COMMITEE PROFILES

Members

Chairman : Hon. Jay Kim

Vice-Chair: Dr. Yoon Shik Park

President: Dr. Chang H. Ahn

Vice-President: Dr. Young-Key Kim-Renaud

Board Members

Dr. Kwang Soo Cheong
Dr. Haeduck Lee
Dr. Tai Young Lee
Hae-Chan Park, Esq.
Dr. Richard Shin
Dr. David Y. Sohn
Sue-Kyong Shin Vittas
Yong Sang Kim
Dr. Hae-Duck Lee
Dr. Gwanhoo Lee


Advisory Council Members

Dr. Soon Paik
Dr. Hang Yul Rhee

Treasurer
Jennifer Ahn

Dr. Yoon Shik Park Dr. Chang H. Ahn Dr. Kawng Soo Cheong Hae-Chan Park, Esq. Dr. Soon Paik Dr. Young-Key Kim-Renaud Jennifer Ahn Dr. Tai Young Lee Dr. Sohn Dr. HaeDuck Lee YoungSang Kim

Dr. Yoon Shik ParkDr. Yoon Shik Park
email  yspark@gwu.edu

Published articles:
The Role of Financial Innovations in the Current Global Financial Crisis
The Economic Case for the Asian Monetary Fund


Dr. Y. S. Park is currently Professor of International Finance at the School of Business of The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. In addition to George Washington University, he also taught at Georgetown University and Columbia University. Before joining academia, he had worked for the World Bank in Washington as a Senior Economist in the 1970s. He also served as a member of the board of directors of Samsung Moolsan Corporation from 1998 through 2009, and during the past two decades he has been on the board of directors of the Korea Economic Institute of America (KEI) in Washington. In addition to his MBA in finance and MA in economics, Prof. Park received two doctorate degrees: DBA (Doctor of Business Administration) in international finance from Harvard University Business School and PhD in economics from George Washington University.

Among his many publications are such books as Project Financing and International Financial Markets, International Banking and Financial Centers, International Banking in Theory and Practice, Oil Money and the World Economy, and The Eurobond Market: Function and Structure, as well as many articles and reports in the fields of international banking and finance. Dr. Park has been a consultant to the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, International Finance Corporation (IFC), Inter-American Development Bank, U.S. Agency for International Development (AID), U.S. Federal Reserve, U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), Foreign Service Institute of U.S. State Department, U.S. Export-Import Bank, New York State Banking Department, Kuwait Institute of Banking Studies, and other private and public institutions around the world.