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KT Corporation (KT)

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KT Corporation

90, Buljeong-ro
Seongnam 13606
South Korea
82 3 1727 0114

Sector(s)Communication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full Time Employees21,368

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Hyeon-Mo KuCEO & Representative Director833N/A1964
Mr. Yoon-Young ParkPres, Head of Enterprise Bus. Group & Inside Director682N/A1962
Mr. Kook-Hyun KangPres, Head of Customer Bus. Group & DirectorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Jong-Ook ParkPres, Head of Corp. Planning Group & DirectorN/AN/A1962
Mr. Young Jin KimChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1967
Seung-Hoon ChiSr. VP & Investor Relations OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Sang-Don AhnSr. Exec. VP of Legal Affairs OfficeN/AN/A1962
Yul-Mo YangExec. VP of PR OfficeN/AN/A1967
Mr. Sang-Il LeeSr. VP of Northern Seoul & Gangwon Network O and M HeadquarterN/AN/A1964
Hyoung-Wook KimSr. Exec. VP of Future Value OfficeN/AN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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.


KT Corporation provides integrated telecommunications and platform services in Korea and internationally. The company offers fixed-line telephone services, including local, domestic long-distance, international long-distance, and voice over Internet protocol telephone services, as well as interconnection services; broadband Internet access service and other Internet-related services; and data communication services, such as fixed-line and leased line services, as well as broadband Internet connection services. It also provides media and content services, including IPTV, satellite TV, digital music, e-commerce, online advertising consulting, and digital comics and novels services; 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; offers 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, technology business finance, software development and supply, submarine cable construction and maintenance, and trunk radio systems businesses. As of December 31, 2020, the company served approximately 22.3 million mobile subscribers and 8.8 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 September 26, 2021 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 1; 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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.