The Korean Register (KR) has announced its new CEO
Hyung-chul Lee takes the helm at joined KR after over 30 years of service in the classification society, holding various senior roles, including head of Statutory Service and head of Overseas Business Development Team, head at several key regional offices
“I am honoured to be elected as Chairman & CEO of KR. Next year, the Korean Register will celebrate its 60-year anniversary and I will do my utmost to ensure that KR continues to uphold its commitment to make a unique contribution to the international maritime industry to promote safe shipping and clean environment,” stated Hyung-chul Lee.
“Today the industry is facing significant environmental, economic and technological challenges. I look forward to leading KR, as we provide specialist advice and tailored services, and apply the best technology and strong practical solutions to serve our customers and act as a reliable supporter contributing to the success of the wider international maritime industry,” he added.
Maritime Business World