Crain News Service report
SEOUL, South Korea (Feb. 3, 2016) — Kumho Tire Co. Inc. has promoted 25-plus-year company veteran Han-Seob Lee to CEO, succeeding Chang-Kyu Kim.
Mr. Lee, 61, most recently was chief sales officer, overseeing global sales efforts for the South Korean tire maker.
Kumho did not elaborate on the reasons for the change nor on Mr. Kim's future. The 38-year Kumho Group veteran was appointed president and CEO in February 2012.