Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics is a key subsidiary of Samsung Group, a South Korean multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It is the largest South Korean chaebol. Other key subsidiaries include Samsung Heavy Industries, Samsung Engineering and Samsung C&T.  

Lee Jae-yong has effectively been at the helm of Samsung since his father suffered a heart attack in 2014

Samsung heir in tears as prosecutors demand 12-year jail term

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong fought back tears and denied wrongdoing on Monday as prosecutors sought a 12-year jail term on charges that include bribing the former president to help cement control of the South Korean tech giant.