Junghyung Cho

Junghyung Cho is a Partner with Excelsior. He currently serves on the Board of Sunjin Control and Access and previously served on the Board of SBM in South Korea. Junghyung worked as a Principal with Excelsior from 2002 to 2007, focusing on the Korean market. Subsequent to Excelsior, he worked as a direct investment specialist covering North Asia for the principal trading group at Merrill Lynch. After the acquisition of Merrill Lynch by Bank of America, Junghyung founded and managed a hedge fund with his former colleagues from Merrill Lynch, prior to re-joining Excelsior in 2012. Junghyung started professional career as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers in Hong Kong and New York after getting an MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Junghyung graduated with Summa Cum Laude from International Economics Department at Seoul National University and worked as an Economist at the Bank of Korea, a central bank, for three years prior to business school.

Email : junghyung.cho@excelcapasia.com