Bachelor of Laws, Seoul National University, 1957. Master of Public Administration, Seoul National University, 1961.
Clerical staff Bank of Korea, Seoul, 1952-1959. Clerical staff, Forex Division Ministry of France, 1959-1967, sub-division chief director, International Finance Division, 1967-1970. Finance attache Korean Embassy, London, 1970-1975.
Director general International Bureau Ministry of Finance, Seoul, 1975-1977, assistant ministor for International Finance, 1977-800, vice minister finance, 1980-1981. Vice minister Economic Planning Board, 1981-1983. Chairman, president Korea Exchange Bank, 1983-1985.
From superintendent bank supervision to president China Enterprise Investment Management Ltd., Hong Kong, 1994-1996. Advisor Bank of Korea, Korea Exchange Bank, Korean Federation Banks, Seoul, 1997-1998. Ambassador international finance, since 1998.
Married Hae Yul Kim Chung, May 2, 1963. Children: Jun Mo, Jung Ha, Eun Ha, Young Ha.