Hankook Tire: Sanghoon Lee is new President Europe
At the beginning of the year, premium tyre maker Hankook appointed Sanghoon Lee as Chief Operation Officer (COO) and President. As the head of Hankook’s European headquarters he will resume responsibility for the entire operative business within the European and CIS-Region.
Sanghoon Lee has extensive international management experience; he was COO at Hankook Tire China and before that vice president of sales. He played a pivotal role in the expansion of Hankook's market share in China, where he was head of the strategy department at the China headquarters in Shanghai from 2011. Sanghoon Lee has been with the company since 1993. He studied public administration at Chung-Ang University in Seoul.