Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Hankook Tire Europe has appointed Han-Jun Kim as its new president and chief operation officer, effective 1 Jan.
Kim is taking over the position of COO for Europe and CIS from Ho-Youl Pae, who “significantly contributed” to establishing the Hankook brand in Europe, the South Korean company announced 2 Jan.
Kim holds a master’s degree in business administration and joined Hankook in 2011. He most recently served as VP for corporate management at the company’s global headquarters in Seoul.
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