KT - KT Corporation

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KT Corporation

90, Buljeong-ro
Bundang-gu
Seongnam 13606
South Korea
82 3 1727 0114
http://www.kt.com

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Chang-Gyu HwangCEO & DirectorN/AN/A1953
Mr. Hyeon Mo KuPres of Customer & Media Bus. GroupN/AN/A1964
Mr. Seong Mok OhPres of Network GroupN/AN/A1960
Kyung-Keun YoonCFO & Exec. VPN/AN/A1963
Seung-Hoon ChiInvestor Relations OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

KT Corporation provides telecommunications services in Korea and internationally. The company offers local, domestic long-distance, and international long-distance fixed-line and voice over Internet protocol fixed-line telephone services, as well as interconnection services; broadband Internet access service and other Internet-related services; and data communication services, such as leased line and broadband Internet connection services. It also provides media and content services, including IPTV, satellite TV, TV home shopping, digital contents distribution, information and communication technology platform consulting, digital music streaming, and downloading and online advertising; and credit card processing and other financial services. In addition, the company offers information technology and network services, and satellite services; sells handsets and miscellaneous telecommunications equipment; develops and sells residential units and commercial real estate; and rents real estate properties. Further, it maintains public telephones; security, B2C and B2B, investment fund, software development and data processing, value added network, system integration and maintenance, mobile marketing, PCS distribution, satellite broadcasting, cloud system implementation, network installation and management, and data center development and related services. Additionally, the company is involved in the Internet banking ASP and security solutions, residential building development and supply, sports group management, music contents investment, technology business finance, software development and supply, foreign investment, and electronic communication businesses. As of December 31, 2018, the company served approximately 21,120,000 mobile subscribers and 7.9 million IPTV subscribers. The company was formerly known as Korea Telecom Corp. and changed its name to KT Corporation in March 2002. KT Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Seongnam, South Korea.

Corporate Governance

KT Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.