|우태희 l Taehee WOO|
Executive Vice Chairman of The Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI)
서울에서 태어나 연세대 행정학과와 서울대 행정대학원을 졸업했다. 대학교 4학년 재학 중 제27회 행정고시에 합격했으며 1984년 상공부에서 공무원생활을 시작했다. 2002년부터 2006년 까지 대한민국 뉴욕총영사관에서 상무관으로 근무했으며, 이후 산업자원부 투자진흥과장, 청와대 산업비서관실 선임행정관, 주미 한국대사관 상무공사참사관, 지식경제부 에너지절약 추진단장, 통상 협력정책관, 산업통상자원부 통상교섭실장, 통상차관보를 지냈다. 2016년부터 2017년까지 산업통상자원부 제2차관을 역임하였으며, 현재 대한상공회의소 상근부회장으로 역임 중이다.
Born in Seoul, Taehee Woo graduated from Yonsei University earning B.A. in public administration and acquired an M.A. in the same major at Seoul National University. He passed the 27th Public Officer Qualification Examination during his 4th year in university and began his civil service career at the Ministry of Commerce in 1984. He also worked as commercial officer at the Consulate General of Korea in New York from 2002 until 2006. After that, he took diverse positions at extensive organizations including director of Investment Promotion Division at the Ministry of Commerce Industry and Energy, senior administrative officer of Office of Industrial Secretary at the Presidential Office, commercial affairs counselor at the Korean Embassy to the US, director of Energy Conservation Promotion Team at the Ministry of Knowledge Economy, trade and cooperation policy officer, head of Trade Negotiation Office at the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, and assistant secretary for commerce. He also served as vice minister of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and now works as executive vice chairman of the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI).