ChohungÆs CEO looks to a future sale

Sung-Bok Wee the President and CEO of KoreaÆs Chohung Bank says he wants a foreign strategic partner.

What is unique about Chohungs corporate culture

As you may be aware, the bank has 104 years of history, and is the oldest commercial bank in Korea. Thanks to its long history, there is a sense of camaraderie, and in the last few years, the employees have understood they must move away from the old mentality and become more in tune with the modern way of doing banking. You may not see this as a positive, but Chohung is the only commercial bank where the current CEO, myself, has been with the bank for 37 years.

Given the length of Chohungs history, what challenges does that create for doing mergers

Chohung...

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