Dr. Young-sook Nam is the Secretary General of WeGO. Prior to joining WeGO, she was a Professor at Ewha Womans University’s Graduate School of International Studies and held senior-level positions in the Korean government and international organizations abroad. As the Director of ICT Investment & Cooperation at the Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) of Korea, she oversaw the Ministry’s global ICT cooperation, with the primary purpose of bridging the global digital divide through development assistance in the ICT sector. At MIC, she played an instrumental role in overseeing the establishment of IT Cooperation Centers in Mexico and Chile and operated Information Access Centers in a number of developing countries. Dr. Nam also gained vast experience in policy making, international cooperation, and sustainable development in her previous posts at Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (MOFAT), Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP), Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and International Labor Office (ILO). Dr. Nam received her Ph.D. in International Development from Stanford University.