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Board of Directors

kt seeks to improve corporate governance and management transparency with ethical management

Members of the Board of Directors

The CEO, inside and outside directors are selected by the general shareholders' meeting based on the recommendation of the Board and the Outside Director Candidates Recommendation Committee, respectively.

Inside Directors
  • Chang-Gyu Hwang CEO / Director
    • (Current) KT CEO
    • (Former) President & National CTO,
    • Office of Strategic R&D Planning
    • (Former) President & CTO, Samsung Electronics
    • Term Jan.2014~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Dong-Myun Lee Director
    • (Current) Head, Future Platform Business Group, KT
    • (Former) Head, The Institute of Convergence Technology, KT
    • (Former) Head, The Technology Strategy Office, KT
    • Term Mar.2019~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • In-Hoe Kim Director
    • (Current) Head, Corporate Planning Group, KT
    • (Former) Head, CEO Office, KT
    • (Former) Head, Financial Management Office, KT
    • Term Mar.2019~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
Outside Directors
  • Jong-Goo Kim Director/Board Chairman
    • (Current) Corporation lawyer, New Dimension Law Group
    • (Former) The 46th Minister of Ministry of Justice
    • Term Mar.2014~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Suk-Gwon Chang Director
    • (Current) Professor, School of Business, Hanyang University
    • (Former) President, Korea Association for Telecommunications Policy
    • Term Mar.2014~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Gye-Min Lee Director
    • (Former) Advisor, Korea News Editors’ Association Fund
    • (Former) Editor-in-chief, The Korea Economic Daily
    • (Former) CEO, Hankyung.com
    • Term Mar.2017~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Il Im Director
    • (Current) Professor, School of Business, Yonsei University
    • (Former) Associate Dean, School of Business, Yonsei University
    • (Former) Vice President, Korean Academic Society of Business Administration
    • Term Mar.2017~2020 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Gang-Chul Lee Director
    • (Former) Senior Secretary to the President for Public Participation, Office of the President
    • (Former) Auditing Director, Ultra V
    • Term Mar.2018~2021 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Dae-You Kim Director
    • (Current) Outside Director, DB Life Insurance
    • (Former) Senior Secretary to the President for Economic Policy, Office of the President
    • (Former) Vice President, Wonik Investment Partners
    • Term Mar.2018~2021 annual
      general shareholders' meeting
  • Hee-Yol Yu Director
    • (Current) Chair-Professor, Pusan National University
    • (Former) Board Chairperson, Korea Carbon Capture
      & Sequestration R&D Center
    • (Former) Vice Minister, the Ministry of Science & Technology
    • Term Mar.2019~2022 annual general shareholders' meeting
  • Tae-Yoon Sung Director
    • (Current) Professor, School of Economics, Yonsei University
    • (Current) Dean, Underwood International College, Yonsei University
    • (Current) Editorial Board Member, Korean Economic Review,
      Korean Economic Association
    • Term Mar.2019~2022 annual general shareholders' meeting