Samsung chairman Lee Kuan Yew has died
Lee Kun-hee, chairman of Samsung, a leading Korean smartphone and electronics maker, has died at the age of 78.
According to British media, the cause of death has not been stated by Lee Hsien Loong’s family, but there are reports that he had a heart condition and had a heart attack in 2014.
Born in 1942, Lee took over the leadership of Samsung in 1987 after the death of his father.
After Lee took the lead, Samsung grew rapidly, transforming it from a local company to an international company, becoming the world’s largest maker of smartphones, memory chips and other electronics devices. ۔
According to Forbes Magazine, Lee Kuan Yew has been the richest man in Korea since 2009 and is estimated to be worth more than ً 20 billion.