DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (April 16, 2010) — Chan-Koo Park, chairman and CEO of the Kumho Asiana Group, has been elected president international of the International Institute of Synthetic Rubber Producers (IISRP) for the 2010-2011 term.
Mr. Park, who will preside over the group's Annual General Meeting next year in South Korea, was elected at the recent IISRP conference in Dubai. He succeeds Bruno Pary, senior adviser at ExxonMobil Middle East and Africa, who now becomes the past-president international, the IISRP said.
Mr. Park also will serve as president to the Far Eastern Section. Eleven other members were elected to the Institute Executive Committee during the conference.