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6261, Donghaean-Ro
South Korea


Sector(s)Basic Materials
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jeong-Woo ChoiCEO & Representative Director1.72MN/A1957
Mr. Jung-Son ChonSr. EVP, Head of Global & Infra Bus. Unit, Head of Corp. Strategy & Planning Div & Rep. Director1.01MN/A1962
Mr. Hag-Dong KimPres, Head of Steel Bus. Unit & Representative DirectorN/AN/A1959
Kyung-Jin ChungExec. Officer & Head of Fin. OfficeN/AN/A1966
Mr. In-Hwan OhChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A1958
Ju-Tae LeeExec. Officer and Head of Purchasing & Investment DivisionN/AN/A1965
Baek LeeExec. Officer and Head of Iron & Steelmaking Production and Technology GroupN/AN/A1965
Won-Gun SongExec. Officer and Head of Bus. & Admin. Support OfficeN/AN/A1966
Sung-Wook LeeExec. Officer & Head of Legal Affairs OfficeN/AN/A1964
Jin-Woo ParkExec. Officer & Head of Communication OfficeN/AN/A1967
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.


POSCO, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells steel rolled products and plates in South Korea and internationally. It operates through four segments: Steel, Construction, Trading, and Others. The company offers hot and cold rolled steel, stainless steel, plates, wire rods, and silicon steel sheets. It also plans, designs, and constructs industrial plants, civil engineering projects, and commercial and residential buildings; exports and imports steel products and raw materials; and generates electricity; produces gas and refuse derived fuel, as well as provides network and system integration, and logistics services. In addition, the company is involved in the engineering and construction; computer hardware and software distribution; economic research and consulting; business facility maintenance; architecture and consulting; investment in venture, energy, and bio tech industries; electronic commerce; intellectual property services and consulting; refractories and quicklime manufacturing and sales; transporting and warehousing; real estate development, rental, sale, and management; house and train manufacturing and management; and education and real estate business. Further, it engages in the resource development; mine development; business facility maintenance; fuel cell; iron ore and coal sales; and cargo handling business, as well as operates housing business agency. Additionally, the company manufactures and sells coated, and anode material. It also engages in loading and unloading; IT service and DVR; electric control engineering; forest resources development; refractory materials sales and furnace maintenance; rice processing; grain sales; packing materials manufacturing; and social enterprise businesses. POSCO was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Pohang, South Korea.

Corporate Governance

POSCO’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2021 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; 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.