Samsung appoints Gregory Lee as President and CEO for North America Headquarters (NAHQ)
Samsung’s Electronics’ North American arm has got a new CEO and President. Gregory Lee, who held the position as President of Samsung Telecommunications America (STA) has been promoted to handle the whole North American Headquarters (NAHQ). While Lee will still hold his previous position, his new responsibilities will include overseeing Samsung businesses across all offices in North America which include Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Samsung Telecommunications America, LP and Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc., while still leading STA’s mobile business operations and strengthening its leading positions in the smartphone and wireless markets in the U.S.
NAHQ’s previous President and CEO, YK Kim will shift his base from US to South Korea and will serve as an advisor to the Global Marketing Operations in the Samsung Electronics Headquarters.