Dr. Hoe Jeong Kim is currently Standing Audit Commissioner at Korea Exchange. Prior to this appointment, he was Deputy Minister for International Affairs at the Ministry of Economy and Finance from 2019 to 2020. Dr. Kim was Alternate Executive Director for Asia and the Pacific Constituency at the IMF from November 2018 to January 2019, and Alternate Executive Director for Asia and the Pacific Constituency at the World Bank Group from November 2016 to October 2018. From 2011 to 2015, Dr. Kim held numerous Director-General positions at the Ministry of Economy and Finance, Statistics Korea and Presidential Council for Future and Vision. He also served as Director for the Customs Policy Division, the Customs Bureau at the Ministry of Economy and Finance from 2007 to 2010, and as First Secretary for Economic and Financial Affairs at the Korean Embassy in Moscow from 2003 to 2006.
Dr. Kim holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Illinois, U.S., as well as an M.A. in Public Administration and a B.A. in Economics from the Seoul National University in Korea.