DASAN Group Chairman

Beyond a No. 1 Korea ICT Company
Toward a Global Corporation

The path taken by DASAN, to become the No. 1 communication device company in Korea, has helped to develop the foundations of the Internet in IT superpower Korea, and has contributed to build global IT networks.

Now, to open a new world, DASAN leaps again with high spirits of innovation and challenge. DASAN is making a name for itself in the global venue, by creating new values with domestic and other overseas affiliates doing business in Network, software, automobile parts, engineering, and materials.

DASAN, the pride of Korean Internet Solutions, will further grow to become a global company, and go beyond a representative ICT business in Korea.

Brief History

Education 1984.02 B.E. in Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University
Career 1991. 03

1993. 03
2012 ~ 2015
2013 ~ 2014

2015 ~ 2018

2016 ~

2021 ~

Founded Korea Ready System
- introduced RTOS and Embedded S/W in Korea

Founded DASAN Engineering Inc.
Chairman of the Korea Venture Business Association
First Chairman of the Presidential Committee on
Young Generation

Second Chairman of the Korea Entrepreneurship

Member of the National Academy of Engineering
of Korea

Fourth Chairman of the Korea Enterpreneurship

Award 2000. 09

2000. 12

2000. 05

2002. 10
2004. 12

2009. 03

2010. 10
2016. 12
Grand Venture Prize of the Minister of
Commerce, Industry and Energy

Venture Prize of the Minister of Information and

Small and Medium Business Administration
Director’s Award in the 2nd IT Company Digital
Communication Award

Grand Venture Prize of the Korean President
Grand Prize of the Korean President for the Merit
of Foreign Investment

Prize of Minister of Strategy and Finance for
Exemplary Tax Return Reports

Bronze Tower Order of Industrial Service Merit
CEO of the Year by Maeil Business News Korea
Haedong Technology Grand Prize