Yong Sung Jeon
President and Chief Executive Officer
Southeast Asia Headquarters
Mr. Yong Sung Jeon was appointed to the role of President and CEO of Samsung Electronics South East Asia & Oceania in February 2015.
Prior to this, Mr. Jeon was the President of Thai Samsung Electronics from January 2013 where he oversaw and strengthened the subsidiary's business performance.
Mr. Jeon started working with Samsung in 1986. Throughout the course of over 25 years with the company, Mr. Jeon has held different portfolios that exposed him to various markets including the United Kingdom, Taiwan, China and Thailand.
As one of Samsung's visionary management team members, Mr. Jeon has a proven track record in the areas of management and business performance. He will leverage his experience to continue to build Samsung Electronics' success in the Southeast Asia and Oceania region.
Samsung Electronics New Zealand
W.J. Song is the Managing Director for Samsung New Zealand. Mr. Song is a veteran of Samsung, having commenced employment in 1999. In his tenure with the company, Mr. Song has held a variety of key positions in Samsung’s global business, including 3 years in the United States, 8 years in France, and most recently in Samsung’s regional headquarters in Singapore.
Mr. Song brings a wealth of experience in business management and a proven track record of delivering growth. He is looking forward to the prospect and opportunity presented in building Samsung’s business in New Zealand.