Seoul, South Korea
Dr. Choi has worked in government and academic circles, focussing on economy and employment issues for the Republic of Korea for 35 years. In 2005, he served as a member of the Board of Directors for Work Together Foundation, appointed the year after as chairman for the Institute of Policy and Strategy Research in the Work Together Foundation. The WT Foundation’s mission is to create jobs offering support to social enterprises and social entrepreneurs.
Dr. Choi also successfully completed a term as chairman of the Economic and Social Development Commission in 2013, which is a social body that facilitates consultation on opportunities and issues around labour, industrial, economic and social policies. He has also been a practising professor at Seoul National University for 30 years, teaching Business Administration.
In 2000, he also served on the Board of Directors for the Korean Human Resources Development Service; served as President for the Korea Industrial Relations Association in 1990.
Dr. Choi completed his Ph.D. in Business Administration from Austria Linz University in 1972.