Affiliate Research Scholar, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea
Mr. Choi graduated from Seoul National University in 1991 and studied international economics from 1994 to 1996 at the University of Michigan where he obtained his MA degree. Since joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1991, he has worked at the Korean Embassies in Wellington, Tehran and Kiev, and the Permanent Mission to the UN in New York and the Permanent Delegation to OECD in Paris. In Seoul, he worked for inter-Korean policy, Middle East and African affairs, international economic cooperation and development cooperation. He was Director of Development Cooperation Division and Director of Africa Division.