K-STARTUP WEEK COMEUP

ATTENDEES

Our Investors from 2020

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    Dongseok Kang(Senior Partner)

    Internet&Mobile Service, SW, HW

    November 17th (Wednesday) 13:00~14:00

    Softbank Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Mr. Kang joined SoftBank Ventures Asia in year 2000 and is focusing his investment activities for early to growth stage startups in TMT sector. Following the vision of SoftBank group to make people happy through IT revolution, he is trying to be a strong supporter of innovative entrepreneurs. He started venture capitalist career from KTB networks before SoftBank.
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    Jong Pill Kim(CEO)

    Bio,Healthcare, eCommerce, ICT

    November 17th (Wednesday) 13:00-14:00

    KB Investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jong Pil Kim is a veteran venture capitalist who served as chief investment officer and VP in Korea Investment Partners after his experience in KTB networks and Mirae Asset Venture Investment.
    In 2018, he was the first CEO to be nominated with industry professional background in the history of KB Investment. Based on his 20 years of investment experience, he has led the KB Investment for 4 years and is leading the innovation growth based on the management philosophy of fundamental and principles.
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    Sung Woon Yu(CEO)

    Various field

    November 17th (Wednesday) 13:00-14:00

    Stonebridge Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Sung Woon Yu joined Stonebridge Ventures in Jan 2019. He is a dynamic and experienced investment professional with more than fifteen years in venture capital investing for technology and media companies and also with five years in private equity and financial advisory industry. Before joining Stonebridge Ventures, he was the CEO of Kakao Ventures, a venture investment arm for Kakao Corp. for four years. Previously, he worked at SOFTBANK Ventures Asia for seven years, participating in investing venture companies in early to mid stage.
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    Shina Jung(CEO)

    Technician, Game / Contents

    November 17th (Wednesday) 13:00~14:00

    Kakao ventures

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    CEO Shina Jung joined as the first partner in December of 2013, sympathizing with the vision of K Cube Ventures (current Kakao Ventures) in properly establishing initial VCs with the intent of investing in Korean startups who innovate with technology and software. Since then, she has been leading in the area of service, which is the wave of technology for solving the problems of the world with technology. After being appointed as CEO in March of 2018, she has been leading Kakao Ventures to become a VC who advances the future and a co-pilot of early startups. Before joining Kakao Ventures, CEO Jung started her career at the Boston Consulting Group, then was in charge of new business development for eBay Asia Pacific, venturing into regions not yet secured by the eBay platform through localized service launchings. Later she was also in charge of new services at Naver Shopping.
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    Junghee Ryu(CEO/ FOUNDER)

    Various field

    November 17th (Wednesday) 13:00~14:00

    FuturePlay

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jung-hee Ryu founded Olaworks Inc. in 2006 and worked as CEO and CSO until Intel’s acquisition in 2012. He worked as Strategic Planner in Intel Corp after the acquisition until 2014. Now he is Partner and CEO of FuturePlay Inc., which builds and invests deep-tech and innovative startups. He got his Ph.D from EECS in KAIST and was adjunct professor at Graduate Schools in KAIST.
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    Kyungho Lee(Director)

    Various field

    November 17th (Wednesday) 17:00~18:00

    DSC Investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Director Kyungho Lee graduated from Yonsei University majoring in electrical and electronic engineering. He is the only one who has been with DSC Investment since its establishment. Being part of the IPO department for the brokerage companies, he oversaw many venture companies, including Silicon Works. Afterward, he began with the establishment of DSC Investment from the beginning of the growth-stage to the 'Pre-IPO' and was well known as an all-rounder. After accumulating his portfolio in consumers, core materials, and parts, he has recently changed his attention to Artificial Intelligence (AI) companies.
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    Jeffrey Lim(Managing Partner)

    Work, Healthcare, Education

    November 17th (Wed) 17:00-18:00

    SIGNITE Partners

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jeffrey Lim is the Managing Partner of Signite Partners, a venture capital firm of Shinsegae Group. Prior to Signite Partners, he was a general partner at 500 Startups, where he oversaw early stage investment in Korea. Before 500 Startups, he was the Head of Campus Seoul, Google's global network to support entrepreneurs. Jeffrey holds a M.S in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University, and a M.S in Industrial Engineering from U.C. Berkeley. He earned his B.S in Industrial Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.
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    Dohan Kim(CEO)

    Contents, Bio, ICT

    November 17th (Wednesday) 17:00~18:00

    Timewise investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    CEO Dohan Kim was in charge of strategic planning at CJ, and also served as a CSO and CFO for major affiliates (such as CGV, OnStyle, ENM, etc.). In particular, he created and led the Digital Commerce Headquarters which
    merged commerce and media business in digital business. When CJ O Shopiing(current OnStyle) merged with CJ
    E&M to launch as CJ ENM, and he was the head of DIA TV, an influencer business for CJ E&M before he was
    promoted as the CEO of Timewise Investment. Before creating the news business areas and joining the CJ group,
    he worked as an IT sector analyst at Samsung Securities Co., Ltd., analyzing major Korean tech companies such as Samsung Electronics, Hynix, LG Electronics, and Samsung Electro-Mechanics. Immediately before that, he was in
    charge of planning and IR in General Management Support at Samsung Electronics.
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    Simon Kim(CEO & Managing Partner)

