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Company Overview of BlackBerry Limited

Executive Profile

John S. Chen

Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, BlackBerry Limited
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 5 Board Members in 5 organization across 9 different industries.

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As of Fiscal Year 2017


Mr. John S. Chen has been an Executive Chairman at BlackBerry Limited since November 4, 2013 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since November 4, 2013. He serves as an Advisor of WI Harper Group. Mr. Chen is active in the international policy arena and US-Asia relations. Mr. Chen served as Interim Chief Executive Officer of BlackBerry from November 4, 2013 to January 2014. He held a series of executive positions at Burroughs Corp. He served as the Chief Executive ...

Corporate Headquarters

2200 University Avenue East
Waterloo, Ontario N2K 0A7


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

Board Members Memberships

Independent Director
Independent Director
Executive Chairman & 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$1,999,999
All Other Compensation$17,096

Total Compensation

Total Annual Cash Compensation$1,017,096
Total Short Term Compensation$1,000,000
Other Long Term Compensation$2,017,095
Total Calculated Compensation$3,017,095

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