Hyundai Translead names new CEO

Sean Kenney assumed the role of CEO for Hyundai Translead on 1 July 2023.

He succeeds Bongjae Lee who served a seven-year term with the business and will transition to take a leadership role at Hyundai Glovis in Korea.

Kenney joined the company in 2020 as Chief Sales Officer. The OEM said he has played a pivotal role in shaping the company’s strategic direction and success.

“With extensive years of experience in the transportation industry, he has consistently demonstrated exceptional leadership, deep industry expertise, and a strong commitment to customer satisfaction,” Hyundai Translead said in a statement.

“Throughout his tenure as Chief Sales Officer, Kenney has guided Hyundai Translead through transformative initiatives, resulting in enhanced operational efficiency, expanded market reach, and improved customer-centric solutions.

“His visionary approach and ability to identify emerging trends and opportunities have been instrumental in driving the company’s growth and solidifying its position in the industry.”

Kenney said he is humbled to take on this new role.

“I am deeply committed to building upon our achievements and driving the company to even greater success with the entire Hyundai Translead team,” he said.

“We will continue to innovate, exceed customer expectations, and solidify our position as a leader in the trailer industry.”

Lee has expressed confidence in Kenney’s capabilities.

“Sean has been an instrumental leader, consistently demonstrating a remarkable agility to navigate complex challenges and drive transformative change,” said Lee.

“His passion, strategic acumen, and customer-oriented mindset make him the perfect fit
for this role.

“I am confident that he will lead Hyundai Translead to new heights, spearheading innovation and shaping its future.”

Learn more about Hyundai Translead in this exclusive cover story which was published earlier this year.

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