Tae Young (Ted) Chung
Ted Chung is the CEO of Hyundai Card, the financial arm of Hyundai Motors Group, and in 2012 became the Chairman of Hyundai Life Board of Directors. Exceptional performance has led Hyundai Card from the bottom of the market to the industry's top contender. Hyundai Capital has developed into an international financial firm entering US, UK, German, Canadian, Chinese and other global markets. Before becoming CEO he held positions within the Hyundai Corporation, Mobis and Kia Motors. He is also a patron of the arts. The Hyundai Card design, travel, and music libraries have been opened on international levels in Seoul. He has been decorated with the French Légion d’honneur for his contri-bution to French culture and was awarded the CBE for his contribution to Korea-UK relations. Mr. Chung holds an MBA from MIT and a BA in French literature from Seoul National University.