    Blockchain

    November 17th (Wednesday) 17:00~18:00

    Hashed

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Simon Kim is CEO & Partner at Hashed. He is one of the leading blockchain evangelists in Korea. Prior to Hashed, Simon was a serial entrepreneur co-founding and successfully exiting numerous companies. Most recently, Simon served as Chief Product Officer of an ed-tech startup called Knowre, named one of the World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education by Fast Company. Simon is also a Venture Partner at Softbank Ventures Asia and serves as Blockchain Advisor to the South Korean Parliament. Simon studied Computer Science from Pohang Science University.
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    Jungwook Lim(Managing Partner)

    Various field

    November 17th (Wed) 17:00-18:00

    TBT

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jungwook Lim is the managing partner of TBT, venture capital which focuses on early stage startup investment. Prior to joining TBT, he worked as a managing director of Startup Alliance Korea, a non-profit organization founded in 2013 to foster Korean startup ecosystem by connecting entrepreneurs, startups, tech companies, and the government. He also served as a committee member of Presidential Committee on the 4th Industrial Revolution (2018) and board director of SBA(Seoul Business Agency 2016-2018). Jungwook spent time working in Silicon Valley and Boston where he was the head of global business for Daum and the CEO of Lycos Inc.
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    YoungKwan Lee(CEO)

    Various field

    November 17th (Wednesday) 17:00~18:00

    Bluepoint Partners

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Youngkwan Lee founded Bluepoint Partners in 2014 with interests in growing and investing in Deep Tech startups. Lee has successfully exited his tech startup, Plasmart, in an M&A deal in the past, through which he gained insights necessary to develop tech startup-curated accelerating programs. Based on his expertise and experience in finding Technology(Product)-Market Fit, Lee has built foundations for Bluepoint Partners to accelerate and invest in over 190 startups.
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    Eric Kim(Managing Partner)

    Social&Education, Healthcare

    November 18th (Thursday) 12:30-13:30

    Goodwater Capital

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Eric J. Kim is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Goodwater Capital, a global venture capital firm focused on consumer technology. Eric has led investments into leading consumer internet companies such as Kakao (IPO – KOSDAQ:035720), Musical.ly (acquired by Bytedance / Tik Tok), Coupang (CPNG), Xendit, Viva Republica (Toss), Danggeun Market (Karrot), MoMo, and Everlywell.

    Prior to co-founding Goodwater, Eric was a Managing Director at Maverick Capital where he helped to build Maverick’s private investments and venture capital business. Eric was also a startup member of two technology companies spun out of Stanford University. Eric began his career as a consultant with McKinsey & Company.

    Eric first learned to code as an undergrad at Yale University where he majored in Cognitive Science (Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude) and was a member of the Grammy-nominated Yale Cellos. Eric also received an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. Eric serves on the advisory board of the Johns Hopkins Alliance for Science and Technology and the board of St. Thomas More Chapel at Yale University.
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    Jeffrey Lee(Co-founder and Managing Director)

    Healthcare, Advanced Technology, TMT

    November 18th (Thursday) 12:30~13:30

    Northern Light Venture Capital

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jeff is a founding partner of Northern Light, a global technology venture capital firm focusing on early-stage opportunities with a fundamental nexus in Asia, particularly China or Korea. Prior to Northern Light Jeff oversaw business development for Wavics, a leading wireless semiconductor firm based in Korea, now the Wireless Semiconductor Division of Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO). Jeff has an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and an undergraduate degree from Harvard.
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    Sue Xu(Managing Partner)

    Big Data, Machine Learning

    November 18th, 12:30~13:30

    Amino Capital

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Dr. Sue Xu is a Managing Partner at Amino Capital, and her focus areas of investment include data-driven solutions. She was interim CEO of CandyHouse and CyteSi. Since 2012, she has been involved with more than 200 investments mostly in seed and Series A, with 11 unicorns, including Chime Bank, Webflow, Rippling, Weee, Headspin, Grail (acquired by Illumina), OmiseGo and DFINITY (launched with $45B market cap), Mobike (acquired by Maituan), and industry leading fast growing startups, such as Wyze, Avail MedSystems,, Orbeus (acquired by Amazon), Ozlo (acquired by Facebook), GrokStyle(acquired by Facebook), Assemblage (acquired by Cisco), Woomoo (acquired by Priceline), Contastic (acquired by Sugar CRM), Evertoon (Acquired by Niantic | PokemonGo), Yiqixie (Acquired by Kuaishou), Dataform (acquired by Google), Voyage (acquired by Cruise), and et al.

