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A Devoted Social Advocate

Although Yuhan’s founder, Dr. Ilhan New, passed away in 1971, his legacies of generosity and social responsibility live on in the company he created and the country he helped liberate.

As an individual, Dr. New was so much more than the founder of Yuhan Corporation. His personal commitment to the welfare of anation led him to become an educator, an activist, and a social worker. Dr. New was a pioneer who saw the potential of his country and worked tirelessly, devoting his time and personal financial resources to the advancement of Korea and its people. His indomitable spirit lives on in the company and institutions he left behind, providing a benchmark of integrity for present and future generations.