Chang-Soon Thomas Song


South Korea

Company: Korea Exchange Bank
Title: Senior Manager
Address: 181, 2-Ka, Eulchiro, Jung-Gu Seoul, Korea 100-793
Phone: (+822)7298468 / (+822)7298966

Personal Details:

Born : 1960
Married : Yes - since 1989
Children: 1 girl (1990), 1 boy (1992)
Hobbies: Reading and Music


Schools: Yonsei University, B.A. Business Administration
Michigan State University, M.B.A. Finance
University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, J.D.
License: Attorney at Law (Jurisdiction: Arizona)


  • Responsible for intl dispute resolution in letters of credit
  • Review of important bank guarantees and standbys
  • Training of trade finance staff
  • Preparing translations and commentaries on international banking rules

Training Experience:

Korea Exchange Bank (internal) In house trainer; e.g. Letters of Credit and UCP 600 seminars
Korea Exchange Bank (external) Seminars for customers; on UCP 600
Other: Panelist at IIBLP's Annual LC Survey;
e.g. on UCP 600

International Magazines / Publications:

DCInsight: Contributor with articles and comments
DC World Article
Annual Survey Book Article


ICC-International Chamber of Commerce
Member of ICC Commission on Banking
Technique and Practice (Banking Commission)
ICC-Documentary Credit Dispute Expertise Expert
DC World Editorial Advisor