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Seoungho Jin

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Seoungho Jin

Chairman and CEO, Korea Investment Corporation (KIC)
Seoungho Jin

Seoungho Jin has been Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of the Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) since May of 2021. He was also appointed Korea’s Ambassador for Financial Cooperation in 2022.Prior to joining KIC, Mr. Jin led Korea’s Presidential Committee on Balanced National Development. He was previously an executive consultant on the Policy Committee for the Democratic Party of Korea. Mr. Jin is an economist with more than 30 years of experience in the Korean government, mostly at the Ministry of Economy and Finance. He has served in positions including Director General of International Economic Affairs and Director General of International Financial Cooperation. He was also previously Director of the Strategy and Finance Committee at the National Assembly. Earlier in his career, Mr. Jin served in the Office of the President, overseeing issues related to education and culture. Mr. Jin has a Ph.D. and an M.A. in economics from the University of Manchester and a B.A. in economics from Seoul National University.