R-Ts NetWorks

Server the Best

Samsung Mobile’s marketing chief leaves


Samsung Mobile’s UK and Ireland marketing director has left the company after just three months in the role.

Batyr Bulat is leaving Samsung for “personal reasons” and the mobile manufacturer is now searching for a replacement. It is not yet known whether he has a job to go to.

Bulat joined from Unilever as marketing director in November and reported to Samsung Mobile’s UK managing director Simon Stanford. He was handed responsibility for driving the company’s “smartphone for everyone” strategy.

Bulat was category marketing director at Unilever. He also spent nearly ten years at Reckitt Benckiser in a variety of European marketing roles.

Samsung was due to release its Galaxy S II smartphone in the UK this month but its release has now been postponed until May.

Boy band Take That has chosen Samsung to be a headline sponsor of its Progress Live 2011 tour, which commences in Sunderland in May.

Advertisements

March 29, 2011 - Posted by | Mobile Phones, Samsung | , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: