That it will promote Jo Seong-jin, LG announced today the head of its profitable Home Appliance business to the role of Vice Chairman and CEO of the company appears to be selling well, After a couple of rough quarters for its mobile phone division , the mobile division as a whole has been dragging the company down since Q3 2015 despite record numbers from the the home appliances division.While the company’s new flagship phone, the LG V20,
LG’s mobile division boss Juno Cho will have another opportunity to help his group bounce back from flops like the LG G5 Despite those losses, Home compared to the 38 it promoted in last year’s yearly restructuring.. Cho is keeping his position for now, but the South Korean company also promoted 57 other executives this week,
Mr. Jo only holds a high school diploma and no bachelor’s degree, but he’s been with the company since 1976 Also worth noting Home when he helped develop LF’s first automatic washing machine. (Earning him the nickname ” which is responsible for smart home and IoT devices like this smart fridge with whopping 29-inch tablet built-in .Mr. Washing Machine” in the process.)Home Since taking Home Appliance over LG’s and Air Solution company in 2015, Jo helped roll out the high-end Signature brand LG.