Chief Innovation Officer, Samsung Electronics / Founder and President, Samsung NEXTSamsung Electronics
As Chief Innovation Officer, identified new industry and consumer trends, developed long term strategy, and led key growth opportunities and partnerships in close collaboration with fellow members of the Executive Management team.
Also founded and led internal division focused on software and services startups to complement Samsung’s hardware. Established teams dedicated to: venture capital; partnerships; acquisitions; and product development. Expanded to 6 locations globally to connect startups to the scale and benefits of Samsung ecosystem while providing Samsung with unique access to emerging trends, new growth opportunities and top talent.