UNMCK Office

The management authority delegated by the CUNMCK, the Office manages day-to-day affairs of the UNMCK.
  • Feb. 1981 B.A. in Political Science and International Relations, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea
  • Jul. 1985 London School of Economics and Political Science, London, United Kingdom (M.A.)
  • Sep. 2010 Minsk Institute of Management, Minsk, Belarus (Honorary Doctorate[Ph.D.])
  • May. 1981 Passed High Diplomatic Service Examination
  • Dec. 1981 Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)
  • Dec. 1986 Second Secretary, Korean Embassy in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Jan. 1990 Second Secretary, Korean Embassy in the Republic of Liberia
  • Dec. 1993 First Secretary, Korean Embassy in the Republic of Austria and Korean Permanent Mission to the International Organizations in Vienna
  • Dec. 1996 First Secretary, Korean Embassy in the Russian Federation
  • Feb. 1999 Director, Policy Planning and Coordination Division, Office of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT)
  • Jun. 2001 Counsellor, Korean Permanent Mission to the UN Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Jan. 2004 Secondment to Special Commission on United States Forces Korea(USFK) Affairs, Prime Minister’s Office
  • Sep. 2004 Deputy Director-General, Trade Policy Planning and Information Division, Office of the Minister for Trade, MOFAT
  • Aug. 2005 Senior Administrative Officer, Office of the President
  • Jul. 2006 Director-General for Press and Public Relations, MOFAT
  • Nov. 2007 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Belarus
  • Mar. 2011 Consul-General, Korean Consulate General in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Jul. 2014 Advisor to the Federation of Korean Industries
  • Jan. 2018– present Custodian of the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Korea(UNMCK)
    - Member of the United Nations Association of Republic of Korea
    - Member of Political Committee, the Korea-Russia Dialogue
  • Dec. 2000Service Merit Medal
  • Jul. 2014Order of Service Merit, Red Stripes Medal

New Address/Same Location : 93, UN Pyeonghwa-ro, Nam-gu, Busan, 48529, Republic of Korea (New address system has been used in Korea since 2014.)

Old Address : 779, Daeyon 4-dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608-812, Republic of Korea Phone 82-51-625-0625 Fax 82-51-624-2165