Hanwha Group, founded in 1952, is one of the largest business enterprises in South Korea with 52 domestic affiliates and 126 global networks in three major sectors: manufacturing and construction, finance, and services and leisure. Hanwha's manufacturing and construction businesses encompass a broad range of fields from basic chemicals and advanced materials to property development and total solar energy solutions. The finance network, covering banking, insurance, asset management and securities, is the second largest non-bank finance group in South Korea. The services and leisure sector offers premium lifestyle services with retail and resort businesses. Putting strategic emphasis on renewable energies as its future growth engine, Hanwha Group has positioned itself at the forefront of the global solar energy industry.