    Dr. Sue Xu began her early-stage entrepreneurship when she was the founding scientist of GlycoMira (also involved in undergrad and PhD laboratory spin-offs). She has three patents and over 20 journal publications, and previously was a Postdoc fellow at Stanford University.
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    Jai Choi(General Partner)

    Food, HR/Training, B2C Service

    November 18th (Thurs) 12:30~13:30pm

    Partech Ventures

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jai Choi is a founder of Tekton Ventures, a global seed stage venture firm he started in 2010. In addition, Jai has been a partner with Partner Partners since 2007, a global venture firm that invests across all stages in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Jai has spent over 18 years in Silicon Valley as an entrepreneur and early stage investor. Jai has invested in over 100+ early stage companies internationally including Coupang, Toss, Outdoorsy, Frontier Car Group, Signifyd, MyRealTrip, and Kyash. Jai was a partner with Ignite Ventures, a venture fund and advisory group with limited partners from major Asia-based technology conglomerates. Jai was an early employee at OnePage Software, a content personalization platform acquired by Sybase in 2001. Jai previously co-founded On-Air Networks in 1997, an online radio company acquired by Loudeye (Nokia). Jai started his career in management consulting at PA Consulting Group, working for major telecom and energy companies.
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    Jeffrey Paine(Founding Partner)

    Marketplaces, Fintech, B2B

    November 18th (Thurs) 12:30~13:30

    Golden Gate Ventures

    Singapore

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Jeffrey Paine is a Co-founder and Managing Partner of Golden Gate Ventures, an early-stage technology venture capital fund based in Singapore investing in Southeast Asia with over US$175 million under management investing in over 45 companies since 2012.

    Jeff started and manages the Founder Institute in Singapore where he is currently overseeing its expansion in Southeast Asia, and Japan. Since 2010 the Founder Institute in Singapore has graduated over 100 companies. He is a recipient of the Founder Institute Director Award 2012 for “Greatest Ecosystem Impact” Worldwide (Singapore).

    He is a Singapore native and graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration (Information Systems) from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
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    Yeo Jung Moon(Managing Director)

    Health

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30-17:30pm.

    IMM Investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Managing Director Yeo Jung Moon of IMM Investment is the first Korean medical doctor to become an investment principal. After graduating from Yonsei University School of Medicine and receiving a doctorate in OBGY and pharmacology, she has been actively investing in bio and healthcare since 2016. Her major portfolios include Lunit, Orum Therapeutics, Curocell, Hutom, Huraypositive, and Medibloc. She is currently the chief fund manager for IMM Salus Venture Fund.
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    Sanghwan Yang (Leader)

    Various field

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30-17:30

    NAVER D2 Startup Factory

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Currently supporting technology startups grow as Naver's D2 Startup Factory leader. In the early 2000s, he led the mobile content business team at mobile startup Mbiznetworks (now, Celltrion Pharm). After joined NHN, he led the core game publishing team at Hangame and experienced the whole process of finding, nurturing and commercializing game IPs. Before D2SF, He led ecosystem projects for corporate sustainability at Naver.
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    Yoonsup Choi(Managing Partner)

    Health

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30~17:30

    Digital Healthcare Partners (DHP)

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Yoonsup Choi is a representative expert in the Korean digital healthcare field, and he is the one who first introduced this field to Korea through active research, writing, investment, consulting, and lectures. He double-majored in Computer Science and Biology at POSTECH and obtained a Ph.D. in Computational Biology from POSTECH. He served as a Visiting Researcher at Stanford University and a Research Assistant Professor at the Biomedical Institute of Seoul National University Hospital. He published more than 10 research articles in major scientific journals including 『Science』. Yoonsup Choi is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Digital Healthcare Partners (DHP), the only investment firm dedicated to digital healthcare startups in Korea. He is an expert advisor to the regulatory bodies in Korea including the MFDS and HIRA and is the author of best-selling books including 『Healthcare Innovation』, 『Medical Artificial Intelligence』, and 『Digital Healthcare: The Future of Medicine』.
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    Youngduk Kim(CEO)

    Various field

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30~17:30

    D.Camp

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Before joining D.Camp, CEO Young-duk Kim worked as the general manager of Lotte Ventures. He played a role as a CVC in discovering and investing in early startups and collaborating with large companies. Prior to his previous experience, he exited as a co-founder of Gmarket and was listed on the NASDAQ. He started as a CTO at Interpark, the first internet shopping mall in Korea, and worked as a CMO and CSO, innovating the marketing method with digital marketing. I have experienced a variety of necessary work in
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    Jiae Lee(Director)

    Bio,Healthcare, eCommerce, ICT

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30-17:30

    KB Investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    She is currently working as the director of KB Investment. She has invested in a content company called “Contents First”, a webtoon service company which owns 25% of Naver Webtoon’s shares, and another company called “Coffin Communications”, a webtoon production company. She has also invested in deep-tech companies, such as the AI education platform “Turing” and block chain startup “DSRV LABS”
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    Chung Bo Ra(Managing director)

    Health

    November 18th (Thursday) 16:30~17:30

    STIC VENTURES

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Before she joined STIC Ventures, she worked as a pharmaceutical/bio analyst for 11 years at major securities firms such as Daishin, DB Financial Investment, Hanwha Investment, and Korea Investment & Securities. In addition, she was in charge of industry and corporate analysis.
    Before working as a Research analyst, she was in charge of licensing in & out of new medicine, establishing patent strategy, and investigating new technology ventures at AMORE Pacific and Pacific Pharmaceuticals technology.
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    Richard Jun(Co-Founder / Managing Partner)

