Youngtaek KimPresident of Division/Design Div. 2
Youngtaek Kim graduated from Seoul National University majoring in Architecture and gained master’s degree at the same university. He designed large sized attraction and transportation facilities such as, Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Gyeongju High Speed Train Station, etc. at Posco Architects and Consultants from 1995. Entering Haeahn Architecture in 1999, he has focused on design of mixed-use facilities including Residential Complexes and proposed a new type and program of Urban High-rise Residential Buildings, and his major projects were Seoul Forest Galleria Foret, Bucheon Jungdong Richensia, etc. He also emphasized on designing projects that creates new urban areas as well as reflecting demand of various markets. His ideas were realized in office and commercial projects such as Jamsil Korva Tower, Eulji-ro Park Avenue, E-Mart Headquarters, etc.