Jung Eui-heon, head of the Business Management Division at KEPCO KPS took office as the new president of KEPCO KPS on Jan. 25.
KEPCO KPS held the 1st extraordinary shareholders’ meeting of 2017 at its headquarters in Naju and elected Jung as the power company’s 13th term president.
In his inaugural speech, President Jung said, “KEPCO KPS’s maintenance business is in a process of upheaval, and each staff member should serve as a driving force for changes.” He urged his executives and staff members to devote themselves to “ ethics management,” which is at the center of the initiative to make KEPCO KPS a growth company.
“The future of KEPCO KPS depends on raising its technology competiveness and exploring future growth engines,” Jung said. He stressed the need to secure core manpower, essential for ramping up its competitive edge to grow into the world’s best provider of plant services.
President Jung, a graduate of Yonsei University Business Management Graduate School, held KEPCO KPS’s major positions, including the head of the planning, financing, and audit departments before he served as chief of the plant service provider’s Business Management Division.
KEPCO KPS headquarters in Naju, Jeollanam-do. (Photos: KEPCO KPS)
About KEPCO KPS
KEPCO KPS specializes in reliable high-quality maintenance of hydroelectric, thermal and nuclear power plants and renewable energy facilities, as well as transmission, substation and industrial facilities.
Initially established for the efficient maintenance of power facilities, KEPCO KPS has brought greater convenience to the public by developing technologies and nurturing experts in this field and now ultimately is on a par with the world's top companies.
All KEPCO KPS executives and staff members have taken on the challenge to provide top-quality services, contribute to Korea’s economic development and make the world a better place.
The company has accomplished a remarkable achievement of becoming a leader in the plant maintenance industry.
Its focus on customer satisfaction and quality improvement has been acknowledged with numerous honors and awards: the Korea Quality Award; the Hall of Fame of Korea Service Grand Prix; the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Certification; the QCAS; the BEST HRD; the Korea Social Contribution Award; the Korea Financial Management Grandprix; and others.
KEPCO KPS has proclaimed "The Vision 2025," aiming to grow into a leading “creative company” providing top-flight total plant services. With this new vision, higher sales and a greater share of new growth business will be prioritized to make “a new leap forward,” the company says.
On the KEPCO KPS website, President Jung said, “All KEPCO KPS family is determined to stand tall on the global stage and committed to establishing itself as the world's top maintenance service provider. Let me close by appreciating you again for visiting our website and asking for your ongoing support and affection.”