    Consumer, B2B/Enterprise

    November 18th (Thursday) 12:30-13:30

    BAM Ventures

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Richard Jun is the Co-founder and Managing Director of BAM Ventures, a top-performing early- stage consumer fund based in Los Angeles that he started with Brian S. Lee, a serial angel investor and the co-founder of Legalzoom, Shoedazzle, and The Honest Company. Prior to BAM, Richard served on Shoedazzle’s senior management team and helped orchestrate the merger of the company with its largest competitor at the end of 2013. At BAM, Richard has used his full-stack company-building experience to invest in and help accelerate the growth of some of the most recognizable consumer brands that exist today. He has personally led investments in over 80 companies to date. Richard received an A.B. with honors from Harvard University, and a J.D. from the Columbia University School of Law. He was chosen by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the "Top 500 Most Influential People in Los Angeles" for 2020 and serves as the regional co-lead judge for the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year award.
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    Bryan Chang(Principal)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 12:30-13:30

    Collaborative Fund

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Bryan Chang is a SF-based principal at Collaborative Fund. Collaborative Fund is an early-stage investment firm in NYC, backing the entrepreneurs pushing the world forward. Its notable investments include Lyft, Beyond Meat, Kickstarter, Impossible Foods, Reddit, Blue Bottle Coffee, and more. Prior to Collaborative Fund, Bryan was on the investment team at Social Capital and founding team at Mattermark, having raised over $17m+ total and later acquired by Fullcontact. He started his career at UBS Investment Bank in San Francisco. While in college, Bryan also worked at Science Inc., which incubated Dollar Shave Club and DogVacay, and helped start StartupUCLA.
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    Sunny Midha (Investor)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 12:30-13:30

    principia growth

    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Sunny Midha is a New York based growth investor at Principia Growth, a VC fund that focuses on B2B /enterprise technologies like Cloud Computing, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Robotics, as well as B2C platforms. Sunny has more than 15+ years experience in Media Tech M&A, capital markets, restructuring and venture capital across multiple platforms with Deutsche Bank (London), Houlihan Lokey (New York), Greycroft (Los Angeles) and Amplify.LA (Los Angeles). He holds a BSc in Economics from London School of Economics, MBA from the University of Southern California and MS in Analytics and Information Systems from Harrisburg University.
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    Minjoo Kim (Associate)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 12:30~13:30

    Storm Ventures

    United States of America

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Prior to joining Storm, she was a consultant at BCG (Boston Consulting Group) Seoul office, conducting projects covering various B2B industries with new business development and GTM strategy topics.

    She also worked as a Marketing and Sales Specialist at Dow/DuPont, a global chemical company. She was in charge of global business strategy development and implementation in the display material industry.
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    Magnus Grimeland (Founder/CEO)

    Robotics, AI, Healthtech, Fintech

    November 19th (Friday) 12:30-13:30

    Antler

    Singapore

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Magnus Grimeland is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Antler, a global early-stage VC enabling and investing in the world's most exceptional people. He leads a global team across 5 continents and 14 locations with the mission to fundamentally improve the world by supporting founders, who are building the defining companies of tomorrow.
    Antler has invested in, and helped build over 250+ portfolio companies worldwide and established the world’s largest early-stage investment platform, with an unparalleled global network of entrepreneurial leaders and advisors.
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    Weichang Ge

    Senior Investment Analyst

    Nov 19(Fri) 12:30-1:30 PM (KST)

    SOSV

    United States of America

    Weichang Ge is a senior investment analyst at SOSV, working directly with General Partner Cyril Ebersweiler in San Francisco. His investment focus is deep-tech empowered by crucial hardware, such as robotics, IoT, health-tech, etc. His responsibilities at SOSV include deal sourcing, portfolio management as well as facilitating the follow-on investments for the fund. Prior to SOSV, Weichang worked at various VC firms both in China and in the U.S. He graduated from Columbia University with a degree in Materials Science and Engineering. As a technology enthusiast, he is passionate about innovations across borders.

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    Andreas Surya (Principal)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 12:30-13:30

    Kejora Ventures

    Indonesia

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Andreas is leading the investment activity in Kejora Capital since 2015. Before joining Kejora, he was a professional in the telco and IT business managing various functions in business development, sales/channel, dan tech. He loves how technology makes impact to improve our lives.
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    Hyungju Lim(Partner)

    Tech&Software, Bio&Health, IT Service

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30-17:30

    Megainvestment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Partner Hyungju Lim worked at Hanwha Chemical as a chemical engineer, and he was in charge of planning work in the polyolefin business department and solar power department. After that, he joined Kolon Investment and started his career as an associate. He has invested from technology manufacturing to platform service. After moving to Mega Investment in 2019, he started investing in early-stage companies in various fields.
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    Sohee Kim(Partner)

