Korea, South

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments
Date of Information: 6/4/2012

The spellings of names of South Korean officials have been changed to reflect widely recognized spellings.

Pres. LEE Myung-bak
Prime Min. KIM Hwang-sik
Min., Prime Min.'s Office RIM Che-min
Min. of Culture, Sports, & Tourism CHOI Kwang-sik
Min. of Education, Science, & Technology LEE Ju-ho
Min. of Employment & Labor LEE Chae-pil
Min. of Environment YOO Young-sook
Min. for Food, Agriculture, Forestry, & Fisheries SUH Kyu-yong
Min. of Foreign Affairs & Trade KIM Sung-hwan
Min. of Gender Equality & Family KIM Kum-lae
Min. of Health & Welfare IM Chae-min
Min. of Justice LEE Kwi-nam
Min. of Knowledge Economy
Min. of Land, Transport, & Maritime Affairs KWON Do-youp
Min. of National Defense KIM Kwan-jin
Min. of Public Admin. & Security MAENG Hyung-kyu
Min. of Strategy & Finance BAHK Jae-wan
Min. of Unification YU Woo-ik
Chmn., Anticorruption & Civil Rights Commission KIM Young-ran
Chmn., Board of Audit & Inspection YANG Kun
Chmn., Fair Trade Commission KIM Dong-soo
Chmn., Financial Services Commission KIM Seok-dong
Chmn., Korea Communications Commission CHOI See-joong
Chmn., Presidential Council on National Competitiveness SAKONG Il
Chmn., National Human Rights Commission HYUN Byung-chul
Chief of Staff, Office of the Pres. HA Kum-loul
Senior Presidential Sec. for External Strategies, Office of the Pres. KIM Tae-hyo
Senior Presidential Sec. for Foreign Affairs & Security Policy, Office of the Pres. CHUN Yung-woo
Dir., National Intelligence Service WON Sei-hoon
Governor, Bank of Korea KIM Choong-soo
Ambassador to the US CHOI Young-jin
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York KIM Sook