LG has created LG Home Appliance & Air Solution


LgLG Electronics has announced the merger of its Home Appliance and Air Conditioning & Energy Solution business units to create a consolidated LG Home Appliance & Air Solution (H&A) Company. Seong-jin Jo, President and CEO of the LG Home Appliance Company, will assume responsibility of the new H&A Company. “The merger of the HA and HA and AE Companies  will strengthen LG’s ability to provide total solutions for the home based on its proprietary core technologies. The company also announced the appointment of new executives to lead the LG Home Entertainment and LG Mobile Communications companies and. All new appointments are effective as of Dec. 1, 2014 with promotions taking effect on Jan. 1, 2015. Juno Cho, President of LG Corp., LG Electronics’ holding company, will take on the role of President and CEO of the LG Mobile Communication Company with Jong-seok Park moving into the newly created position of Chief Technology Advisor. Bong-suk Kwon, head of the Synergy Division of LG Corp., will be promoted to Executive Vice President and CEO of the LG Home Entertainment Company.