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Company Overview of BlackBerry Limited

Executive Profile

John S. Chen

Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackBerry Limited
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 5 Board Members in 5 different organizations across 10 different industries.

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As of Fiscal Year 2016


Mr. John S. Chen has been Executive Chairman at BlackBerry Limited since November 4, 2013 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since November 2013. He serves as an Advisor of WI Harper Group. He served as Interim Chief Executive Officer of BlackBerry from November 4, 2013 to January 2014. Mr. Chen has been a Special Advisor at Silver Lake since November 5, 2012 and is part of the Value Creation group. He has a deep roots in the technology sector, with more than three ...

Corporate Headquarters

2200 University Avenue East
Waterloo, Ontario N2K 0A7


Phone: 519-888-7465
Fax: 519-888-6906

Board Members Memberships

Independent Director and Member of Audit Committee
Independent Director and Member of Human Resources Committee
Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer


Brown University
California Institute of Technology
Honorary Doctorate
Hong Kong University Of Science And Technology
Honorary Doctorate
City University of Hong Kong
Honorary Doctorate
San Jose State University

Other Affiliations

Annual Compensation

Total Annual Compensation$1,000,000

Stocks Options

Restricted Stock Awards$1,999,998
All Other Compensation$11,327

Total Compensation

Total Annual Cash Compensation$1,011,327
Total Short Term Compensation$1,000,000
Other Long Term Compensation$2,011,325
Total Calculated Compensation$3,011,325

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