Jeong Joon Yu
Vice Chairman & CEO
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Mr. Jeong Joon Yu is currently Vice Chairman & CEO at SK E&S. In addition, Mr. Yu serves in the following, Director of Board for SK Innovation, Trustee in The Korea University Foundation, Chairman for Energy Alliance and Director of Board for Korea Institute of Energy Technology.
SK E&S is a subsidiary of the SK Group and is a comprehensive energy service provider with the vision of becoming a ‘Global Clean Energy & Solution Provider’. SK Group is the third largest conglomerate in Korea and is composed of the nation’s largest oil refiner SK Innovation, the largest mobile telecom operator SK Telecom, and other business affiliates.
Mr. Yu began his career as a Senior Accountant at the New York office of Deloitte & Touche in 1987, and later joined McKinsey & Co. to establish and found its Seoul office in 1991. In 1996, Mr. Yu joined LG Construction, where he took over a corporate planning and overseas business development role.
Mr. Yu was appointed Vice President of Corporate Planning of SK Corporation in 1998. He became President, Resources & Chemicals Business of SK Energy in 2008 and a year later served as President & CEO, SK Lubricants, a subsidiary of SK Energy, when it was established.
Before being appointed as President & CEO at SK E&S in 2013, Mr. Yu was President of the Growth and Global Promotion Division in SK Holdings and Mr. Yu directed the global business including M&A activities of the whole SK Group. He was the President, Group’s Global Growth Committee at SK SUPEX Council concurrently with President at SK E&S from 2015 to 2017. From 2018 to 2019, He served Group’s Energy & Chemical Committee of SK SUPEX Council as president.