Cho Yoon-je

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Cho Yoon-je
Cho Yoon-je.jpg
2018 in U.S. Department of State
South Korean Ambassador to the United States
Assumed office
30 August 2017
PresidentMoon Jae-in
Preceded byAhn Ho-young
Personal details
BornFebruary 22, 1952 (age 67)
Busan, South Korea
Alma materSeoul National University
Stanford University

Cho Yoon-je is a South Korean diplomat who is currently serving as the country's Ambassador to the United States since he was appointed in 2017 by President Moon Jae-in.[1]

Biography[edit]

Cho is known for his deep and wide expertise on the global economy and finance.[2] Cho accumulated his experience in the economic and financial fields by working at such global organizations as the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, and the International Monetary Fund.[3] Cho served as Ambassador to the United Kingdom from 2005 to 2008 and as an economic adviser to former President Roh Moo-hyun from 2003 to 2005.[4] He also headed Moon Jae-in's policy think tank during the 2017 Presidential election.[5] He is also an honorary professor of international studies at Sogang University.[6][7]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Prof. Cho Yoon-je named S. Korean ambassador to US". koreatimes. 2017-08-30. Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  2. ^ Herald, The Korea (2017-11-15). "New Korean ambassador to US calls for strategic diplomacy". www.koreaherald.com. Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  3. ^ http://m.yna.co.kr/mob2/en/contents_en.jsp?cid=AEN20170830005200315&site=0200000000&mobile
  4. ^ www.csis.org https://www.csis.org/analysis/impact-player-cho-yoon-je. Retrieved 2019-01-31. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ "Cho Yoon-je going to Washington, Victor Cha coming to Seoul". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  6. ^ "Prof. Cho Yoon-je named S. Korean ambassador to US". The Korea Times. 30 August 2017. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  7. ^ Myo-ja, Ser (30 August 2018). "Cho Yoon-je going to Washington, Victor Cha coming to Seoul". Korea Joongang Daily. Retrieved 16 March 2018.