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The Firm


Glenwood is a leading alternative investment firm that primarily focuses on buyout opportunities in Korea.

Since its founding, Glenwood Private Equity has grown to become one of the fastest growing alternative investment managers in Korea, with the private equity funds investing over US$ 3.1 billion and successfully exiting from over
US$ 3.2 billion worth of investments on behalf of our investors since inception. Glenwood Credit, established in 2021, operates funds focused on structured investment opportunities, providing investors with a different risk-return profile within the alternative investment space. 

Regardless of the different strategies that we deploy, we seek to deliver superior returns for our clients and we are committed to generating sustainable long-term value and a positive impact for our portfolio companies, its people and the communities in which these companies operate in.

"A partnership-based approach is the foundation upon which Glenwood was built and is a philosophy that remains at the core of all of our management and investment decisions." 

Sang Ho Lee
Co-founder, Chief Executive Officer

Investment Philosophy

Responsibility to
Our Investors

Our obligation to effectively allocate the capital committed to us and maximize investment returns on behalf of our investors lies at the heart of every investment decision. As an independent firm owned 100% by our partners, our interests are fully aligned with our investors.


The concept of partnership serves as a foundation for every aspect of our investment process. Glenwood focuses on building sustainable relationships based on mutual trust and respect with all of our partners, including our companies, its management and employees.

Commitment towards
Our Communities

As a UNPRI signatory, Glenwood strives to integrate  ESG standards in all aspects of our strategy and investment approach. We make every effort to enhance the corporate value or our companies in a way that would also benefit the communities in which they operate.

Proven Track Record

$3.1 Billion

Total capital invested
on behalf of investors

$3.2 Billion

Total capital returned
to investors

$3.0 Billion

Assets Under Management (AUM)

Our People

Glenwood is a partnership fund owned 100% by the firm's management, which allows fully aligned interests within our firm and with our investors.

We strive to attract individuals with diverse backgrounds who are highly motivated and are independent thinkers. 

Our team's deep understanding of local culture and global experience is the foundation of Glenwood's strength as a long-term partner for our investors and our companies.

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