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The investment professionals at STIC are local individuals who have deep insight and experience in investing in local markets. STIC has the largest operating partners function in Korea, along with experienced specialists in investor relations, fund operations, and risk management.
  • AN, Joon Ha

    Managing Director

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • AN, Joon Ha

      Managing Director Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. An is a Managing Director on the Private Equity team at STIC Investments. He started his career at the firm in 2010. He is based in Seoul.
    • Education
      Mr. An received an LL.B. degree from Seoul National University.
  • BAE, Jinsoo

    Senior Associate

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • BAE, Jinsoo

      Senior Associate Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Bae joined STIC Investments in 2019. He is a Senior Associate based in Seoul and is part of the Private Equity team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Bae worked as an investment manager at KTB Private Equity and as an investment banking analyst at BDA Partners.
    • Education
      Mr. Bae received a BS in Finance from Wake Forest University.
  • BAE, Jong Ha

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Ho Chi Minh City

    • BAE, Jong Ha

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Ho Chi Minh City
    • Experience
      Dr. Bae is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

      Before joining the firm in 2018, Dr. Bae worked as the country representative at Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Vietnam. He also served as the president of Korea National College of Agriculture and Fisheries and as a public services officer at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries in Korea.
    • Education
      Dr. Bae received a BA in Economics and an MA in Public Administration from Seoul National University. He also received a PhD in Agricultural Economics from University of Minnesota.
  • BAE, Seon Han

    Managing Partner

    Head of Indonesia

    Indonesia/Partners Committee

    Jakarta

    • BAE, Seon Han

      Managing Partner Head of Indonesia Indonesia/Partners Committee Jakarta
    • Experience
      Mr. Bae is a Managing Partner and the Head of Indonesia team at STIC Investments. He manages the firm's Indonesia operations.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2005, Mr. Bae spent his entire career at Samsung Group. One of his highlighted roles at Samsung Group includes his role as an investment manager at Samsung Corporate Venture Capital Group, where he focused on identifying strategic partnerships and venture capital investment opportunities.
    • Education
      Mr. Bae received a BS in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Korea Maritime University and an MBA from University of Birmingham.
  • BAEK, James

    Senior Associate

    Credit

    Seoul

    • BAEK, James

      Senior Associate Credit Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Baek joined STIC Investments in 2022. He is a Senior Associate based in Seoul and is part of the Credit team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Baek worked as an investment banker at Mirae Asset Securities. Prior to that, Mr. Baek was a financial advisor at KPMG.
    • Education
      Mr. Baek received a BS in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University.
  • BAEK, Seunghak

    Principal

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • BAEK, Seunghak

      Principal Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Baek is a Principal and is part of the Private Equity team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2022, Mr. Baek worked as a investment banker at Samsung Securities.
    • Education
      Mr. Baek received a BA in Economics from Yonsei University, and an MBA from Sungkyunkwan University. Mr. Baek holds the CFA Charterholder designation.
  • CHAI, Jin Ho

    Executive Managing Partner

    Head of Private Equity

    Private Equity/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • CHAI, Jin Ho

      Executive Managing Partner Head of Private Equity Private Equity/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Chai is an Executive Managing Partner and the Head of Private Equity at STIC Investments. Mr. Chai joined the firm in 2010. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Chai was the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of GoldenPole, a consultancy firm which sources, executes, and manages M&A deals for strategic investors. Before that, he was a project manager at Korea Corporate Restructuring Corporation, an M&A advisor for distressed companies. He began his career as an equity research analyst at Shinyoung Securities in 1998.
    • Education
      Mr. Chai received a BA and an MA in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • CHANG, Andy

    Managing Partner

    Head of Greater China

    Greater China/Partners Committee

    Taipei

    • CHANG, Andy

      Managing Partner Head of Greater China Greater China/Partners Committee Taipei
    • Experience
      Mr. Chang is a Managing Partner at STIC Investments and is the Head of Greater China. He is based in Taipei. He manages the firm's Greater China operations.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2008, Mr. Chang accumulated his investment experience at Aqua Asia Asset Management, Fu Hwa Commercial Bank, and Prodisc Technology.
    • Education
      Mr. Chang received an AS in Mechanical Engineering from Kwang Wu Institute of Technology. He also received a BS in Accounting and an MBA from Drexel University.
  • CHO, Jason

