Jong Woo Kim, 23, was proclaimed Mister Global 2019 at the Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20 in Bangkok, Thailand on Thursday, September 26. He succeeds last year’s winner from USA, Dario Duque.
The police administration student and model triumphed over 37 other contestants from across the world to win the competition.
Houssem Saïdi of Tunisia and Jose Luis Rodrigo of Spain were first and second runners-up while Kenan Murseli of Switzerland and Braulio Encarnación of the Dominican Republic were the 3rd and 4th runners-up, respectively.
Now in its 6th edition, the pageant’s theme is “Inspiring Gentleman.”
Mister Global serves as a role model that inspires young men all around the world. He champions environmental and charitable projects as a global ambassador of goodwill.
Photos: Oat Nutphon / Nutphon Yingcharoenkitkhajorn