Youngchan Lee

  • Senior Advisor
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Youngchan Lee has 30 years of substantive experience in the healthcare and medical field including working at Ministry of Health and Welfare, and Korea Health Industry Development Institute. Mr. Lee joined Bae, Kim & Lee LLC in 2022 and advises mainly on legal matters regarding the healthcare and medical field.

Representative Experience

2022-Present Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
2019-2022 Advisor, Economic Regulatory Administration Consulting (ERAC)
2015-2019 President, Korea Health Industry Development Institute
2013-2014 Vice Minister, Ministry of Health and Welfare
2009-2012 Resident Officer, United Nations Office at Geneva
2008 Director General for Health Insurance Policy, Ministry of Health and Welfare
2007-2008 Head, Division of Healthcare and Medical Policy, Ministry of Health and Welfare
1985-2006 Ministry of Health and Welfare
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2014-2015 Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Administration, Kyung Hee University
2012-2013 Senior Expert Member, Health and Welfare Committee, Saenuri Party


2003 Kyung Hee University (Ph.D)
1993 London School of Economics and Political Science (M.A.)
1984 Kyung Hee University (M.A.)
1982 Kyung Hee University (LL.B.)

Selected Activities

Introduction to the British Welfare State (Nanam Publishing House, 2005)


2017 Authorized Administrative Agent (Korea)