Samsung opts for a new organization of its management. While the South Korean presented yesterday with great fanfare its Galaxy S4, the manufacturer also took the opportunity to appoint two new CEOs alongside Oh-Hyun Kwon, current CEO.
Boo-Keun Yoon and JK Shin have thus been appointed co-CEOs. They will nevertheless continue to lead their respective branches: Boo-Keun Yoon will operate in the consumer electronics division, and in particular televisions, and JK Shin will operate in IT and mobile telephony.
Samsung therefore now operates with three CEOs. In the past, the Korean brand used to operate the management of each units independently, which had earned him some criticism.