    Managing Partner

    Head of Singapore

    Private Equity/Partners Committee

    Singapore

    • CHO, Jason

      Managing Partner Head of Singapore Private Equity/Partners Committee Singapore
    • Experience
      Mr. Cho is a Managing Partner and is part of the Private Equity team. He also heads the firm's Singapore office.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2020, Mr. Cho worked at Macquarie Capital (Principal Investment) as the Head of North Asia, focusing on all types of alternative investments in the region. Prior to Macquarie Capital, Mr. Cho was an investment professional at Affinity Equity Partners. Before joining Affinity Equity Partners, Mr. Cho worked as an investment banker at HSBC and Merrill Lynch.
    • Education
      Mr. Cho received a BS in Hotel Administration and Finance from Cornell University. Mr. Cho holds the CFA Charterholder designation.
  • CHOI, Ansung

    Managing Director

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • CHOI, Ansung

      Managing Director Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Choi is a Managing Director on the Growth Capital team at STIC Investments. He joined the firm in 2009. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Choi worked as the Chief Executive Officer at various start-up companies.
    • Education
      Mr. Choi received a BA in Economics from University of Washington and an MBA from Seoul National University.
  • CHOI, Doo Whan

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • CHOI, Doo Whan

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Dr. Choi is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2021, Dr. Choi held various leadership positions in the IT industry. Some of his highlighted positions include Chief Executive Officer at KT, and Chief Executive Officer at POSCO ICT. He started his career as a researcher at Korea Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute.

      Outside of his professional career, Dr. Choi served as the Chairman of Korea Telecommunications Technology Association from 2008 to 2011.
    • Education
      Dr. Choi received a BS and a MS in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University. He also received a PhD in Electrical Engineering from University of Texas.
  • CHOI, Young Sook

    Senior Manager

    Fund Operations

    Operations

    Seoul

    • CHOI, Young Sook

      Senior Manager Fund Operations Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Choi is a Senior Manager on the Fund Operations team at STIC Investments. She is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2008, Ms. Choi worked at Shinhan Life Insurance and Hanwha Asset Management.
    • Education
      Ms. Choi received a BA in Fashion Design from Kyungwon University (Gachon University).
  • DANG, Chau Minh Long

    Principal

    Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City

    • DANG, Chau Minh Long

      Principal Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City
    • Experience
      Mr. Dang is a Principal at STIC Investments. He is part of Vietnam team, and is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2010, Mr. Dang worked as an investment manager at Golden Bridge.
    • Education
      Mr. Dang received a BS and MS in Finance from Webster University.
  • DO, Yong Hwan

    Chairman

    Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • DO, Yong Hwan

      Chairman Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Do is the Chairman and the Founder of STIC Investments.

      Mr. Do began his career at Shinhan Finance Group as a credit analyst in 1982. He then held various research and investment manager roles in the group. After successfully completing his tenure as the Head of Investment Division at Shinhan Life Insurance, Mr. Do left the group in 1996, and founded STIC Investments in 1999.

      Besides his professional career, Mr. Do served as the chairman of Korea Venture Capital Association from 2003 to 2010.
    • Education
      Mr. Do received a BA in Economics and an MBA from Korea University.
  • GHIM, Tim

    Senior Associate

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • GHIM, Tim

      Senior Associate Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Ghim joined STIC Investments in 2022. He is a Senior Associate based in Seoul and is part of the Private Equity team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Ghim worked as an analyst at LGT Capital Partners.
    • Education
      Mr. Ghim received a BS in Business Administration from New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
  • JEON, Gookhyun

    Senior Manager

    Finance & Accounting

    Operations

    Seoul

    • JEON, Gookhyun

      Senior Manager Finance & Accounting Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Jeon is a Senior Manager on the Finance & Accounting team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2021, Mr. Jeon worked as an accountant at Aju Hotels & Resorts and Parnas Hotel.
      He started his career at PwC tax advisory.
    • Education
      Mr. Jeon received a BA in Business Administration from Korea University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea) and a Certified Tax Accountant.



