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Samsung Announces Gregory Lee as President of Samsung Telecommunications America

  Samsung Announces Gregory Lee as President of Samsung Telecommunications
  America

Business Wire

DALLAS -- July 3, 2013

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in digital media and digital
convergence technologies, today announced the appointment of Mr. Gregory Lee
as President of Samsung Telecommunications America (STA) effective
immediately. In his new role, Mr. Lee is responsible for leading the company’s
mobile business operations and strengthening the company’s leading position in
the smartphone market in the U.S.

Gregory Lee (Photo: Business Wire)

Gregory Lee (Photo: Business Wire)

Mr. Lee comes to STA after serving as President of Samsung’s Southeast Asia
Headquarters for the past three years. Prior to that, he was the head of
Global Marketing Operations in the Samsung Electronics Headquarters in Korea.
As a recognized expert through his achievements in marketing and innovative
operations in Southeast Asia, Mr. Lee will continue to build STA’s success and
mobile business initiatives.

Samsung Telecommunications America’s outgoing President, Dale Sohn, will
return to Korea as Executive Advisor to Mr. J.K. Shin, co-CEO and President of
the IT & Mobile Communications. During Mr. Sohn’s leadership of STA over the
past seven years, Samsung became No. 1 in the U.S. mobile phone market,
achieved record results with the Galaxy S^® smartphone portfolio, and Mr. Sohn
has driven Samsung’s commitment to network business.

About Samsung Telecommunications America

Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, (Samsung Mobile) a Dallas-based
subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets
wireless handsets, wireless infrastructure and other telecommunications
products throughout North America. For more information, please visit
www.samsung.com.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new
possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and
discovery, we are transforming the worlds oftelevisions, smartphones,
personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical
devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79
countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please
visit www.samsung.com.

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