Industrial Bank of Korea

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for a better future.


  • Ph.D. in Economics at UCLA (USA)
  • Master’s Degree in Economics at Seoul Nat’l Univ. Graduate School of Public Administration
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics at Seoul Nat’l Univ.
  • Graduated from Inchang High Schoo
Jan. 2020 The 26th Chairman & CEO of the Industrial Bank of Korea
Jun. 2018 Senior Secretary to the President for Economic Policy
Oct. 2015 Resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Nov.2012 Standing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Feb. 2009 Director of the Economic Policy Bureau of Ministry of Economy and Finance