Senior Director of Legal, Nike Korea LLC
Chan Sung joined Nike Korea LLC as the Senior Director of Legal on June 2, 2022, with the mandate to help Nike Korea strengthen its growth momentum, navigate the evolving legal and regulatory environment, and to develop a strong legal team.
Before joining Nike, Chan has had a long and diverse legal career. As a member of the New York Bar, Chan started his legal career in a New York-based maritime boutique. After he returned to Korea, he gained rich experiences in both large and small law firms (BKL / D’LIGHT) and in-house roles. Chan led legal teams across multinational companies in the consumer goods industry, including LG Display, Philip Morris Korea, Homeplus Tesco Group, and Diageo North Asia. As an in-house leader, Chan has led task force teams to establish legal risk management systems and contract management systems.
In addition to deep commercial legal expertise, Chan has experiences with management of fair trade, tax, customs, and other regulatory issues.