Executive Leadership Team

Kyung Taik Han, Ph.D.

Dr. Han is the Deputy Director General of IVI’s Government & Public Relations Unit. This unit oversees engagement with the Korean government and other global stakeholders. Dr. Han has more than 30 years’ experience as a senior official in the Korean government in the areas of economic policy and budgeting. Among his positions were: Director General of the Technology & Safety Policy Bureau, Ministry of Construction and Transportation; Director General of the Policy Analysis Bureau, National Economic Advisory Council; and Chief Executive Auditor of the Korea Credit Guarantee Fund. He was also an Adjunct Professor at Seoul National University of Science and Technology. Dr. Han has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Hawaii; a Master of Science in management science from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST); and a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Seoul National University. He is a Certified Internal Auditor of the Institute of Internal Auditors, U.S.A.