, chemical, education and logistics sectors. Read more

Chey Tae-won's photo - Chairman of SK

Chairman

Chey Tae-won

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

Founded:

1953

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of SK Holdings

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Lotte is perceived as one of SK's biggest rivals. Lotte was founded in 1967 in Seoul, Seoul Teugbyeolsi. Lotte is in the Specialty Stores field. Lotte generates $14.7B less revenue than SK.

Samsung is SK's #2 rival. Samsung is a Public company that was founded in 1938 in Seoul, Seoul Teugbyeolsi. Samsung competes in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. Compared to SK, Samsung has 179,456 more employees.

LG Electronics is one of SK's top competitors. LG Electronics's headquarters is in Seoul, Seoul Teugbyeolsi, and was founded in 1958. LG Electronics operates in the Consumer Electronics industry. LG Electronics generates 252% of SK's revenue.

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SK Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
AMPAC Fine Chemicals, LLC

Jul 2018

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$455M
AMPAC Fine Chemicals is a contract development manufacturer that produces active pharmaceutical ingredients and baseline drug substances.

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Ethylene Acrylic Acid Business, Dow Chemical

Feb 2017

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that SK has acquired. SK has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was AMPAC Fine Chemicals, LLC in Jul 2018. AMPAC Fine Chemicals is a contract development manufacturer that produces active pharmaceutical ingredients and baseline drug substances.

SK Funding History

Since SK was founded in 1953, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SK has raised $25.0M. SK's funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $25.0M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Unattributed
Dec 2015
$25M
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Since SK was founded in 1953, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total SK has raised $25.0M. SK's funding round was on Dec 2015 for a total of $25.0M

SK Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Polestar is a Sweden-based automotive company that designs and markets high performance electric cars online via purchase and subscription business models.
$550M
Apr 14, 2021
Private Placement
Jul 01, 2015
VinCommerce is a Vietnam-based retail company that owns and operates 2,300 convenience stores and supermarkets for buying clothes, footwear and accessories.
$410M
Apr 05, 2021
Corporate Round
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Plug Power designs, develops, manufactures and commercializes fuel cell systems for electric lift trucks and materials handling equipment.
$1.5B
Jan 06, 2021
Minority Stake
Oct 28, 1999
Enuma is a designer and developer of mobile-based educational games for kids.
$9M
May 17, 2020
Series B
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HBM is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers and develops immuno-oncology therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases.
$75M
Mar 11, 2020
Series B
Dec 10, 2020

These are all the companies that SK has invested in. SK has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was AMPAC Fine Chemicals, LLC in Jul 2018. AMPAC Fine Chemicals is a contract development manufacturer that produces active pharmaceutical ingredients and baseline drug substances.

SK News

April 7, 2021Post Online Media

SK Group acquires 16.3% stake VinCommerce for $410 million

SK Group has acquired 16.3 percent stake of Vietnam's largest retail chain VinCommerce. Experts asses... See more »
March 31, 2021DealStreetAsia

S Korea's SK Group mulls investment in Vietnam's Pharmacity

SK Group, one of South Korea's largest conglomerates, may invest in Vietnam's largest pharmacy retail... See more »
March 5, 2021Green Car Congress

SK Group to invest $16.4B to create hydrogen production-distribution-consumption ecosystem by 2025

Korea-based SK Group will invest about 18 trillion won (US$16.4 billion) over the next five years to ... See more »
February 14, 2021The Korea Herald

SK Group has most affiliates among conglomerates

Energy-to-telecom conglomerate SK Group has the largest number of affiliated companies, data showed S... See more »
February 5, 2021Branding in Asia

Park Seo Jun Named Brand Ambassador By SK Magic

SK magic names South Korean rising star, Park Seo Jun as the brand ambassador for 2021.... See more »
February 5, 2021Evertiq

SK invests in SiC power semiconductor manufacturer

SK Holdings, the investment arm of South Korean SK Group, has acquired a 33,6 precent stake in South ... See more »

SK Blogs

March 18, 2018SK Blog

감정 기복이 심해져서 걱정이에요

Q. 갈수록 감정 기복이 심해지는 것 같아요 어제 친구들과 모임이 있었는데 신나게 웃고 떠들다가 갑자기 우울한 생각이 들어서 집에 와버렸어요. 괜히 친구들 기분까지 다 망... See more »
March 15, 2018SK Blog

가게에서 바로 마신다, 서울 가게맥주 순례

가게 냉장고에서 꺼낸 술과 간단한 안주를 저렴하게 곁들일 수 있는 '가맥집'(가게맥주)은 전주 여행에서 빼놓을 수 없는 훌륭한 유산입니다. 낮에는 동네 슈퍼로 정겨움을 주고, 밤에는... See more »
March 15, 2018SK Blog