    AI/Data, Consumer, Deep Tech

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30-17:30

    WE ventures

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Partner Sohee Kim of We Ventures is a venture capitalist who started as a student founder. After founding the company, she worked at Samsung Electronics Purchasing Team in charge of tech discovery and was also in charge of venture company investment at LG Venture Investment Team. She has been investing in ventures for 11 years throughout her career in LG Electronics, and LB Investment. She is proficient in founding, industry, CVC, strategic investment and VC-related work, and has been aggressively helping startup companies set up strategies for
    growth.
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    Hwanseok Jeon(Managing Director)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30-17:30

    SL Investment

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    He has experience as a chemical engineer, and has worked as an investment principal at SL Investment for 11 years after graduating with an MBA degree.
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    Kyungmo Kim(Managing Director)

    Various field

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30-17:30

    MiraeAsset Capital

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Managing Director Kyungmo Kim graduated from Seoul National University majoring in chemical engineering. After graduation, he began his career in consulting at Accenture. Currently, as managing director for Miraeasset, he is investing in the ICT service, media, entertainment along with emerging markets in China and India. A major investment example would be the big data app, 'Tantan'. In addition, there is also the Indian version of Airbnb, called 'Zolostay', along with 'Bucketplace', 'Heydealer', 'Kurly', 'Brandi', and more.
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    HyeWon Kim(Director)

    ICT Manufacturing, ICT Services

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30~17:30

    K2 Investment Partners

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    HyeWon is a Director of K2 Investment and a member of the Investment Committee. She focuses on IT, software, and mobile services with investment portfolios including Flitto, Krafton, and Brandi. Before joining K2, she was an investment manager at JAFCO Investment Korea, where she invested in IT security services and mobile platform.
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    Aaron Shin(Managing Director)

    AI, Data, Machine Learning, Blockchain

    November 19th (Friday) 16:30-17:30

    Ascendo Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    "Participating as an official judge at COMEUP 2021"
    Aaron Shin is the co-founder and CEO of Ascendo Ventures. Prior to his business, he was an Asia-based Investment Partner at Formation 8, making investments in companies around Korea and Silicon Valley including fields in entertainment, e-commerce, consumer technology, AI, digital healthcare, VR, and more. He also helped invested companies expand their business across Asia and the United States as a follow-up to the investment. Before Formation 8, he was an Investment Officer at Softbank Ventures.
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    Open Innovation

    Car, Robot

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    hyundai

    Republic of Korea

    * If you apply for a business meeting, you can meet with a person in charge at the Open Information booth.
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    Open Innovation

    Education

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    kyowon group

    Republic of Korea

    * If you apply for a business meeting, you can meet with a person in charge at the Open Information booth.
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    Open Innovation

    Healthcare

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    hanwhalife

    Republic of Korea

    * If you apply for a business meeting, you can meet with a person in charge at the Open Information booth.
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    Open Innovation

    ICT

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    Samsung Electronics

    Republic of Korea

    * If you apply for a business meeting, you can meet with a person in charge at the Open Information booth.
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    Hwang Huicheol(Director)

    Robot, Logistics

    Bluepoint Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, AR/VR, Green/Energy, Robot, Logistics, Social impact
    - Career
    Current) Blue Point Partners (Seadronix, Looxid Labs, Ited, Inner Bottle, Colosseum, etc.)
    previously) Hanwha
    previously) Founded Micro Aerobots(Sold to Hanwha)
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    Robert Baek(Senior Manager)

    Car, Social impact

    Hyundai

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : Car, Social impact
    - Career
    Robert Baek is a Senior Manager at Hyundai Motor Group and an expert in the Social Venture nurturing. He is in charge of social venture development projects in Asia and operates that in Indonesia as a first country. As the person in charge of H-ondream, a social venture development program in Korea that started in 2012, he is supporting the continuous growth of 266 teams nurtured through the platform.
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    Seungpil Kim(Manager)

    Fintech, Blockchain

    NICE Investment Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, B, Series C and above
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, AR/VR, Fintech, Blockchain, Healthcare/Sports, Green/Energy, Food tech, Robot, Contents/Entertainment, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical, Education, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Major experience
    Current) Manager of NICE Investment Partners Investment
    Previously)
    Graduated from KAIST Industrial Engineering/Technology Management.
    Hyundai Motor's Namyang Research Institute
    2) Portfolio: Plasmapp, Found, G+FLAS
    LIFE SCIENCES, etc.
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    Kurt Koo(Director)

    AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile

    SYNERGY IB Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A, B, C
    - Investment field : IT, Bio, FoodTech, Contents
    - Career
    1) Experience : Kakao, Nexon, Synergy Ivy Investment. As a head of the fund manager, managing a number of funds
    2) Portfolio : Zipdoc, ST Unitas, Oncoquest Inc, and E-Green Global etc.
  • 31. 홍선기, 빅베이슨캐피탈.png

    Hong Seongi(Senior Associate)

    Various field

    -

    Big Basin Capital

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Fintech, Logistics, Education
    - Career
    1) Experience : Hyundai Motor Company, Korea Technology Finanace Corporation, Big Bayson Capital
    2) Portfolio : Investment in SELLER-NOTE, Oddone Games, T-order, TEUIDA, Village Baby, etc.
  • 15. 국민대기술지주 이진구.png

    Lee Jingu(Director)

