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Our People

Sang Ho Lee

Managing Partner, Co-founder & CEO

Chan W. Jung

Partner, Co-founder & COO

Michael J. Chung

Partner, Co-founder & CIO

Sang Ho Lee is Chief Executive Officer of Glenwood and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.

Mr. Lee co-founded Glenwood and has served as Managing Partner and CEO of the firm since establishment.

 

Prior to Glenwood, Mr. Lee worked at Goldman Sachs. He started his investment banking career in the New York office of Goldman Sachs in the Financial Institutions Group, serving banks and insurance companies on various financing and M&A transactions. He subsequently moved to the Hong Kong and Seoul offices before founding Glenwood. During his career at Goldman Sachs, he served a diverse array of global corporates based in Asia executing equity/debt financing and M&A transactions involving financial institutions, manufacturing, consumer retail and corporate holding companies.

 

Before joining Goldman Sachs in New York, Mr. Lee spent five years in the Corporate Finance Team of Samsung Electronics, covering a broad range of accounting and finance functions for Samsung Electronics and all of its subsidiaries.

 

Mr. Lee previously served on the board of Haeyang Energy.

 

Mr. Lee received a B.A. from Korea University, and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Chan Jung is Chief Operating Officer of Glenwood and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.

 

Mr. Jung co-founded Glenwood and previously served as Chief Investment Officer of the firm since its establishment. He currently oversees investment and portfolio management, global operations and risk management. He also served as CFO and on the board of TongYang Magic, one of Glenwood’s most successful investments.

 

Prior to Glenwood, Mr. Jung worked at Deloitte & Touche LLP in New York for seven years, where he served global top tier private equity firms and broker dealer companies on various financial assurance and value enhancement advisory roles. Before Deloitte New York, Mr. Jung spent five years in the Corporate Finance Team of Samsung Electronics, covering a broad range of accounting and finance functions for Samsung Electronics and its subsidiaries.

 

Mr. Jung previously served on the boards of Haeyang Energy and Seorabeol City Gas, and currently serves on the boards of Hankuk Glass Industries, PI Advanced Materials and CJ Olive Young.

 

Mr. Jung received a M.S. in Accountancy from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is a Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey.

Michael Chung is Chief Investment Officer and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.

 

Mr. Chung co-founded Glenwood and has been actively involved in all phases of Glenwood’s private equity development since its founding.

 

Prior to Glenwood, Mr. Chung worked at William Blair in Chicago, where he assumed a role as Vice President in the Special Situations and Restructuring Group. Before William Blair, he worked as an investment banker at Rothschild & Co in New York in the Restructuring Group. His distressed transaction and investment advisory experience covers a wide range of industries, including retail, electronics manufacturing and automotives.

 

Mr. Chung also served as an Air Force officer at the Ministry of National Defense of Republic of Korea, where he assisted the Vice Minister in sensitive negotiations with foreign ministers and chiefs of defense.

 

Mr. Chung previously served on the boards of Haeyang Energy and Seorabeol City Gas, and currently serves on the boards of Hankuk Glass Industries, and PI Advanced Materials.

 

Mr. Chung received a B.B.A. from Korea University, and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School. He is a Captain of the Republic of Korea Air Force Reserve.

Youngmo Koo

Vice President

Sung Jin Chang

Vice President

Ryan Sang-Yeb Chung

Vice President

Youngmo joined Glenwood after receiving his M.B.A. degree from Columbia Business School.

 

Prior to Glenwood, Youngmo was with Deutsche Bank as a member of their investment banking team in Seoul, where he was involved in a broad range of M&A and equity financing transactions by conglomerates and private equity firms.

 

Youngmo received a B.Sc. from The London School of Economics, and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Sung Jin joined Glenwood after receiving his M.B.A. degree from Columbia Business School.

 

Prior to Glenwood, Sung Jin worked in KPMG’s Financial Advisory Services Team, where he advised clients on multiple domestic and cross-border M&A transactions across various industries.

 

Sung Jin currently serves on the boards of Seorabeol City Gas and Hankuk Glass Industries.

 

Sung Jin received a B.A. from Tufts University, and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Ryan joined Glenwood from Wemakeprice, one of the leading e-commerce platforms in Korea, where he worked in the CEO Staff Team with a focus on development and execution of strategic initiatives including M&A.

 

Prior to Wemakeprice, Ryan worked at Hahn & Company for seven years as an investment professional responsible for all aspects of investing activities covering investment, financing, portfolio company management and fund raising.

 

Ryan currently serves on the board of PI Advanced Materials.

 

Ryan graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University with a B.S. in Operations Research.

Jeong Eun Koo

Vice President

Byoungjoo Lee

Senior Associate

Justin Cho

Senior Analyst

Jeong Eun joined Glenwood from KPMG, where she worked in the Financial Advisory Services Team conducting financial due diligence on M&A transactions for conglomerates and private equity firms.

Prior to KPMG, Jeong Eun spent five years at PwC as an auditor serving companies in various sectors.

Jeong Eun previously served as Auditor on the boards of Haeyang Energy and Seorabeol City Gas, and currently serves as Auditor on the board of Hankuk Glass Industries.

Jeong Eun received a B.A. in Economics from Seoul National University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Korea.

Byoungjoo joined Glenwood from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML)’s Korea Investment Banking Team. While at BAML, Byoungjoo was involved in multiple M&A transactions for Korean conglomerates and private equity firms.

Byoungjoo received a B.B.A. from Seoul National University.

Justin joined Glenwood from Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML)’s Korea Investment Banking Team. Working as an investment banking analyst, Justin was involved in several M&A and equity capital market transactions for Korean conglomerates and private equity firms. 

Justin received a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in English Literature and Linguistics from Korea University.

Se Heun Seo

Senior Analyst

Jeong Hoon Kim

Senior Analyst

Se Heun joined Glenwood from Unison Capital Korea’s Investment Team, where he was responsible for investment and portfolio company management.

Prior to Unison Capital Korea, Se Heun was with Credit Suisse as a member of the Investment Banking Capital Market Division in Hong Kong, where he was involved in multiple M&A and capital market transactions.

Se Heun received a B.B.A. from Seoul National University.

Jeong Hoon joined Glenwood from IMM Investment Global (IMMG) where he worked in the investment team focusing on overseas infrastructure opportunities in a wide range of sectors ranging from traditional oil & gas to technology-based renewables.

Prior to IMMG, Jeong Hoon worked in the Global Industrials Group at Citigroup Global Markets Asia (Citi). While at Citi, he was involved in multiple M&A and equity capital market transactions across APAC regions.

Jeong Hoon received a B.A. in Economics from Northwestern University.