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Kia Corporation (000270.KS)

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Kia Corporation

12, Heolleung-ro
Seoul 137-938
South Korea
82 2 3464 5169

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
IndustryAuto Manufacturers
Full-time employees33,516

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Ho-Sung SongCEO & PresN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Jun-Young ChoiCEO, Exec. VP & Chief Safety OfficerN/AN/A1963
Mr. Chun-Soo HanCFO, Exec. VP & DirectorN/AN/A1959
Mr. Yaser ShabsoghChief Operating Officer of MEAN/AN/AN/A
Dong Wook KimSr. VP of External Affairs DepartmentN/AN/AN/A
Byung-kwon RhimExec. VP & Head of North American HeadquartersN/AN/AN/A
Yong-kew ParkExec. VP & Head of the European HeadquartersN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Thomas SchemeraHead of Global Product Strategy & DesignN/AN/A1964
Mr. Jin Ha KimHead of Russia & CIS HeadquartersN/AN/AN/A
Boshin SeoPres of Vehicle Production Devel. & Quality ManagementN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of , and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in KRW.


Kia Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells vehicles in South Korea, North America, and Europe. The company offers cars, SUVs and MPV, eco, and commercial vehicles. It sells its products through a network of dealers. It has a strategic partnership with Factorial Inc. to jointly develop solid-state batteries for next-generation electric vehicles. The company was formerly known as Kia Motors Corporation and changed its name to Kia Corporation in January 2021. Kia Corporation was founded in 1944 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.

Corporate governance

Kia Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 28 September 2023 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 4; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.