Korea Fair Trade Commission

Ministerial-level central administrative organization under the
authority of the Prime Minister functions as a quasi-judiciary body.

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Chairperson

Chairperson, Kim Sang-jo
Name :
Kim Sang-jo
Position :
Chairperson

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

1993
Ph.D. of Economics, Graduate School of Seoul National University
1987
Master of Economics, Graduate School of Seoul National University
1985
Bachelor of Economics, Seoul National University

CAREER BACKGROUND

2017.06 ~ Present
Chairperson, KFTC
2017.04~2017.05
Vice Chairperson, New Korea Committee, the Minjoo Party of Korea’s Central Elections Committee for the 19th Presidential Election
2017.02 ~ Present
Director, Korean Economic Association
2015.07~2016.06
Vice Chairperson, Korea Money and Finance Association
2015.02~2017.01
Head, Financial Research Center of Korea
2014.07~2015.06
Director, Korea Money and Finance Association
2013.07~2015.08
Dean, Department of International Trade, Hansung University
2011.09~2012.08
Visiting Scholar, University of California, San Diego, USA
2009.02~2011.02
Director, Korean Economic Association
2006.08~2017.03
Head, Solidarity For Economic Reform
2004.08~2005.02
Participated in the Yale World Fellows Program, Yale University, USA
2003.07~2005.07
Committee member, Competition Policy Advisory Committee, KFTC
2001.09~2006.07
Head, Center for Economic Reform, People's Solidarity for Participatory Democracy
2000.09~2001.08
Visiting Scholar, University of Cambridge, the U.K
2000.03~2001.03
Committee Member, Banking Section of the Financial Development Review Committee, Ministry of Finance and Economy
1999.10~2001.09
Vice Chairperson, Economic Democratization Committee, People's Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (Concurrently, Head, Chaebol Reform Watchdog)
1998.07~1999.06
Chief Review Board, Subcommittee For Economic Reform, Economic and Social Development Commission
1995.07~1997.06
Director of General Affairs, Professors For Democracy
1994.04~2001.08
Head, Chaebol Reform Watchdog, People's Solidarity for Participatory Democracy
1994.03~ Present
Professor, Department of International Trade, Hansung University