Samsung Director Defects To LG

With the Hanwha takeover of Samsung Techwin poised to close soon, one of their key directors has detected to rival LG.

Henry Kim was Director of Product Management at Samsung Techwin for 7 years. Now he has left to be Director of Sales and Marketing for LG's security / connected home division.

It will be interesting to see what LG does in this space. Despite LG's overall huge size (total 2014 revenue of ~$50 Billion), LG has not seemed to be as interested or committed to the security market as their key domestic rival Samsung.