Kia has recruited BMW design director Won Kyu Kang to fill in as the VP and top of its plan advancement gathering.
During his tenure with BMW, Kang drove the plan of the eye-getting 2015 3.0 CSL Hommage. He is joining Kia from the beginning of November and will report senior VP and top of the automaker’s plan place Karim Habib.
It is perceived that Kang will represent considerable authority in cutting edge configuration making arrangements for the South Korean automaker and lead the advancement of the organization’s plan language, impacting the outside and inside plans of future models.
“I am respected to join the Kia configuration group, especially when the car business is confronting such an extreme move,” Kang said in an announcement. “I trust Kia will assume a significant function in characterizing the new time of plan with a wide scope of energized items and a visionary portability guide for what’s to come.
I’m eager to be important for this excursion with the submitted plan group at Kia to additionally fortify its product offering and plan technique. I am sure that the information gathered during my profession will add to the continuous change of Kia, and I am anticipating working with the group in new innovative ways.”
Preceding working at BMW, Kang filled in as an inside plan at the Hyundai Engine Gathering. He turned into an outside architect at the BMW Gathering in 2005 and was later elevated to extend lead and senior outside planner until 2017, when he was elevated to innovative chief.