  • JO, Hyun Chul

    Senior Manager

    Shareholder Relations

    Operations

    Seoul

    • JO, Hyun Chul

      Senior Manager Shareholder Relations Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Jo is a Senior Manager and is a shareholder relations specialist at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2021, Mr. Jo worked as an investor relations manager at HITEJINRO Holdings.
      He started his career at SK telink in the finance team.
    • Education
      Mr. Jo received a BA in Business Administration from University of Seoul.
  • KANG, Il Sung

    Managing Partner

    Head of Credit

    Credit/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • KANG, Il Sung

      Managing Partner Head of Credit Credit/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kang is a Managing Partner and the Head of Credit team at STIC Investments. Mr. Kang joined the firm in 2010. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm, Mr. Kang gained private equity experience as an investment manager at Heungkuk Asset Management and Mirae Asset Daewoo Securities. He began his career at Shinyoung Securities as an equity research analyst.
    • Education
      Mr. Kang received a BA in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • KANG, Shin Woo

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • KANG, Shin Woo

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kang is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2020, Mr. Kang served over 30 years in the asset management industry in various investment roles. Some of his highlighted roles include working as the Chief Investment Officer at Templeton Asset Management, Hanwha Asset Management, and Korea Investment Corporation.
    • Education
      Mr. Kang received an LL.B. degree from Seoul National University.
  • KIM, Bora

    Manager

    Executive Assistant

    Operations

    Seoul

    • KIM, Bora

      Manager Executive Assistant Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Kim joined STIC Investment in 2015. She is the Executive Assistant to the firm's Chief Investment Officer and Chief Operating Officer. She is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Ms. Kim worked as an executive assistant at Samtan.
    • Education
      Ms. Kim received an AA in Aviation Management from Inha Technical College.
  • KIM, Hojung

    Senior Associate

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • KIM, Hojung

      Senior Associate Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Kim joined STIC Investments in 2021. She is part of the Growth Capital team at the firm. She is based in Seoul.

      Ms. Kim started her career as an intern at STIC Investments.
    • Education
      Ms. Kim received a BS in Business Administration and a MS in Finance from IÉSEG School of Management. She also received a MS in Investment Banking and Capital Markets from IÉSEG School of Management.
  • KIM, Hong Jin

    Managing Director

    Head of Vietnam

    Growth Capital/Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City

    • KIM, Hong Jin

      Managing Director Head of Vietnam Growth Capital/Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City
    • Experience
      Mr. Kim is a Managing Director on the Growth Capital team and the Head of Vietnam at STIC Investments. He is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2019, Mr. Kim worked as an investment manager at Green Egg Investment and Hanwha Life Insurance. He also worked as a management consultant at KPMG and PwC.
    • Education
      Mr. Kim received a BA in Business Administration from Seoul National University.
  • KIM, Hun Pyo

    Operating Partner

    Head of Operating Partners Group

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • KIM, Hun Pyo

      Operating Partner Head of Operating Partners Group Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kim is the Head of Operating Partners Group at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2017, Mr. Kim served as the Chief Financial Officer at SK Networks. He also held other senior positions at SK Group, SK Innovation, and SK Gas. He has over 30 years of experience.
    • Education
      Mr. Kim received a BA in Business Administration from Seoul National University, and an MBA from Duke University.
  • KIM, Jae Bum

    Executive Managing Partner

    Head of Investment Strategy

    Investment Strategy/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • KIM, Jae Bum

      Executive Managing Partner Head of Investment Strategy Investment Strategy/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kim joined STIC Investments in 2019 as the Head of Investment Strategy. He is an Executive Managing Partner based in Seoul, and is responsible for establishing the firm's overall investment strategy.

      Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Kim worked as the Head of Alternative Investments at the Korea Teachers’ Pension and as the Head of Alternative Investments at National Pension Service. Mr. Kim started his career at National Information & Credit Evaluation as a research analyst.
    • Education
      Mr. Kim received a BA in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • KIM, Jason

    Managing Director

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • KIM, Jason

      Managing Director Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kim is a Managing Director of STIC Investments and is part of the Private Equity team at the firm. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2013, Mr. Kim worked as a cross-border financial advisor at PwC.
    • Education
      Mr. Kim received a BA in Business Administration from Yonsei University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (US & Korea).
  • KIM, Jee Sung

    Manager

    Executive Assistant

    Operations

    Seoul

    • KIM, Jee Sung

      Manager Executive Assistant Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Kim joined STIC Investments in 2014. She is the executive assistant to the firm's Chairman.

      Prior to STIC Investments, Ms. Kim worked as an executive assistant at LG Electronics.
    • Education
      Ms. Kim received an AA in Secretarial Administration from Soongeui Women's College.
  • KIM, Youngae

    Manager

    Finance & Accounting

    Operations

    Seoul

    • KIM, Youngae

      Manager Finance & Accounting Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Kim is a Manager on the Finance & Accounting team at STIC Investments. She joined the firm in 2018. She is based in Seoul.

      Prior to STIC Investments, Ms. Kim worked as an accounting staff at Pulmuone.
    • Education
      Ms. Kim received a BA in Business Administration from Jeju National University.
  • KONG, Wonpyo

    Managing Director

    Head of Operations

    Operations

    Seoul

    • KONG, Wonpyo

      Managing Director Head of Operations Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kong is the Head of Operations at STIC Investments. He joined the firm in 2005, and is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Kong worked at Dongah Construction Industrial and Digital Power Communications as an accountant and an investor relations manager.
    • Education
      Mr. Kong received a BA in Accounting from Chung Ang University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (US).
  • KWAG, Dillion

    Executive Managing Partner

    Chief Operating Officer

    Operations/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • KWAG, Dillion

      Executive Managing Partner Chief Operating Officer Operations/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kwag joined STIC Investments in 2011. He is the current Chief Operating Officer of the firm. He is an Executive Managing Partner based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Kwag worked at IBK Investment Securities as the Head of Principal Investments (Private Equity). Before that, he spent 6 years at National Pension Service ("NPS") as the Head of Global Investments. He also served as the Head of Risk Management at NPS.
    • Education
      Mr. Kwag received a BA in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • KWAK, Dong Guel

    Vice Chairman

    Chief Investment Officer

    Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • KWAK, Dong Guel

      Vice Chairman Chief Investment Officer Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kwak is one of the founding members of STIC Investments. He is the Vice Chairman and the current Chief Investment Officer of the firm.

      Before founding STIC Investments, Mr. Kwak worked as a public equity fund manager at Dongsuh Securities. He also served as the chairman of the operations committee for Korea Core Industrial Technology Investment Association (KITIA) from 2006 to 2011.
    • Education
      Mr. Kwak received a BA in Business Administration from Youngnam University and an MBA from Seoul National University.
  • KWON, Jongik

    Managing Director

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • KWON, Jongik

      Managing Director Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Kwon is a Managing Director and is part of the Growth Capital team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2020, Mr. Kwon accumulated investment experience at Cowell Investment Group and Dominus Investments. He started his career as an equity research analyst at BNP Paribas.
    • Education
      Mr. Kwon received a BS in Mathematics from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.
  • LEE, Byung Do

    Principal

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • LEE, Byung Do

      Principal Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Principal and is part of the Private Equity team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2019, Mr. Lee worked as a financial advisor at PwC.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Business Administration from Sungkyunkwan University. Mr. Lee is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • LEE, Daniel

    Managing Partner

    Head of Growth Capital

    Growth Capital/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • LEE, Daniel

      Managing Partner Head of Growth Capital Growth Capital/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is the Head of Growth Capital at STIC Investments. He joined the firm in 2006. He is a Managing Partner based in Seoul.

