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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 20374277037-88
Registration date: 27/10/11 12:28:02

The information on this organisation was last modified on 16/07/14 17:23:51
The date of the last annual update was 14/10/13 09:10:57

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: BlackBerry
Acronym: BlackBerry
Legal status: BlackBerry Limited
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Companies & groups

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  John Chen
Position: Executive Chair & CEO

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Dave Pryce
Position: VP Government Relations EMEA

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 2200 University Avenue East 
Telephone number: (+1519) 8887465
Fax number: (+1519) 8881975
Other contact information: BLACKBERRY BVBA
Voka - Kamer van Koophand
Limburg VZW Gouverneur Roppesingel 51

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: A global leader in mobile communications, BlackBerry® revolutionized the mobile industry when it was introduced in 1999. Today, BlackBerry aims to inspire the success of our millions of customers around the world by continuously pushing the boundaries of mobile experiences. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, BlackBerry operates offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. The company trades under the ticker symbols "BB" on the Toronto Stock Exchange and "BBRY" on the NASDAQ.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 10
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Audiovisual and Culture
Consumer Affairs
Data Protection, Privacy and Security
Digital Agenda and Digital Single Market
Enterprise and Standardization
Europe 2020 Strategy
Intellectual Property Rights
Public Health

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.


Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 10/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 300000  € - 350000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code: