Mr. Nguyen Van Can appointed as new Director General, replacing the retiring Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Tuc from May 1.
The Department of Organization and Personnel under the Ministry of Finance has announced the retirement of the Director General of the General Department of Vietnam Customs, Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Tuc, and the appointment of Deputy General Director, Mr. Nguyen Van Can, as his successor, effective from May 1.
Mr. Can was born in 1963 and graduated from the Hanoi National Economics University before pursuing a Master’s of Political Economy at the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration.
He first entered the customs sector in September 1990. He has held a range of positions, such as Deputy Manager of the Accounting - Logistics Department of the Hoang Lien Son Customs Department and Deputy Director of Import-Export Tax Collection Inspection.
He was also Chief of the Office of the National Steering Committee on the Prevention and Control of Smuggling, Trade Fraud and Fake Commodities, known as Steering Committee 389.