South Korean Minister of Information and Communication who also served as CEO of KT, a telecommunications service.
He studied economics at Seoul National University and at Boston University.
He served as Chief Economic Advisor to the Korean President from 1996 to 1997.
He was born in the North Gyeongsang Province of the Republic of Korea.
He served briefly as Outside Director of LG Electronics, a company that hired model Jessica Gomes to participate in one of its advertising campaigns.