Samsung may replace phone biz head Shin Jong-kyun

Samsung Electronics may replace Shin Jong-kyun, head of the group’s mobile division, as part of a major restructuring.

Shin Jong-kyun
Several media reports suggest that Samsung is planning a major management shake-up, as Lee Jae-yong, the technology group’s presumed heir, looks to cement his control over the company as his father remains hospitalized following a heart attack in May.

Last month, Samsung, the #1 smartphone supplier, reported its weakest quarterly earnings in three years, prompting the group to cut back on its smartphone portfolio.

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