    Healthcare/Sports, Manufacturing

    KMU Holdings

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Car, Real estate, AI/Machine learning, AR/VR, Healthcare/Sports, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical, Logistics Contents/Entertainment, Manufacturing, Logistics
    - Career
    Current) Director of KMU Holdings, and Head of Kookmin University Technology Transfer Center (BRIDGE+ CTO)
    Previously)
    1) Research professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at KAIST (Technology Startup/Commercialization)
    2) Headquarter or N4U Tech Holdings, Technology Commercialization leader of Technology Transfer Center, Ajou University
    3) General Manager of IBM, Korea, SMB, MKTG
    4) General Manager of Banwol Sihwa Innovation Cluster Promotion Division of the Korea Industrial Complex Corporation
    5) Expert Committee member of the Information and Communication/M&A Business Headquarters of the Korea Technology Exchange.
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    Eom Jangsu(Director)

    AR/VR, Contents/Entertainment, etc

    Union Investment Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, B
    - Investment field : AR/VR, Contents/Entertainment, Bio/Medical, Logistics, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience : Netmable Games, Smilegate
    2) Portfolio : Neptune, Netmable Neo, QROAD, etc …
  • 19. 박인우, 블리츠벤처스.png

    Park Inwu(CEO)

    AI/Machine learning, AR/VR

    Blitz Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series B, Series C and above
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, AR/VR, Healthcare/Sports, Bio/Medical, Social impact
    - Career
    1) Worked as a Korean certified public accountant for three years at Samil Accounting Corporation
    2) worked at the ECM headquarters of NH Investment & Securities' IB division for seven years and founded VC
    3) At NH Investment & Securities, listed 10 companies on the stock exchange and pre IPO invested in various companies
  • 김판건, 미래과학기술지주.png

    Kim Pangeon(CEO)

    Bio/Medical, Material

    Mirae Holdings

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, Green/Energy, Bio/Medical, Material
    - Career
    1) Experience: Representative of joint technology holding company of the four major science and technology institutes (KAIST/UNIST/GIST/DGIST)
    2) Portfolio : 74 portfolios including Superbin, Clinomics, Standard Energy, Caredoc, etc.
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    Hyunjoon Park(CEO)

    AR/VR, Fintech

    Gentium Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Car, SaaS / Mobile, AR/VR, Fintech, Healthcare/Sports, Green/Energy, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Bio/Medical, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience : Meritz Securities' intrinsic asset management team
    2) Portfolio : Mimi Box, Go Pizza, Pet Friends, Urban Base, etc.
  • 17. 류희진, (주)브릿지스퀘어.png

    Ryu Huijin(CO-CEO)

    Contents/Entertainment, Social impact

    Bridge Square

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Healthcare/Sports, Contents/Entertainment, Social impact
    - Career : Co-CEO of Bridge Square Co., Ltd.
  • 9. 유영철, 카이로스벤처스.png

    Yu, Yeong chul(CEO)

    Car, AI/Machine learning

    Kairos Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Healthcare/Sports, Food tech, Robot, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical
    - Career
    1) Experience: Korea Development Bank's institute of Science & Technology Evaluation and Planning, the leader of ID Ventures Investment
    2) Portfolio: Investment in AptaBio, Raphas, Obigo, H.PIO, GITSN, CellBion, etc.
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    Choi Young Joon(Director)

    Car, AI/Machine learning

    Idea Bridge Asset Management

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A, Series B
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, AR/VR, Blockchain, Food tech, Robot, Material, Social impact
    - Career
    1) Idea Bridge Asset Management PEF Team (2021.04~present): General manager of PEF Team
    2) Idea Bridge Asset Management Compliance Team/Compliance Officer (2020.09~21.04): Compliance Team Leader/ Compliance Officer
    3) Fine Asia Asset Management Stock/Strategy Management Headquarters (2019.10-20.08): General Manager of Stock/Strategy Management Headquarters
    4) Golden Bridge Asset Management Asset Management Headquarters (2015.04~17.06) / Risk Management Headquarters (2017.06~18.07) : General Manager of Asset Management Headquarters
    * General affairs of stocks, bonds, special assets, real estate and overseas funds.
    * Risk Management Manager (2017.06~2018.07): Risk Management Manager
    5) NH Nonghyup Insurance Asset Management Team Investment Strategy Team (2014.10-2015.03)
    6) Phoenix Asset Management Strategy Management Team (2009.09~2014.08)
    7) Hyundai futures trading Team (2006.11 to 2009.08).
  • 11. 이희용, 와디즈파트너스.png

    Hee-yong Lee(Team Leader)

    Contents/Entertainment, Fashion/Beauty

    Wadiz Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : SaaS / Mobile, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Manufacturing, Social impact, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience
    - Venture Capitalist of Wadiz Partners Scale Up Investment Team
    - Venture Capitalist of Wadiz Platform Investment department
    - Project Director of Wadiz Platform Reward Business Office
    2) Portfolio: 21 grams, Danseok, CO:ACTUS, Ballys, Yorivery, Blue reo, etc.
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    Juilan(Managing Director)

    Car, Real estate

    -

    Awesome Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    '- The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Car, Real estate, Green/Energy, Food tech, Bio/Medical
    - Career : 11 seed-pre A investment portfolios
  • 16. 이지인, 글린트파트너스.png

