Samsung India Electronics has promoted B D Park to the position of Managing Director, for India and President and CEO of Samsung South West Asia Operations. He was previously serving as Director, Mobile and IT at Samsung India. In his new role, Park will oversee the operations of Samsung India Electronics (SIEL), Samsung India Software Operations (SISO), Samsung’s research and development centre at Bengaluru, Samsung India Software Centre (SISC), and SEL India, Samsung’s research and development centres at Noida, as well as the company’s operations in the SAARC region.

Park succeeds Jung Soo Shin, President and CEO for Samsung South West Asia. Joining the company in 1991, Park came to India as the Head of the mobile and IT division in 2008.