[이코노믹리뷰=박정훈 기자] SK hynix (000660) announced on the 2nd that it carried out organizational restructuring and executive reshuffle in 2022 after reporting to the board of directors.
In the organizational reshuffling that took place along with this personnel change, SK hynix newly established the ‘Safety Development and Manufacturing Manager’ and ‘Business Manager’ organizations under the CEO. In order to strengthen the company-wide responsibility and authority for safety and health, the role of the existing general manager of development and manufacturing has been expanded to the general manager of safety development and manufacturing. No-Jeong Kwak, in charge of manufacturing/technology, is promoted to president and takes over this organization. The business manager will lead the future growth strategy and execution together with the global business, and Jong-won Roh, in charge of management support, will be promoted to president and lead the organization.
In addition, the ‘Corporate Culture Upgrade TF’ has been newly established, and President Kwak No-jeong will concurrently serve as the head of this organization.
In order to implement the ‘Inside America’ strategy to strengthen business capabilities in the US, SK hynix was established as an ‘American Business’ organization. CEO Lee Seok-hee will concurrently serve as the head of this organization. A ‘American R&D’ organization is created under the Americas business. SK hynix plans to strengthen the global competitiveness of the NAND business through a new organization in the Americas and create partnerships with the world’s leading ICT companies.
The chief executives of each division will participate in this task force and communicate with the members to establish a working culture suitable for a global first-class technology company.
In this personnel appointment, SK hynix promoted changes from the perspective of drastic generational change and diversity and inclusiveness for early nurturing of excellent human resources. As the first full-time executive, Su-Yong Son was appointed, and Seung-A Shin was selected as a competent female executive, and Jae-Seo Lee, born in 1982, was selected as an excellent leader of the MZ generation. A total of 29 executives were newly appointed.
The details of SK hynix’s 2022 executive reshuffle are as follows.
□ Promoted to president (2 people)
□ New appointments (29 people)
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