Samsung Electronics’ slow-going push to invest in mobile software is drawing attention throughout the technology industry. The company has vowed to better partner with app developers. But Samsung remains one of the most opaque companies in business, with Samsung employees often calling its close-knit leadership “The Tower” or the “Invisible Hand.”
A variety of teams with overlapping duties are spread across the globe, with headquarters in South Korea still calling the shots. Here are some key people involved in the technology giant’s mobile software push whom potential partners and software developers need to know or know of.