Hyundai Motor India Appoints Seon Seob Kim as MD & CEO

Hyundai Motor India Appoints Seon Seob Kim as MD & CEO

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Seon Seob Kim has taken over as the new ‘MD & CEO’ for Hyundai Motor India Ltd from December 1, 2018. He takes over from Young Key Koo, who returns to headquarters of Hyundai Motor Company at Seoul after leading HMIL for three years.

Koo had been the part of the senior management for 12 years in India and had played an instrumental role in development of first generation 'Santro' and ‘Accent’. Under his leadership, HMIL has achieved year on year the record domestic sales in 2016, 2017 & 2018 along with 8 products launches like new Elantra, Verna, Tucson, Grand i10, new Xcent, Elite i20, Creta 2018 and the all new Santro.

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