      Before joining STIC Investments, Mr. Lee worked as an investment manager at KTB Network. Earlier in his career, Mr. Lee was a senior research analyst at Korea Information Society Development Institute (KISDI) and Korean Institute for Defense Analyses (KIDA).
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Business Administration and an MBA from Yonsei University. He also completed Entrepreneurship in the IT Industry Program at Stanford University. Mr. Lee holds the CFA Charterholder designation.
  • LEE, Do Haeng

    Managing Director

    Risk Management

    Seoul

    • LEE, Do Haeng

      Managing Director Risk Management Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Managing Director on the Risk Management team at STIC Investments. He is responsible for overseeing financial risk of the firm's investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2018, Mr. Lee acted as an internal auditor at Sogang University. He was also an accountant and a consultant at KPMG and PwC.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Business Administration from Yonsei University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • LEE, Dong-ki

    Senior Manager

    Fund Operations

    Operations

    Seoul

    • LEE, Dong-ki

      Senior Manager Fund Operations Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Senior Manager on the Fund Operations team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Mr. Lee worked as an accounting staff at Forward Global Fashion.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Business Administration from Hanyang University.
  • LEE, Hanju

    Managing Director

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • LEE, Hanju

      Managing Director Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Managing Director on the Growth Capital team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2009, Mr. Lee worked as an equity research analyst at ABN AMRO.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • LEE, Jaejeong

    Senior Manager

    IT

    Operations

    Seoul

    • LEE, Jaejeong

      Senior Manager IT Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Senior Manager at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul. Mr. Lee oversees the entire IT infrastructure at the firm.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Mr. Lee worked at Jaeneung Educational Institute as an IT manager.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BS in information and communication engineering from Sangmyung University.
  • LEE, Jeong Ho

    Senior Associate

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • LEE, Jeong Ho

      Senior Associate Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee joined STIC Investments in 2021. He is a Senior Associate based in Seoul and is part of the Private Equity team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Lee worked as an investment manager at Unison Capital.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received BA in Natural Sciences from Johns Hopkins University.
  • LEE, Jinhyung

    Principal

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • LEE, Jinhyung

      Principal Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Principal based in Seoul. He is part of the Growth Capital team.

      Mr. Lee started his career at the firm in 2013.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in History and Foodservice Management from Kyung Hee University.
  • LEE, Sang Hyun

    Managing Partner

    Private Equity/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • LEE, Sang Hyun

      Managing Partner Private Equity/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Managing Partner and is part of the Private Equity team at STIC Investments. He started his career at the firm in 2006. He is based in Seoul.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received an AB in Political Science from University of Michigan.
  • LEE, Won Jin

    Principal

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • LEE, Won Jin

      Principal Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee joined STIC Investments in 2018. He is a Principal on the Private Equity team at the firm. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Lee worked at PwC as a financial advisor.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a BA in Business Administration from Seoul National University.
      Mr. Lee is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • LIM, CJ

    Principal

    Business Development/ESG

    Seoul

    • LIM, CJ

      Principal Business Development/ESG Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Lim joined STIC Investments in 2018. He is a Principal based in Seoul and is part of the Business Development and ESG team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Lim worked in various sales and relationship manager roles at Daishin Securities, VIP Research & Management, and J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
    • Education
      Mr. Lim received a BA in Economics from New York University.
  • LUU, Ngoc Bao

    Principal

    Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City

    • LUU, Ngoc Bao

      Principal Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City
    • Experience
      Mr. Luu is a Principal and is part of the firm's Vietnam team. He is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2017, Mr. Luu worked as an investment manager at Kusto Group. Prior to Kusto Group, Mr. Luu held various senior positions in investment banking at Sacombank Securities and Techcom Capital. Mr. Luu started his career at KPMG as an auditor.
    • Education
      Mr. Luu received a BA in Accounting and Auditing from University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City.
      Mr. Luu is a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA, UK), and a Chartered Financial Analyst.
  • NG, Sylvia

    Office Manager

    Singapore

    • NG, Sylvia

      Office Manager Singapore
    • Experience
      Ms. Ng is an Office Manager for STIC Investments' Singapore office. She joined the firm in 2022.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Ms. Ng served as a compliance and administration specialist at various financial services companies.
    • Education
      Ms. Ng received a BA in Communication from University of Technology Sydney.
  • PAEK, Bong Joo

