Antitrust Antitrust

Comment: South Korean antitrust chief's plan to make enforcement fairer, more predictable and efficient

By Jenny Lee and Wooyoung Lee
  • 20 Apr 2023 06:09
  • 20 Apr 2023 06:09
When it comes to effective antitrust enforcers, most people might envision a charismatic leader giving passionate speeches and making bold moves.
But for South Korea's antitrust chief Han Ki-jeong, the job is more about quiet observation and careful consideration. Before a room full of antitrust experts, he can often be

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Jenny Lee


Jenny joined MLex’s Seoul bureau in 2021 as a correspondent focusing on competition law and data privacy and security. Jenny received a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s renowned Medill School of Journalism and worked for a number of news organizations in the US, including the Associated Press Television News, McClatchy and Voice of America, where she worked for almost three years in Washington DC. She returned to her native South Korea in 2019 as a reporter for Wired Korea.

Wooyoung Lee

Correspondent, Seoul

Wooyoung Lee is a correspondent based in MLex’s Seoul office, South Korea, covering antitrust, privacy and data security, mergers and acquisitions and financial services. Wooyoung has more than a decade of experience in journalism, public policy and research. She has worked and written for news outlets including The Korea Herald, Al Jazeera International, Bloomberg BNA, Monocle, among others.

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