Roh Tae-moon was pivotal to the development of the Galaxy brand, and he’s now overseeing Samsung’s mobile efforts.
What you need to know
- Samsung Electronics appoints Roh Tae-moon as new mobile chief.
- Roh previously led development of the Galaxy series, and is Samsung’s youngest president.
- DJ Koh will continue to oversee the IM business, which includes both the mobile unit and networking hardware.
Samsung is known for routinely switching execs to new roles, and the South Korean brand is now making another management reshuffle. The manufacturer is promoting Roh Tae-moon to oversee its mobile business, with the exec previously leading development of the Galaxy lineup.