UNMCK Office

The management authority delegated by the CUNMCK, the Office manages day-to-day affairs of the UNMCK.

The Commission for the UNMCK appoints the Custodian, who generally serves three years as the day-to-day executive manager of the UNMCK in close cooperation with the Commission.

Custodian
Term
Name
2015.1.~2017.12.
KIM, Youn-kwon
2012.1.~2014.12.
LEE, Kwang-jae
2009.1.~2011.12.
PARK, Byung-yun
2006.1.~2008.12.
LEE, Suk-jo
2003.1.~2005.12.
BYUN, Seung-kook
2000.1.~2002.12.
CHO, Myong-haing
1998.1.~1999.12.
PARK, Yun
1995.1.~1997.12.
PARK, Young-woo
1992.1.~1994.12.
WOO, Moon-ki
1988.1.~1991.12.
LEE, Soo-woo
1982.1.~1987.12.
MOON, Chul-soon
1981.1.~1981.12.
MOON, Hi-chul
1975.1.~1980.12.
CHOI, Moon-kyung 

Name : KIM, Youn-kwon

Education
  • 1976B.A. in Law, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Experience
  • 2015~2017Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 2012Ambassador for International Relations, Busan Metropolitan City
  • 2008Consul-General, Korean Consulate General in Yokohama, Japan
  • 2004Consul-General, Korean Consulate General in Hiroshima, Japan

Name : LEE, Kwang-jae

Education
  • 1976B.A. in Law, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    - Graduated from the Department of French Education
    - Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
  • 1985Studied at Ecole Nationale d’Administration(ENA), France
Experience
  • 2012~2014Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 2009Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Romania
  • 2008Ambassador, Special Advisor on Foreign Relations to the mayor of Daegu Metropolitan City
  • 2005Consul-General, Korean Consulate General in Atlanta, U.S.
  • 1978Passed High Diplomatic Service Examination

Name : PARK, Byung-yun

Education
  • 1971Graduated from the Department of Public Administration, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
  • 1979Studied at University of Oxford, U.K.
Experience
  • 2009~2011Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 2005- Acting Executive Director, the Korean Peninsula
    - Energy Development Organization (KEDO) in New York, U.S.A
  • 2002- Ambassador to Fiji Islands
    - Passed High Diplomatic Service Examination

Name : PARK, LEE, Suk-jo

Education
  • 1979/80Studied In School of Advanced International
    - Studies at Johns Hopkins University in USA (MIPP-Master of International Public Policy)
Experience
  • 2006~2008Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 2002Ambassador to Kenya
  • 1998Ambassador to Bulgaria
  • 1972Started to Work in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 1971Passed Higher Grade Examination for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Name : BYUN, Seung-kook

Education
  • 1970B.A., Law School of the Seoul National University
  • 1960Graduated Kyeongbuk High School
Experience
  • 2003~2005Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1998Ambassador to Portugal
  • 1995Ambassador to Tanzania
  • 1971Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

Name : CHO, Myong-haing

Education
  • 1967Graduate School of Yonsei University
  • 1964B.A., Yonsei University
  • 1959Graduated Seoul High School
Experience
  • 2003~PresentChairman, the Korean Council on Latin America & the Caribbean
  • 2001~PresentChairman, the Korean African Association
  • 2000~2002Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1996Ambassador to Chile
  • 1965Entered the Ministry of Trade & Foreign Affairs

Name : PARK, Yun

Education
  • 1964School of International and Public Affairs of Columbia University, USA
  • 1958B.A., Law School of the Seoul National University
  • 1951Graduated Kyeongbuk High School
Experience
  • 1998~1999Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1994Consul General, Consulate of Korea, Yokohama, Japan
  • 1990Ambassador to Dominican Republic
  • 1961Entered the Ministry of Trade & Foreign Affairs

Name : PARK, Young-woo

Education
  • 1957B.A., Law School of Seoul National University
Experience
  • 1995~1997Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1991Ambassador to Hungary
  • 1985Ambassador to Sudan
  • 1959Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

Name : WOO, Moon-ki

Education
  • 1970Graduate School of SungKyunKwan University
  • 1960B.A. in Political Science, Konkuk University
  • 1954Naval Academy of Korea
Experience
  • 1992~1994Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1989Ambassador to Bahrain
  • 1985Ambassador to Papua New Guinea
  • 1962Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

Name : LEE, Soo-woo

Education
  • 1952B.A., Political Science, Seoul National University
Experience
  • 1988~1991Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1977~1985Ambassador to Liberia, Ambassador to Argentina
  • 1955Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

Name : MOON, Chul-soon - Deceased

Education
  • 1953Studied at George Washington University, USA
  • 1944Law School of Bosung College
Experience
  • 1988~PresentHonorary Director, Institute of International Law
  • 1982~1987Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1976Ambassador to Turkey
  • 1974Ambassador to Tunisia
  • 1971Ambassador to Cameroon
  • 1952Entered the Ministry of Trade & Foreign Affairs

 

Name : MOON, Hi-chul

Education
  • 1955Studied at Georgetown University, USA
  • 1949Studied at Kookmin University
Experience
  • 1981Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1981Ambassador to Suriname
  • 1978Ambassador, the Office of Trade Representative in Kuwait
  • 1951Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

Name : CHOI, Moon-kyung - Deceased 1982

Education
  • 1934B.A. Waseda University, Japan
  • 1935B.A. Law School of Waseda University, Japan
Experience
  • 1975~1980Custodian of the UNMCK
  • 1968Ambassador to Uruguay
  • 196215th Deputy Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 1936Entered the Ministry of Trade Foreign Affairs

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