North Korea Leadership Watch

Research and Analysis on the DPRK Leadership

Kim Tong Un (retired)

Kim Tong Un



1962: Research Staff, Department of Mining and Geology Exploration

1971: KWP Cadre and Chief Engineer, Party Extractive Industry Committee

1982: Director, Party Extractive Industry Committee

1988: Vice Department Director, CC KWP Office #39

1989: Elected, Member, CCKWP

1991: Vice Director, CC KWP Finance and Accounting

Vice President, Taesong General Trading Corporation

1994: Department Director, CC KWP Office #39

2003: Deputy, 11th SPA

2009: Deputy, 12th SPA

2010: Elected, Alternate Member, CC KWP

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