    Lee Jeein(Senior Manager)

    SaaS / Mobile, Fintech

    Glint Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Fintech
    - Career
    1) LP investment : Hashed No. 1 Fund, BA Partners No. 4 Fund.
    2) Direct investment : Tickle (Fractional Share Trading service), last 30 minutes (parking service), 8 percent (P2P loan), and JD Solution (Sound tech)
  • 8. 고광범, 삼호그린인베스트먼트.png

    Ko Kwangbeom (Investment Manager)

    Green/Energy, Food tech

    Samho Green Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, B, Series C and above
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, Healthcare/Sports, Green/Energy, Food tech, Robot, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical, Material, Education, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience: LG Chem, PwC Consulting, Seah Holdings, Samho Green Investment,
    2) Portfolio: COMEMTEC, SIGETRONICS
  • 22. 김명진, 디티앤인베스트먼트.png

    Kim myeongjin(Manager)

    Bio/Medical, AI, SaaS

    -

    DT Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, B
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, SaaS/Mobile, AR/VR, Fintech, Healthcare, Sports, Green, Energy, Foodtech, Bio/Medical, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience : AM sciences, Seoul National University Hospital, Chung-Ang University Hospital
    2) Portfolio : Zinotec, BEYONDBIO, ENCell, etc...
  • 27. 오유택, 비하이인베스트먼트.png

    Oh Yu-taek(Team Leader)

    Car, Robot

    -

    BEHIGH Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, Series B
    - Investment field : Car, Green/Energy, Robot, Logistics
    - Career
    1) Experience
    2015~2019 Senior Researcher of Energy Technology Research at Samsung Heavy Industries
    2019~Currently, the team leader of BEHIGH Investment
    2) Portfolio
    OSTEONEUROGEN, C&C Materials, POSVAX, Foodyworm, Thermo Lab Korea, H2
  • 10. 변보선, 비하이인베스트먼트.png

    Byun Bosun(Investment Manager)

    Robot, Logistics

    BEHIGH Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : Car, AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Green/Energy, Robot, Logistics
    - Career
    1) Experience
    - Development Department 1 of IR-link Co., Ltd.
    - Research trainee at the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)
    - SK Telecom IoT/Data Business Department Internship
    2) Portfolio : Greenbio(priviously Greensystem), Pluxity, MDmune
  • 18. 남상일, 삼양화학그룹.png

    Nam Sangil(Venture Capitalist)

    Blockchain, Green/Energy

    Samyang Chemical Group

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A, Series B
    - Investment field : SaaS / Mobile, Blockchain, Green/Energy, Material
    - Career : Samyang Chemical Group's new business investment team, asset management and investment, Angel Fund management and investment , Business incubation
  • 지범근, 대덕벤처파트너스.png

    Ji Beomgeun(Team Leader)

    AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile

    Daedeok Venture Partners

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A, Series B
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Blockchain, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical
    - Career
    1) Quality Standards Office of the Korean Marine Equipment Research Institute - Responsible for domestic and international standard development/certification in the shipbuilding and marine sector.
    2) Business Planning Team of the Korea innovation foundation - In charge of planning/operating policy funds (special zone funds).
    3) Venture Capitalist of Daedeok Venture Partners - Finding investment companies such as research institute companies.
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    Soyoung Choi(Investment Analyst)

    Food tech, Robot

    Bigbang Angels

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, AR/VR, Healthcare/Sports, Green/Energy, Food tech, Robot, Bio/Medical
    - Career
    1) Credit card Company - Develop AI models and promote new CB businesses.
    2) Credit Information Inquiry Company - Corporate Credit Risk Management Consulting
    3) Development BM of the early stages of a startup.
  • 24. 이서영, 부엉이벤처스.png

    SeoYeong Lee(Investment Manager)

    Education, Social impact

    Owl Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : Real estate, AR/VR, Fintech, Healthcare/Sports, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Logistics, Education, Social impact, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career : Investment in (Co., Ltd.) Baro, MILK Corporation, Tart, POC Holdings
  • 26. 김민수, 더인벤션랩.png

    Minsu Kim(Team Leader)

    AI, Mobile

    -

    The Invention Lab

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, SaaS/Mobile, AR/VR, Blockchain, Healthcare/Sports, Contents/Entertainment, Others
    - Career
    1) Experience : IYUNO-SDI Group (Manager), Glance TV (Team Leader), The Invention Lab (Team Leader)
    2) Portfolio: Routinery, Growing Mom, Motion Labs, Shogong, WADDLE"
  • 28. 정승준, (주)안랩 전략기획팀.png

    Chung Seungjun(Deputy General Manager)

    SaaS/Mobile, Fintech

    -

    AhnLab

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A, Series B, Series C and more
    - Investment field : SaaS / Mobile, Fintech, Others
    - Career : AhnLab's strategic planning team
  • 34. 최동은, 크립톤.png

    Choi Dong-eun (Investment Manager)

