Current Office Bearers

Current Office Bearers

The office bearers of CityNet for the term 2017-2022 are listed below.

 

Executive Committee

President City

Seoul Metropolitan Government, Republic of Korea

Seoul is the President City and the host of the CityNet Secretariat since 2013. Prior to accepting the Presidency, Seoul served as an Executive Committee Member since 2001.

President Emeritus

Yokohama City, Japan

The host of the CityNet Secretariat from establishment in 1987 up until its relocation in 2013, Yokohama serves as CityNet's President Emeritus.

First Vice President

Makati City Government, Philippines

Makati is the First Vice President City and has held this position since 2017. Prior to Makati's election as the First Vice President City, it served as the Second Vice President since 2009.

Second Vice President

Kuala Lumpur City Hall, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur is the Second Vice President City since 2017, and the host for the 9th CityNet Congress in 2022.

Executive Committee Member

Ahmedabad Study Action Group, India

Ahmedabad Study Action Group has served as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Bogor City, Indonesia

Bogor has served as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Busan Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea

Busan has served as an Executive Committee Member since 2013, and was re-elected in 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Colombo Municipal Council, Sri Lanka

Boasting one of the longest histories on the Executive Committee, Colombo has been serving as an Executive Committee Member since 1989.

Executive Committee Member

Incheon Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea

Incheon has served as an Executive Committee Member since 2013, and was re-elected in 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Lalitpur Metropolitan City, Nepal

Lalitpur has been serving as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Executive Committee Member

League of Cities of the Philippines, Philippines

LCP has been serving as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Penang Island City Council, Malaysia

Penang has been serving as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Executive Committee Member

Suwon City, Republic of Korea

Suwon has been serving as an Executive Committee Member since 2017.

Auditor

Muntinlupa City, Philippines

Muntinlupa has been serving as the Auditor since 2017.

Secretariat

Secretary General

Vijay Jagannathan

Mr. Vijay Jagannathan has held the position of Secretary General since 2013, where he was elected at the 7th CityNet Congress in Seoul, Republic of Korea.

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