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • PAEK, Bong Joo

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Paek is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Mr. Paek has served over 30 years as a senior executive at Samsung Electronics. One of his highlighted positions at Samsung Electronics include his tenure as the Chief Executive Officer of Samsung Electronics Russia. He also headed Samsung Electronics' US and Latin America subsidiaries.
    • Education
      Mr. Paek received a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from Seoul National University. He also completed International Business Program at Korea University.
  • PARK, Gye-hyun

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • PARK, Gye-hyun

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Park is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2012, Mr. Park served as the Chief Executive Officer of Korea Smart Card. He also held various senior positions at LG Group in Korea. He was the Chief Executive Officer at LG N-SYS, and an Executive Vice President at LG CNS.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received a BS and MS in Electronics Engineering from Hanyang University. He also completed Advanced Management Program at Seoul National University.
  • PARK, Hyung Gun

    Executive Managing Partner

    Head of Risk Management

    Risk Management/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • PARK, Hyung Gun

      Executive Managing Partner Head of Risk Management Risk Management/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Park is the Head of Risk Management and the compliance officer at STIC Investments. He is an Executive Managing Partner based in Seoul. He oversees the entire spectrum of legal, compliance, and risk management functions for all investments made or advised by the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC in 2007, Mr. Park served as a General Manager at Samsung Corporation, where he was involved in various legal affairs of the corporate. He worked at Samsung Corporation for 21 years.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received an LL.B. from Hanyang University. He also received an LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association.
  • PARK, Jong Hong

    Senior Associate

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • PARK, Jong Hong

      Senior Associate Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Park is a Senior Associate on the firm's Growth Capital team.
      Prior to joining the firm in 2022, Mr. Park worked as an investment manager at SG Private Equity. Before SG Private Equity, Mr. Park worked as a financial advisor at KPMG.

      Mr. Park received a BA in Business Administration from Sungkyunkwan University.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received a BA in Business Administration from Sungkyunkwan University. Mr. Park is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea)
  • PARK, Kisoo

    Managing Partner

    Head of Business Development/Head of ESG

    Business Development/ESG/Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • PARK, Kisoo

      Managing Partner Head of Business Development/Head of ESG Business Development/ESG/Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Park joined STIC Investments in 2009. He is a Managing Partner based in Seoul and is the Head of Business Development and Head of ESG at the firm. His responsibilities include investor relations, fundraising, marketing, external affairs, and ESG.

      Mr. Park started his professional experience at Samsung Life Insurance as an investment manager. He also has deep experience in structured products, F/X, and derivatives from his tenures at global financial services firms such as Barclays, Natixis, and Deutsche Asset Management.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received a B.A. in Sociology and an MBA from Yonsei University. Mr. Park holds the CFA Charterholder designation.
  • PARK, Sanghyun

    Managing Director

    Credit

    Seoul

    • PARK, Sanghyun

      Managing Director Credit Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Park is a Managing Director of Credit team at STIC Investments.

      Before joining the firm in 2022, Mr. Park worked as a M&A advisor at Samsung Securities and NH Investment & Securities.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received a BA in Business Administration from Chung Ang University.
  • PHAM, Thi Minh Xuan

    Senior Associate

    Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City

    • PHAM, Thi Minh Xuan

      Senior Associate Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City
    • Experience
      Ms. Pham is a Senior Associate and is part of the Vietnam team at STIC Investments. She is based in Ho Chi Minh City.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2018, Ms. Pham worked as a M&A consultant covering Vietnam at Soulbei Korea.
    • Education
      Ms. Pham received a BS in Finance from University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, and an MBA from Yonsei University.
  • PYEE, Hong Seok

    Senior Manager

    Finance & Accounting

    Operations

    Seoul

    • PYEE, Hong Seok

      Senior Manager Finance & Accounting Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Pyee is a Senior Manager on the Finance & Accounting team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2022, Mr. Pyee worked as an accounting specialist at Gaon Cable and Parnas Hotel.
    • Education
      Mr. Pyee received a BA in Business Administration and Accounting from Dankook University.
  • REINHART, Marvin R.

