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Does Samsung need ‘royal family’ leadership to prosper?

With Samsung enjoying record results despite its de facto leader’s imprisonment, the author of an upcoming book on the tech giant raised questions about whether Samsung and similar Korean conglomerates can continue under “royal family”  management, or are headed for a post-imperial era. “Historically, the ruling family was an asset in unifying the company, but […]