Ownership Structure

As of the end of December, 2015, the number of total shares outstanding of Samsung Electronics is 170,132,764.
ownership

The numbers of common shares outstanding and preferred shares outstanding are 147,299,337 (86.6%) and 22,833,427 (13.4%), respectively.

The number of total treasury stocks of Samsung Electronics is 24,188,083(14.2%), with 19,902,489 common shares (13.5% of common shares outstanding) and 4,285,594 preferred shares (18.8% of preferred shares outstanding).

* Number of shares outstanding & treasury stocks of Samsung Electronics for the recent 5 years

year shares outstanding treasury stocks
common preferred total common preferred Total
2011 147,299,337 22,833,427 170,132,764 16,912,614 2,979,693 19,892,307
2012 147,299,337 22,833,427 170,132,764 16,451,438 2,979,693 19,431,131
2013 147,299,337 22,833,427 170,132,764 16,384,216 2,979,693 19,363,909
2014 147,299,337 22,833,427 170,132,764 17,094,741 3,110,943 20,205,684
2015 147,299,337 22,833,427 170,132,764 19,902,489 4,285,594 24,188,083
Ownership structure of Samsung Electronics as of the end of December, 2015
( Total Stock )
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( Common Stock )
( Preferred Stock )
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(1) Shareholding Structure

1) List of a Major Shareholder & Related Parties (As of December 31, 2015)


(Unit: shares, %)
Name Relationship Class of
Stock
Number of Shareholdings
End of Quarter
Number of Shares % Port.
* Samsung Life ownership includes shares in special accounts
Kun-Hee Lee Major shareholder Common stock 4,985,464 3.38
Kun-Hee Lee Major shareholder Preferred Stock 12,398 0.05
Samsung Corporation Affiliate Common stock 5,976,362 4.06
Samsung Welfare
Foundation
Affiliate Common stock 89,683 0.06
Samsung Foundation of
Culture
Affiliate Common stock 37,615 0.03
Ra-Hee Hong Family member Common stock 1,083,072 0.74
Jae-Yong Lee Family member Common stock 840,403 0.57
Samsung Life Insurance Affiliate Common stock 11,116,164 7.55
Samsung Life Insurance Affiliate Preferred Stock 46,336 0.20
Samsung Fire & Marine
Insurance
Affiliate Common stock 1,856,370 1.26
Oh-Hyun Kwon BOD member Common stock 1,700 0.00
Sang-Hoon Lee BOD member Common stock 1,473 0.00
Total Common stock 25,988,306 17.64
Preferred stock 58,734 0.26
Total 26,047,040 15.31

2) List of Shareholders with the Ownership of 5% and above [ As of December 31, 2015 ]


(Unit: shares, %)
Name Common Stock
Number of
Shares
% Port.
* Samsung Life's ownership includes shares in special accounts.
National Pension
Service
13,068,288 8.87
Samsung Life
Insurance
11,116,164 7.55