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Minister

Lee Young

Minister

Lee Young

Ministry of SMEs and Startups(MSS)
SEJONG FINANCE CENTER, 180, Gareum-ro, Sejong-si, Republic of Korea

Education

Mar. 1989 - Feb. 1993
Kwangwoon University(Seoul, Republic of Korea), Bachelor in Mathematics
Mar. 1993 - Feb. 1995
KAIST(Seoul, Republic of Korea), Master in Mathematics
Mar. 1996 - Feb. 2022
KAIST(Seoul, Republic of Korea), Ph. D. in Mathematical Sciences

Careers

May. 2022 - present
Minister of SMEs and Startups, Republic of Korea
Apr. 2022 - present
Chairwoman of the Public Administration and Security Committee of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Sep. 2020 - present
Chair of the Digital Party Committee of the People Power Party
May. 2020 - present
Member of the 21st National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Sep. 2021 - Apr. 2022
Floor leader of the People Power Party
Aug. 2020 - Sep. 2020
Chair of the Digital Party Committee of the United Future Party
Nov. 2017 - Jun. 2019
Member of the Committee on innovative growth of SMEs and Startups of the Korea Federation of SMEs (KBIZ)
Feb. 2017 - Feb. 2021
Vice President of the Korea Software Industry Association (KOSA)
Dec. 2016 - Sep. 2017
Advisor of the Presidential Advisory Council on Science and Technology
Dec. 2015 - Dec. 2019
Member of the Industrial Technology Protection Committee of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy
Dec. 2015 - Dec. 2017
Advisor of the Intellectual Property Policy Advisory Committee of the Korean Intellectual Property Office
Mar. 2015 - Jun. 2017
Executive Vice Chairman of the Korea International Trade Association
Feb. 2015 - Feb. 2017
President of the Korea Venture Business Women's Association
Mar. 2010 - May. 2020
CEO of Teruten Inc.