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Cho Yoonsun

Cho Yoonsun

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism

Date of Birth: July 22, 1966

Birthplace: Seoul

Education

1984
Graduated from Sehwa Girls’ High School
1988
B.A. in International Relations, Seoul National University
2001
LL.M., Columbia Law School

Experience

1991
Passed the 33rd Korean Judicial Examination Judicial Research and Training Institute(23rd)
1994-2006
Partner, Kim and Chang Law Firm
2007-2008
Managing Director and General Counsel, Citibank, Korea
2008-2012
Member, 18th National Assembly
2013-2014
Minister, Ministry of Gender Equality and Family
2014-2015
Senior Secretary to the President for Political Affairs

Awards

2008
Outstanding Member of the National Assembly, National Policy Committee NGO Monitoring Group
2009
Outstanding politicians in Politics, Seoul Success Awards
2010
Ranked #1 among members of the National Assembly, Survey on Members of the National Assembly That People Want to Work With

Publications

2007
Meeting Opera at the Art Gallery
2011
Culture Is the Answer