Director, International Cooperation Division
Korea Nuclear Energy Promotion Agency
Before joining KONEPA, Dong-Won Kim worked for over 15 years at Young Gwang NPP, where he had spells both as an operator of Unit 2, and as a commissioning supervisor of Units 3 and 4. He received his Senior Reactor Operator licence in 1991.
He joined the Korea Nuclear Energy Foundation, the organisation which preceded KONEPA, in 1995.
Mr Kim has a bachelorís degree in Chemistry from Sung Kyun Kwan University, and an MA in Economics from Seoul National University. He is currently undertaking a PhD in Energy Policy from Korea Polytechnic University.