THE WHAT? AmorePacific employs the highest ratio of female workers amongst Korean firms, according to corporate tracker Korea CXO Institute.
THE DETAILS The beauty maker employed 8117 female workers as of December end, 2020, accounting for 74.8 percent of its 10800 total work force.
AmorePacific was followed by Hana Bank at 60.5 percent and home appliance vendor SK Magic at 56.4 percent.
THE WHY? According to the institute, AmorePacific’s high percentage was attributed to the business catering mainly to women.