Samsung names JS Shin as President & CEO for south west Asia
South Korean electronics giant Samsung says it has appointed Jung Soo Shin as President and CEO for its south-west Asia operations.business Updated: Feb 24, 2009 20:02 IST
South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Tuesday said it has appointed Jung Soo Shin as President and CEO for its south-west Asia operations.
In his new role, Shin will oversee the operations of all existing Samsung subsidiaries in India, namely Samsung India Electronics, Samsung India Software Operations (SISO), its research and development centre in Bangalore and head SAARC region, the company said in a statement.
Prior to this appointment, Shin was Head of Marketing for Samsung's Digital Appliances Business and succeeds H B Lee.
"It will be my endeavour to leverage the success achieved by my predecessors in this high potential Indian market and lead the Indian team to make Samsung a top electronics brand in the country," Shin said.