Canon Inc. Kyanon kabushiki-gaisha is a Japanese multinational corporation specialized in the manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers, computer printers and medical equipment. Its headquarters are located in Ōta, Tokyo, Japan. Canon has a primary listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the TOPIX index. It has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
Company Growth (employees)
Tokyo, JP
Size (employees)
197,673 (est)+5%
Canon was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, JP

Key People at Canon

Fujio Mitarai

Fujio Mitarai

Chairman and CEO
Rokus van Iperen

Rokus van Iperen

President and CEO, Europa
Masaya Maeda

Masaya Maeda

Senior Managing Director
Seymour Liebman

Seymour Liebman

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel
Toshio Homma

Toshio Homma

Senior Managing Director
Yoroku Adachi

Yoroku Adachi

Senior Managing Director, U.S.A

Canon Office Locations

Canon has offices in Tokyo, Buenos Aires and Melville
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
Melville, US
1 Canon Park
Buenos Aires, AR
San Martin 344 Piso 19

Canon Data and Metrics

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Market capitalization (19-Sep-2017)

37.2 b

Closing share price (19-Sep-2017)

Canon's current market capitalization is $37.2 b.
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Canon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Kite.lyMarch 28, 2017

Canon Market Value History

We estimate that Canon's current employees are approximately 13% female and 87% male.
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Canon Online and Social Media Presence

Canon News and Updates

Canon’s new 6D Mark II looks like a great update for its entry level full-frame camera

 Canon has a new version of the 6D, its entry-level full-frame DSLR. The 6D debuted in 2012, and I purchased one of the very first off the line – five years later, it’s still a terrific DSLR that in some ways matches my 5D Mark IV. Now, Canon has a new 6D Mark II, and it looks like a great value for…

9 bizarre things that are still canon in the 'Star Wars' universe

On Friday, the very first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi was finally released. And it ruled. SEE ALSO: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' teaser trailer is finally here It was so great to see those characters from The Force Awakens that we've grown to love over the past year and half back …

Canonical ends development of its phone to focus on cloud and IoT

 Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu Linux distribution, long had aspirations to become a player in the mobile phone and tablet world, too. You can’t easily buy an Ubuntu-powered phone today (at least not in the U.S.), but over the years, a few have come and gone. As Canonical founder Mark Shut…

Canon acquires London-based printing tech startup Kite

 Canon Europe seems to be developing a penchant for buying up London-based startups in the photo or printing space. Following the acquisition of parental photo-sharing app Lifecake in 2015, the company is on a shopping spree again, this time acquiring Kite, a print tech startup that lets developers …

Review: Canon EOS M5

This tiny camera demonstrates the DSLR giant can make a very capable higher-end mirrorless. The post Review: Canon EOS M5 appeared first on WIRED.

Canon's new cameras are perfect for Casey Neistat wannabes

Thanks to popular YouTubers like Casey Neistat, vlogging is more popular than ever.  With its three new cameras — the EOS M6, EOS T7i and EOS 77D — Canon's fully embracing the vlogging movement with open arms. SEE ALSO: Vlogger learns hatching an emu egg you bought on eBay isn't a great idea Wha…
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