Jong Hyun Choi

Minister for Economic Affairs in the Korean Embassy

Mr. Jong Hyun Choi has been the Minister for Economic Affairs in the Korean Embassy in Washington,DC since March 2008.  He was born in Seoul,Koreain 1958. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Yonsei University in Korea, and graduated from the University of Cambridgein Englandwith an M.A. in International Relations. Since joining the Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1981, he has served in various overseas postings including the United States, Australia, and Belgium. He has been mostly involved in international trade matters at the Ministry, most recently having served as Director-General at  the Bilateral Trade Bureau, responsible for promoting Korea’s bilateral economic and trade relations with the US, China, Japan and the EU. Minister Choi is married and has one son, who is currently studying in the UK.

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