Nana Murugesan is Vice President and General Manager for Service and New Business at Samsung Electronics America (SEA), based at the Mountain View campus. Working across SEA’s executive leadership, Nana steers the company’s U.S. software and services strategy, including Samsung Pay and its Samsung Rewards loyalty platform.

Skilled in unlocking new growth and turnaround, Nana oversees an interdisciplinary team that builds software and services into new businesses—shaping the company’s investment, commercialization and monetization roadmap.

Nana previously served as SEA’s Vice President for Strategy and Operations. He started his career with Samsung in 2009 in the Global Strategy Group in Seoul, Korea. Prior to Samsung, he was with Boston Consulting Group and Cisco.

He was an InSITE Fellow advising early stage startups and has received the Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award for community leadership.

Nana holds a MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania—as well as a master’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Madras in India.