Lee Ju-yeol in 2014
|25th Governor of the Bank of Korea|
|Assumed office |
1 April 2014
|Preceded by||Kim Choong-soo|
|Born||24 July 1952|
Jeongseon, Gangwon Province, South Korea
|Alma mater||Yonsei University|
Pennsylvania State University
Lee Ju-yeol (Hangul: 이주열; Hanja: 李住烈; born 24 July 1952) is a South Korean economist and technocrat who was appointed Governor of the Bank of Korea, the South Korean central bank, on 1 April 2014. He was re-nominated for the governorship by President Moon Jae-in and the nomination was confirmed by the National Assembly, thus renewing his governorship to March 2022. 
Lee received his BA in Business Management from Yonsei University in 1977 and MA in Economics from Pennsylvania State University in 1988. He first worked at the Bank of Korea in 1977 and served as Senior Deputy Governor from 2009 to 2012. Afterwards, he retired to work as an Economics professor at Yonsei University.
Lee is married and has a son and a daughter.
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