On 30 November 2021, the International Cooperative Alliance - Asia Pacific (ICA-AP) held an election for its new board at its 15th Regional Assembly in Seoul, the Republic of Korea. The election took place in two phases. Phase 1 was the election of Regional Board members and phase 2 was the election of ICA-AP Vice Presidents and President.
An elections committee was appointed to oversee the elections process including Dr. Robby Tulus - ex Regional Director, ICA-AP; Professor. Seungkwon Jang - Professor of Business Administration, Department of Management of Cooperatives, Graduate School Cooperative MBA, Graduate School of Social Economy, Sungkonghoe University, Korea; and Ms. Stefania Marcone - Chief of International Relations and European Policy, Legacoop, Italy.
Phase 1 election started with remarks by the 12 candidates contesting for the Regional Board, followed by electronic voting. A special voting booth was set up at the venue in Seoul, but most of the members chose to vote online. For phase 2 elections, three nominations were received for the position of Vice-Presidents.
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