According to the report, Benmao was admitted to hospital again today and his condition was critical. To that end, the LG Group convened an emergency board meeting this morning to discuss the appointment of Koo Kwang-mo, a son of Ben Mao, to enter the board of directors.
LG said in a statement: "Given that the chairman's health has limited its activities, we held a board meeting to discuss leadership succession." At the regular board meeting on June 29, the directors will conduct the nomination. vote.
With this year's 73-year-old Mao, twice had brain surgery last year. His son Koo Kwang-mo is 40 years old and is the third largest shareholder of LG. He holds 6.24% shares. He is the chairman of the board with Ben Mao and the vice chairman of Koo Bon-joon, and the latter two shareholdings. 11.28% and 7.72%.