SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA — Creative agency Cheil Worldwide has announced the promotion of Jonghyun Kim to President and CEO from his previous position as Head of Business / Business 1.
Jonghyun Kim is widely recognized for his global business expertise and broad experience in various fields since joining Cheil Worldwide. In addition to heading Cheil Greater China, he has provided leadership to teams across the organization, including Internet Business, Strategic Planning, and Digital & Global Business.
As President and CEO, he is expected to lead Cheil’s continued growth and enhance company competitiveness.
The current CEO, Jeongkeun Yoo, will stay on with the company as Chairman of the Board, following a decision by the board to separate the two roles. He will continue his work to strengthen the company’s growth and transparent management.