|44th Prime Minister of South Korea|
18 June 2015 – 2 Nov 2016
|Preceded by||Choi Kyoung-hwan (Acting)|
|Minister of Justice|
11 March 2013 – 18 June 2015
|Preceded by||Gwon Jae-jin|
|Succeeded by||Kim Ju-hyeon (Acting)|
15 April 1954|
Seoul, South Korea
|Alma mater||Sungkyunkwan University|
On 21 May 2015, South Korean President Park Geun-hye named Hwang Kyo-ahn as Prime Minister of South Korea.
On 2 November 2016, Hwang was sacked as Prime Minister amid the 2016 South Korean political scandal as President Park tried to rebuild confidence in her administration.
Hwang is married and has two children (1 son, 1 daughter).
- "황교안 후보자 17년 간 장학금 기부… 젊은 검사시절부터 이웃돕기 (Hope candidates donate scholarships for 17 years)" (in Korean). KMIB. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 1 November 2016.
- "Park names Justice Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn as new PM". Yonhap. 21 May 2015. Retrieved 21 May 2015.
- "South Korea's justice minister Hwang Kyo Ahn nominated as new prime minister". The Straits Times. The Korea Herald. 21 May 2015. Retrieved 21 May 2015.
- Griffiths, James; Seo, Yoonjung (2 November 2016). "South Korea's prime minister sacked amid ongoing political crisis". CNN. Retrieved 2 November 2016.
|Prime Minister of South Korea