1955년생. 일본 아오야마대 경제학부 졸업, 미국 컬럼비아대 MBA. 1982년부터 4년간 노무라 증권 런던지사 근무. 1988년 롯데 일본 입사 이후 일본 롯데리아 전무이사, 지바 마린스 대표이사 역임. 한국 롯데 코리아 세븐 대표이사, 롯데 닷컴 대표이사를 역임. 현재 롯데 쇼핑, 호남석유화학, 롯데 제과 대표이사 및 정책본부 부회장, 전국경제인연합회 부회장, 한일경제협회 부회장. 아시아 기업인위원회 이사 미국 컬럼비아 경영대학 해외이사, 2005년 대한민국 국민훈장 모란장 수상, 2006년 핀란드 국민훈장 백장미상 수상.
Chairman of Lotte Group
CEO of lotte.com
CEO of Lotte Confectionery Company.
CEO of Honam Petrochemical Corp.
Board member of Lotte Department Store
Board member of Lotte Confectionery Company
Vice-Chairman of The Federation of Korean Industries
Vice President of Korea-Japan Economic Association
Acting Owner, Chiba Lotte Marines Co.,Ltd.
Executive Vice Chairman, Lotte Co., Ltd.
Executive Vice President, Lotteria Co.,Ltd
1978 APR. – 1980 DEC. Graduate School of Business Columbia University.
1973 APR. – 1977 MAR. Business Course, Aoyama Gakuin University.
1970 APR. – 1973 MAR. Aoyama Gakuin High School
2011 FEB. Chairman, Lotte Group Korea
2009 NOV Chairman of Visit Korea Committee
2005 JUNE. 10 Vice President of Korea-Japan Economic Association
2004 OCT. Representative of Lotte Corporate Headquarters
2004 MAR. CEO of Lotte Confectionery & Honam Petrochemical Corp.
2001 MAY. Executive Vice President, Lotteria Co.,Ltd(Japan)
2000 OCT. CEO of Mobidomi Corp.
2000 JAN. CEO of lotte.com
1999 MAY. CEO of Korea-Seven Corp.
1997 FEB. Executive Vice Chairman, Lotte Group Korea
1995 MAY. Executive Managing Director, Lotteria Co.,Ltd (Japan)
1995 MAR. Acting Owner Chiba Lotte Marines
1992 FEB. President, Chiba Marine Stadium Vision Co.,Ltd.
1991 NOV. Managing Director, Lotteria Co.,Ltd.
1990 FEB. Director, Lotte Co., Ltd.
1988 APR. Lotte Shoji Co.,Ltd.
1982 FEB. Executive Director, Institutional Research and Sales
Department of Nomura International Ltd.(London)
1981 APR. The Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.
Since 2005 JULY Board member of Board of Overseers at Columbia University Graduate School of Business
Since 2005 JUNE. 10 Vice President of Korea-Japan Economic Association
Since 2001 FEB. Vice-Chairman of The Federation of Korean Industries
Since 2000 Board member of Asia Business Council
2000 MAR. Co-published with Prof.Oh “Learning retail leads you to be CEO”
(*based on the experience of leading Korea Seven, the first CVS (7-Eleven) in Korea, he writes about 7-Eleven’s management Know-how for the Korean distributor.)
2005 JUNE 28 Order of Civil Merit of Moran Medal
from President of the Republic of Korea
2006 May 30 Knight, First class, of the Order of the White Rose of Finland
from President of Finland
2007 April 23 Officier de la Legion D’Honneur from President of France