Jaeyoung Jin is Head of North Asia (China, Mongolia and Korea) at the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), the political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank Group. He is responsible for MIGA's the guarantees business in China, Mongolia and Korea in line with MIGA's strategic priorities.
Mr. Jin joined the World Bank Group in 2013 working as an underwriter in the Energy and Extractive Industries at MIGA based in Washington D.C., USA. Prior to his current appointment, Mr. Jin was Senior Energy Specialist at the World Bank, based in Washington DC, leading financing recovery in the energy sector in Africa. Previously, Mr. Jin had worked in various financial institutions including Export-Import Bank of Korea, Macquarie and Standard Chartered Bank.
Mr. Jin holds a Master of Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID) from Harvard Kennedy School and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Seoul National University.