Chung Eui-sun

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Chung.
Chung Eui-sun
Born (1970-10-18) 18 October 1970 (age 43)
Republic of Korea
Citizenship Republic of Korea
Education Korea University, University of San Francisco
Occupation Vice Chairman of Hyundai Motor Company
Net worth $2.6 billion (2013)
Children 2
Chung Eui-sun
Hangul 정의선
Hanja 鄭義宣
Revised Romanization Jeong Ui-seon
McCune–Reischauer Chŏng Ŭisŏn

Chung Eui-sun (born October 18, 1970), also spelled Chung Eui-son, is a South Korean businessman. He is the vice chairman of Hyundai Motor Company and the only son of Hyundai Motor Group chairman Chung Mong-koo.

From 2005 to 2009, Chung was the president of Kia Motors Corp., the subsidiary of Hyundai Motor, which owns 34 percent of Kia. According to Forbes, Chung is credited with the success of the Kia Cee'd in Europe along with the Soul and the Forte.[1]

Chung received the bachelor's degree in business management administration from Korea University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of San Francisco School of Business.

He is the president of the Asian Archery Federation.

Professional Experience[edit]

  • 2009 – Present : Vice Chairman, Hyundai Motor Company Sales & Planning
  • 2005 – 2009 : President, Kia Motors Corporation(the sister company of Hyundai Motor)
  • 2003 – 2005 : Chief Operating Officer, Hyundai-Kia Corporate Planning Division
  • 2001 – 2002 : Deputy Operating Officer, Hyundai Motor's Domestic Sales & Marketing Division
  • 2001 – 2002 : Deputy Operating Officer, Hyundai-Kia After-Sales Service Division
  • 2000 – 2002 : Deputy Operating Officer, Hyundai Information Technology Center
  • 1999 – 2001 : Director, Hyundai Procurement Planning & Coordination Group
  • 1994 – 1999 : Deputy Manager, Hyundai Precision and Industries Ltd. (San Francisco, USA)
  • 1997 – 1999 : Itochu Corporation (New York, USA)

Education[edit]

  • 1997 : MBA (University of San Francisco Business School)
  • 1993 : Bachelor of Business Management Administration (Korea University)

Awards & Honors[edit]

  • 2006 : World Economic Forum, Young Global Leader
  • 2005 ~ Present : Asian Archery Federation, President

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