SK텔레콤, 온라인 채용설명회 'T-Career Live' 19 일 개최

SK텔레콤이 2018 년 채용 시즌을 맞아 오는 19 일 온라인 채용설명회 '티 커리어 라이브(T-Career Live)'를 개최합니다. SK텔레콤은 지난해까지 대... See more »
March 14, 2018SK Blog

새로운 경영 트렌드 시작! 주주친화경영과 투명경영

국내 대기업들이 최근 외부를 향해 문을 활짝 열며 경영 투명성을 높이고 있습니다. 소액주주들의 권익 보호와 신장을 위한 주주친화경영에도 적극적이죠. 예컨대 특정한 날짜에 몰아서 개최... See more »
March 14, 2018SK Blog

SK이노베이션, 성장하는 유럽 전기차 시장에 대응

SK이노베이션이 현지시간 8일, 헝가리 코마롬(Komárom)에서 전기차 배터리 생산공장 기공식을 개최했다고 밝혔습니다. SK이노베이션, 유럽시장 전진기지인 헝가리 ... See more »
March 13, 2018SK Blog

공기도 필터링이 필요해! 공기청정기 필수 시대

창문을 열면 맑은 공기보다 황사와 미세먼지를 더 많이 들이마시게 되는 봄입니다. 이제는 숨 쉴 때도 필터링이 필요한 만큼 공기청정기가 각 가정의 필수 생활가전으로 자리 잡고 있는데요... See more »
March 13, 2018SK Blog

SK브로드밴드, 콘텐츠 산업 활성화를 위한 크리에이터 양성에 본격 나선다

SK브로드밴드가 콘텐츠 산업 활성화를 위해 영상 및 광고 크리에이터를 양성하는 등 본격적인 지원에 나섭니다. 이를 위해 SK브로드밴드는 총상금 1억 2천만 원의 대규모... See more »

SK Press Releases

August 1, 2017Blackbird

SK Holdings Makes US$333 Million Strategic Equity Investment into ESR

Largest ever minority investment by SK HoldingsSignificant synergies between SK and ESR to strengthen... See more »
September 30, 2016NewsMaker

Polypropylene Carbonate Market Overview, Manufacturing Cost Structure Analysis, Growth Opportunities & Restraints to 2020

The Polypropylene Carbonate Market Report is a meticulous investigation of current scenario of the gl... See more »
May 30, 2016PR-Inside

SK Holdings Co., Ltd.

(PR-inside.com) Marketline's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Inves... See more »
May 10, 2016Bulldog Reporter

SK Lubricants Selects Brandware for U.S. Consumer Brand Launch

Brandware, an independent, full-service communications firm with deep automotive aftermarket, OEM and... See more »
March 7, 2016Business Wire

Complex Partial Seizure Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015 - Key Companies are Pfizer, SK Holdings & Advanced Clinical LLC - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t9gs9b/comp... See more »
November 24, 2014PRESS RELEASE POINT

Soitec and SK Innovation to collaborate on advanced semiconductor materials

Seoul, South Korea and Bernin (Grenoble), France, November 24, 2014 — Soitec (Euronext), a world lead... See more »
July 24, 2014PRESSRELEASEPING

SK Innovation Co., Ltd. - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Companyprofilesandconferences.com glad to promote a new report on "SK Innovation Co., Ltd. - Financia... See more »

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SK Headquarters

26, Jong-ro, Jongno-gu

Seoul, Seoul Teugbyeolsi03188

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SK Summary

ABOUT

Overview

SK Holdings (Korea Exchange, 003600) manufactures and sells lubricants, oils, and chemicals. It is one of the largest conglomerates in South Korea made up of 95 subsidiaries and affiliate companies sharing the company's brand and culture. It changed i...

CEO

SK's Chairman, Chey Tae-won, currently has an approval rating of 82%. SK's primary competitors are Lotte, Samsung & LG Electronics.

Website

sk.com

Frequently Asked Questions about SK

  1. When was SK founded?

    SK was founded in 1953
  2. Who is SK's CEO?

    SK's CEO is Chey Tae-won
  3. How much revenue does SK generate?

    SK generates $23B in revenue
  4. How much funding does SK have?

    SK has historically raised $25M in funding
  5. Where is SK's headquarters?

    SK's headquarters is in Seoul Seoul Teugbyeolsi, KR
  1. How many employees does SK have?

    SK has 107,983 employees
  2. What sector does SK operate in?

    SK is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are SK's competitors?

    SK's top competitors are Lotte, Samsung, LG Electronics
  4. Who has SK invested in?

    SK's has invested in companies such as Polestar, VinCommerce, Plug Power