President and CEO
Choong Heum Park was elected President and CEO of Samsung Engineering in September of 2013. Park first joined Samsung Heavy Industries in 1985, where he was promoted from engineer to Vice President (VP) of the Basic Design Department. In 2000, Park became a VP of their Offshore Sales Department. Drawing on his experience working with international clients, Park was made the Executive Vice President (EVP) of the London Office, where he worked from 2003 to 2005. Then, in 2012, he was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President (SEVP) and made the Shipyard General Manager. Recognized for his managerial skills and extensive industry experience, Park was then hired by Samsung Engineering to be CEO in mid-2013.
Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Management
In 2014, Myeongsoo Kim was chosen to lead the Corporate Management of Samsung Engineering. He first joined Samsung Electronics in 1984 and continued his career until 2010, serving as VP of several corporate management division. Then he moved to Samsung Group and served as the Head of the Corporate Strategy Team from 2010 to 2014. With his profound business insight and business planning experiences, he was appointed as the Head of Corporate Management at Samsung Engineering in 2014.
Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Power Business Division
In 2013, James Mackey was made the Head of Power Business Division for Samsung Engineering. In 1980, Mackey started out as a piping engineer for Fluor. Over the next twenty years, he rose in the organization, becoming a project manager in 1987 and then member of the Executive Management Team in 1999. In 2001, he moved from Fluor to Bechtel to become a senior project manager for the Redbud Energy Project. From 2003 to 2008, he then served as the Marketing and Project Development Manager. After his tenure at Bechtel, Mackey returned to Fluor as Vice President (VP) where he worked as the Head of the Solid Fuel Business and Power Group Risk Officer from 2008 to 2010 and VP of the Mining and Metals Group from 2010 to 2013. In recognition of his industry experience, exemplary international track record and talent development, Mackey was hired in 2013 to become the Head of Power Business Division for Samsung Engineering.
Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Hydrocarbon Business Division
In 2014, Sungan Choi was appointed as the Head of Hydrocarbon Business Division for Samsung Engineering. He has been with Samsung group since 1989 and held strong leadership positions in project management for hydrocarbon plants projects, including 6 years in the shipbuilding industry. In 2012, he became the Head of Procurement Division and was responsible for procurement services and supplier's quality control. Recognizing his experience and great business performance in the EPC business over 32 years, he was named as the Head of Hydrocarbon Business Division.