Following the big announcement of the next Galaxy instalment, the Galaxy S IV rounded up, the South-Korean giant has appointed the President Boo-keun Yoon and President J.K. Shin as co-CEOs of Samsung Electronics following the company’s annual general shareholders’ meeting while company’s Vice Chairman Oh-Hyun Kwon will retain his position as CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Here is what Samsung has to say about the new appointments:
The new appointments recognize the strong performance of President Yoon and President Shin. Under President Yoon, Samsung’s TV business maintained and solidified its global leadership position after becoming global No. 1 in 2006. Under President Shin, Samsung’s mobile business posted significant growth and attained global No.1 position in smartphones in 2011 and in overall mobile phones in 2012.