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Samsung chairman's son joins board

Tuesday 13 September 2016 | 09:08 CET | News
Samsung Electronics announced the appointment of Jay Y. Lee to its board of directors. Lee is the son of Samsung Chairman Kun-Hee Lee, who was hospitalised two years ago following a heart attack. He is considered the likely successor as head of the Korean group. Samsung Electronics said that "the time is now right to nominate Jay Y. Lee as a member of the Board to allow him to take a more active role in the company's strategic decision-making".

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