LG Electronics appoints Kim Ki-Wan as new Managing Director for its India operations. Presently, Mr. Kim is the Executive Vice President of LG’s Home Entertainment Overseas Sales & Marketing Group.
In Kwon’s incumbency; LG India has amassed its market leadership in consumer durables and registered double digit growth in core consumer durable business in 1st half of 2015 as in 2014 as well.
Speaking of his tenure in India, Mr. Kwon said, ‘In my endeavor to leverage the synergies of the Indian business, LG India has today grown to be among the Top 5 markets globally for LG Electronics, and maintains its leadership position in consumer durables. I congratulate Mr. Kim on his appointment and am sure under his leadership; LG India will ensure stronger growth for the company’.
With more than 30 years of work experience at LG, Mr. Kim’s past assignments include being the CEO of MEA Regional company and the Global Marketing Officer at LG Electronics.
The appointment of Mr. Kim Ki-Wan as the Managing Director of the India subsidiary is effective August, 2015.