About Hwan Kyoung Ko

Hwan Kyoung Ko is a key partner in Lee & Ko‘s TMT, DPC, and fintech practice groups. He has advised numerous Big Tech/ IT companies and government agencies on a wide range of DPC-related issues. Mr Ko was actively involved in amending the Personal Information Protection Act, to promote the local big data industry. In 2019, Mr Ko received a Presidential Citation for his meaningful contribution to the promotion of the data economy and the fourth industrial revolution through legislative reform. He has been recognised as a leading individual by Chambers Asia (2013-20) and is ranked as Band 2 in 2020.


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