Incheon Airport promotes woman to VP for 1st timeFor the first time in history, Incheon International Airport Corporation promoted a woman to a vice president position.
The corporation on Monday named Lee Hee-jeong as the Vice President of the Future Business Division. She has been promoted from being Executive Director of the Public Relations Group.
Since Lee started with the corporation in 1995, she worked in the fields of human resources, overseas business and promotion. Starting next year in January, Lee will work to diversify overseas business as vice president.
The corporation took into consideration competence and level of achievements as the key factors for the personnel appointment.
The airport said it was responding to the government’s gender equality policy.
By Jin Min-ji