Kyoo-Won Oh is a Senior Underwriter at the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), the political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank Group.
Oh joined MIGA in 2010 after working at the World Bank as a Financial Sector Specialist. In his current position, Oh is responsible for leading the underwriting process as well as business development for projects in the agribusiness and general services sector. He has significant experience underwriting projects in fragile and conflict-affected situations such as Afghanistan, Burundi, Sierra Leone, and the West Bank and Gaza. Prior to joining the World Bank Group, Oh held several positions in the Export-Import Bank of Korea, including on the project finance, trade finance, debt capital markets, and strategic management teams.
Oh holds a bachelor’s degree from Seoul National University and an MA from the University of California at Davis.