ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Samsung Electronics balks at rejiggering its structure

Jailed leader, presidential election make 'chaebol' reluctant to change

Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-hyun speaks to shareholders in Seoul on March 24. (Courtesy of Samsung Electronics)

SEOUL -- Samsung Electronics on Friday signaled it wants to hold off on shifting to a holding company structure, dashing investors' expectations for a change many believe would boost the top smartphone maker's market value.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more