Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics and the only son of chairman Lee Kun-hee, said that he has meetings lined up with 30 global mobile carriers on Monday and Tuesday on the sidelines of the Mobile World Congress.
Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jay-yong (left) shakes hands with KT chairman Lee Suk-chae
“My schedule is fully booked,” he told reporters. “I don’t even have 30 minutes of spare time.”
At his first meeting around 11:30 a.m., local time, he discussed cooperation measures with SK Telecom chief Ha Sung-min, joined by Samsung mobile head Shin Jong-kyun in a closed meeting.
He then had lunch with KT chairman Lee Suk-chae and Shin in another closed meeting.
By Cho Ji-hyun, Korea Herald correspondent (firstname.lastname@example.org)