    Principal

    Indonesia

    Jakarta

    • REINHART, Marvin R.

      Principal Indonesia Jakarta
    • Experience
      Mr. Reinhart is a Principal at STIC Investments. He is part of Indonesia team, and is based in Jakarta.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments in 2019, Mr. Reinhart worked as an investment banker at Helios Capital.
    • Education
      Mr. Reinhart received a BCom in Finance and Business Information Systems from Curtin University, and an MS in Finance from Binus University.
  • SAIGAL, Tanay

    Principal

    Private Equity

    Singapore

    • SAIGAL, Tanay

      Principal Private Equity Singapore
    • Experience
      Mr. Saigal is a Principal and is part of the Private Equity team at STIC Investments. He is based in Singapore.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2022, Mr. Saigal worked as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs in Singapore covering M&A and capital markets transactions across Southeast Asia.
    • Education
      Mr. Saigal received a BS in Business Management in Finance and Accountancy from Singapore Management University.
  • SEO, Tong Kyu

    Executive Managing Partner

    Partners Committee

    Seoul

    • SEO, Tong Kyu

      Executive Managing Partner Partners Committee Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Seo is an Executive Managing Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining STIC Investments in 2022, Mr. Seo spent 27 years at PwC in the areas of audit, tax, and deal advisory.
      His highlighted leadership roles at PwC include Market Leader and Head of Integrated Services Group.
    • Education
      Mr. Seo received a BA in Business Administration and an MBA from Seoul National University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • SHIN, Hyungjoon

    Senior Associate

    Private Equity

    Seoul

    • SHIN, Hyungjoon

      Senior Associate Private Equity Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Shin joined STIC Investments in 2022. He is a Senior Associate based in Seoul and is part of the Private Equity team at the firm.

      Prior to joining STIC Investments, Mr. Shin worked as an investment manager at Kamur Private Equity. Before that, he worked as a financial advisor at Ernst & Young Korea and PwC Korea.
    • Education
      Mr. Shin received a BS in Mathematical Sciences & Business Sciences from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

      Mr. Shin is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • SUNG, Keetaek

    Principal

    Risk Management

    Seoul

    • SUNG, Keetaek

      Principal Risk Management Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Sung is a Principal on the Risk Management team at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul, and is in charge of compliance and legal affairs.

      Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Mr. Sung worked as an in-house counsel at Daishin Securities.
    • Education
      Mr. Sung received an LL.B. from Seoul National University and a JD from Korea University. He is a member of Korean Bar Association.
  • YEE, In Chan

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partners Group

    Seoul

    • YEE, In Chan

      Operating Partner Operating Partners Group Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Yee is an Operating Partner at STIC Investments. He is based in Seoul.

      Before joining the firm in 2020, Mr. Yee served as the Chief Executive Officer of Hwaseung R&A, and Executive Vice President at Taihan. He also held various leadership roles at Hyosung, Woongjin Coway, DuPont Korea, and Samsung Electronics.
    • Education
      Mr. Yee received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Youngnam University. He also received a MS in Mechanical Engineering and completed PhD program in Industrial Engineering from University of Oklahoma.
  • YU, Lea

    Senior Manager

    Finance & Accounting

    Operations

    Seoul

    • YU, Lea

      Senior Manager Finance & Accounting Operations Seoul
    • Experience
      Ms. Yu is a Senior Manager on the Finance & Accounting team at STIC Investments. She joined the firm in 2005. She is based in Seoul.

      Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Yu worked at Mirae Accounting Corporation.
    • Education
      Ms. Yu received an AA in Tax Accounting from Osan University.
  • YUN, Derrick

    Principal

    Growth Capital

    Seoul

    • YUN, Derrick

      Principal Growth Capital Seoul
    • Experience
      Mr. Yun is a Principal based in Seoul. He is part of the Growth Capital team.

      Before joining the firm in 2016, Mr. Yun worked as a public health doctor for 3 years.
    • Education
      Mr. Yun received an MD from Yonsei University.