Country: Korea, Republic of
Dr. Do-Jin Jung became a member of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board in January 2018. He was nominated by the Korea Institute of Public Finance (KIPF).
Dr. Jung is currently an executive director in the Government Accounting and Finance Statistics Center (GAFSC) at the KIPF where he is not only responsible for setting accounting standards for the Korean central government and preparing financial statements accordingly, but also in charge of compiling GFS and PSDS. Additionally, he is an accounting professor at the Chung-Ang University (Korea) and a member or a chair of several government accounting bodies and academic associations in Korea. He has also been the Financial Reporting Council Member at Financial Service Commission since 2013.
Prior to joining the GAFSC, he worked at the Financial Supervisory Service in Korea where he oversaw the adoption of the IFRS in the private sectors in Korea from 2005 to 2007.
Dr. Jung is CMA (Certified Management Accountant) and CFM (Certified Financial Management) and has a PhD in accountancy from the University of Kentucky.