Byong-Sung Kwak

Byong-Sung Kwak

Leader, Science Advisory Board, Global Technology

SK Innovation

Korea

Dr. Byong-Sung Kwak, PhD, serves as Senior Vice President and Leader, Advisory Board, Global Technology, for SK Innovation, Korea. He has held this position since 2011.

SK is one of the top 3 largest business enterprises in Korea which was founded in 1953. SK Innovation has been at the center of Korea’s energy and chemical industries for the past five decades. It maintains core operations in technology development and engineering, and operates businesses for overseas resource exploration, battery production, and information and electronics.

His responsibilities include leading corporate strategy for breakthrough technologies as well as scout, screen and develop these technologies; propose and advise R&D strategies in new and existing businesses; and act as Technical Advisor to the CEO.

Prior to 2001, Dr. Kwak was the Head, Life Science Division, at SK Holdings. He has also served as Vice President for the Corporate R&D Division at SK Corporation.

Dr. Kawak has invented 70 patents and authored or co-authored 31 academic papers.

Dr. Kwak holds a BS and MS in Chemical Engineering from Seoul National University, and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Northwestern University.

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