Information published on 7 October 2009 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 154.

Yong-Chon Hyon appointed new Director of the International Railway Training Center (IRaTCA) for UIC Asia

  • Asia Pacific
  • Training

Mr Yong-Chon Hyon was appointed on 21 September 2009 new Director of IRaTCA (the International Railway Training Center for UIC Asia) in Human Resources Development Institute of KORAIL and Chairman of ANTC (Asian Network of Rail Training Centers) by President of KORAIL, Mr Huh Joon-Young.

Mr Yong-Chon Hyon is a graduate at Moscow University Law School (Master Degree in International Law).
He joined Korean Railways KORAIL in 1986. He held several positions of responsibility, such as Director of Planning in Logistics Department in Procurement Service Headquarters at KORAIL, between July 2003 and February 2005. He brought and shared his experience with UIC as part of his international experience as Senior Advisor at UIC World Division between 2005 and 2008.

UIC conveys warmest congratulations and best wishes to its colleague Mr. Yong-Chon Hyon for his appointment as the new Director of IRaTCA and his future responsibilities on behalf of UIC Asia.