Kwon Soon-man, director of Health Industry Promotion Agency, mid-term resignation

I can’t even finish half of my term… The first voluntary resignation from a public institution under the Ministry of Welfare

Kwon Soon-man, Director, Health Industry Promotion Agency

Kwon Soon-man, director of the Health Industry Promotion Center, resigned on August 31. Kwon Soon-man, who took office on March 1, 2021, resigned without completing half of his three-year term.

Since the inauguration of the Yun Seok-yeol government, he is the first public institution head under the Ministry of Health and Welfare to step down.

Planning Director Kim Young-ok will act as the acting president of the Health Industry Promotion Agency.

Kwon Soon-man, former director of the Institute for Health Industry Promotion, was born in 1964 and is a professor at Seoul National University’s Graduate School of Public Health. He has served as President of the Association for Health Administration, President of the Korean Society of Geriatrics, President of the Association for Health Economic Policy, and General Manager of Health Sector at the Asian Development Bank.

By Kim Yong-joo, reporter [email protected]

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