It has been confirmed that the former CEO of an event company, who is the motive of Ms. Kun-hee Kim's top graduate course, is working as a senior administrative officer in the presidential office.
The company run by this administrator is also a company that rented a venue when former Attorney General Yoon Seok-yeol announced his candidacy in June of last year, but controversy is expected.
This is reporter Kang Cheong-wan's exclusive report.
is an event agency located in Gangnam, Seoul.
In June of last year, the company replaced the application for the lease of the Yun Bong-gil Memorial Hall, which was the site of the declaration of candidacy for former Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-yeol, in the name of 'seminars and press conferences'.
As a result of SBS coverage, it was confirmed that Mr. Kim, who was the company's representative at the time, is currently working as a senior administrative officer in the Presidential Office's Secretariat's Office after resigning.
[(I want to ask CEO Kim○○) You resigned.
(When did you resign?) I don't know that.]
In 2009, Kim and Kun-hee Kim completed the top-level course at Korea University's Graduate School of Journalism.
Multiple passport officials said that Kim got acquainted with Kim Kun-hee through this relationship, and she was hired by the president at the recommendation of Mrs. Kim.
He also said that Kim is involved in some public relations related to Mrs. Kim in addition to the presidential office ceremonies.
Mr. Kim previously worked at the presidential election camp for Yoon and was in charge of VIP ceremonies during the preparation for the presidential inauguration.
I asked Mr. Kim about the date of resignation of the company's representative, the details of the hiring process, and whether Mrs. Kim was involved in public relations, but Mr. Kim did not answer.
However, he revealed that there was no business relationship between the company he was running and Kovana content.
In the meantime, there has been a controversy over the construction work with the acquaintances of Mrs. Kim Gun-hee.
The wife of Human Resources Secretary Lee Won-mo accompanied the president and his wife on their visit to Spain, and an acquaintance who was a former managing director of Cobana Contents accompanied Mrs. Kim's visit to Bonghama Village, while two Cobana employees were hired in the presidential office.
This is the reason why there is a constant opinion that the president's will is clear, but it is right to create a second subsidiary office or a public support organization to receive legal assistance.
(Video coverage: Jeon Gyeong-bae, video editing: Park Jeong-sam)Keywords: