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Sang Jin Park

Samsung Electronics

Mr. Sang-jin Park is the President of Samsung Electronics. Prior to his current position, Mr. Park served as President & CEO of Samsung SDI from December 2010 to December 2014; President & CEO of Samsung Digital Imaging from 2009 to 2010; President of Samsung Electronics South-East Asia HQ from 2004 to 2008; Executive Vice President of Samsung Electronics responsible for Mobile Business Division from 2003 to 2004. Mr. Park has also served as President of Samsung Electronics Spain (Spain & Portugal) from 1996 to 1999, and President of Samsung Electronics France from 1993 to 1996. For the past thirty-seven years, Mr. Park”Ēs leadership and in-depth technology expertise have helped build Samsung into the world largest electronics company and energy solution provider. He is widely credited with the success of Samsung Electronics”Ē mobile and digital imaging business and Samsung SDI”Ēs energy solution business. Mr. Park was honored with the Order of Industrial Service Merit Award. Currently, Mr. Park serves as Vice Chairman of ”ĒSeoul Chamber of Commerce & Industry”Ē and ”ĒKorea-Japan Economic Association”Ē, and President of ”ĒKorea Equestrian Federation”Ē. Mr. Park graduated from Seoul National University with a bachelor”Æs degree in International Trade. [Reference] - ”®15.03~ [Present] President of Korea Equestrian Federation - ”®15.02~ [Present] Vice Chairman of Korea-Japan Economic Association - ”®15.02~ [Present] Vice Chairman of Seoul Chamber of Commerce & Industry - ”®14.12~ [Present] Corporate Relations at Samsung Electronics (President) - ”®10.12~ ”®15.04Chairman of the board at Korean Cell Research Association - ”®10.12~ CEO of Samsung SDI - ”®10.04~ Head of Department of Digital Imaging Business at Samsung Electronics - ”®10.01~ CEO of Samsung Digital Imaging (President) - ”®09.02~ CEO of Samsung Digital Imaging (Vice President) - ”®08.05~ 09.01 Head of Digital Camera Business Department at Samsung Techwin (Vice President) - ”®04.02~ 08.05 General Director of South-East Asia Business at Samsung Electronics (Vice President) - ”®03.04~ General Director of Telecommunication Network Department at Samsung Electronics Head of Wireless Business Division (Vice President) - ”®01.03~ 03.02 General Director of Telecommunication Business at Samsung Electronics Deputy Head of Wireless Marketing Division in Wireless Business Department (Executive) - ”®00.02~ 01.01 Deputy Head of Wireless Marketing Division at Samsung Electronics (Managing Director) - ”®99.02~ 00.01 Head of Global Marketing Department (Managing Director) - ”®93.10~ 99.01 CEO of Samsung Electronics Europe - ”®77.08~ Entered Samsung Electronics
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