    Food tech, Robot

    KRYPTON

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : Food tech, Robot, Contents/Entertainment, Logistics, Education, Social impact, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) Experience : LG DISPLAY Planning Team Investment Management.
    2) Portfolio : Dohands Company, Classum, Higher X, Zenerate, Return Box, Shared Fishing Ground, Plab, etc.
  • 36. 윤혜정, 인라이트벤처스.png

    Hye-Jung Yoon (Investment manager)

    SaaS/Mobile, Healthcare/Sports

    Enlight Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : SaaS/Mobile, Healthcare/Sports, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Bio/Medical, Logistics
    - Career
    1) Experience
    - Investment team manager of Enlight Ventures
    - Manager of Y&Archer Global AC team
    - C-LAB training team at Daegu Creative Economy Innovation Center
    2) Portfolio: COLAVOGROUND, SeaWith, Pixelro, GXC, OK Home, The Mamma, etc.
  • 32. 김민서, 와이즈레터인베스트먼트.png

    Kim Minseo(Director)

    Robot, Bio/Medical

    Y’sletter Investment

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, Series B
    - Investment field : AI/Machine learning, Healthcare/Sports, Robot, Bio/Medical
    - Career
    1) Experience: Major of Bio, Master of Machinery (Biochip), Samsung, MBA, 3 years of VC
    2) Portfolio: DeepBrain AI, BlueMtech
  • 30. 이진원, Y&ARCHER.png

    Jinwon Lee(Manager)

    Various field

    -

    Y&ARCHER

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : Car, Real estate, AI/Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, AR/VR, Fintech, Healthcare/Sports, Green/Energy, Contents/Entertainment, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical, Material, Education, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    Currently)
    1) Accelerator of Y&Archer's Global Investment Headquarters : Responsible for early start-up deal sourcing, initial investment and follow-up investment, and operation of accelerating programs
    Previously)
    1) Samsung Inhaus Consulting Firm S-Core Research Analyst : Conducts marketing strategy consulting project at Samsung Electronics' wireless division
    2) MD at GS SHOP
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    Oh Byeongseob(Investment Manager)

    SaaS/Mobile, AR/VR

    Root Ventures

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED, Series A
    - Investment field : SaaS / Mobile, Healthcare/Sports, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Bio/Medical, Logistics
    - Career : worked at Korea Venture Investment
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    Daniel Kim(Analyst)

    Various field

    KK Fund

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Fintech, Blockchain, Healthcare/ Sports, Green / Energy, Logistics, Education, Social impact
    - Career : Worked as a intern at InterVest, SV Investment, Softbank Ventures
  • 29. 전병일, 르네상스자산운용.png

    Byoung Il Jeon(Senior Manager)

    Entertainment, Manufacturing

    -

    Renaissance Asset Management

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : Series A, Series B, Series C and more
    - Investment field : Car, Food tech, Contents/Entertainment, Manufacturing, Bio/Medical, Social impact, Fashion/Beauty
    - Career
    1) In charge of discovering and fostering startups
    2) Mezzanine investment in about 20 unlisted and listed companies
    3) In the case of unlisted companies, I prioritizes whether they have a sustainable business model based on hegemony without distinguishing the series stage
  • 34. Kian Ban, Creative Valley.png

    Kian Ban(Director)

    Various field

    Creative Valley

    Republic of Korea

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, AR / VR, Healthcare/ Sports, Food tech, Robot, Contents / Entertainment, Manufacturing, Bio / Medical, Material, Logistics, Social impact, Fashion / Beauty
    - Career
    After numerous years of experience as an executive in charge of strategy and business development in large corporates, Kian is currently working as International Development Director at Creative Valley, helping Korean and European startups with their growth strategy definition and execution.
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    Shun Nagao(Venture Partner)

    AI/Machine learning, SaaS/Mobile

    White Star Capital

    Japan

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, AR / VR, Fintech, Blockchain, Healthcare/ Sports, Food tech, Contents / Entertainment, Logistics, Education, Fashion / Beauty
    - Career : Investment Bank, Startup, International Organization, Venture Capital
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    Joe Wei(Venture partner)

    Car, AI/Machine learning

    -

    White Star Capital

    Hong Kong

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : Car, AI / Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, AR / VR, Fintech, Blockchain, Healthcare/ Sports, Food tech, Contents / Entertainment, Logistics, Education, Fashion / Beauty
    - Career : Venture Partner at White Star Capital
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    irene umar(Managing Partner)

    AR/VR, Blockchain

    Discovery nusantara capital

    Indonesia

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : AR/VR, Blockchain, Food tech, Material, Social impact, Fashion / Beauty
    - Career : Gaming industry, finance, contender brands and play to earn
  • 33. Nitika, chandigarhangelsnetwork.png

    Nitika(Head Operations)

    Various field

    Chandigarh Angels Network

    India

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Fintech, Healthcare/ Sports, Green / Energy, Food tech, Manufacturing, Bio / Medical, Education
    - Career : Venture Capitalist, Angel Investment
  • 37. Edmas Neo.png

    Edmas Neo(Founder)

    Various field

    Accrete Innovation

    Singapore

    - The scale of investment : SEED
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, Fintech, Blockchain, Green / Energy, Food tech, Contents / Entertainment, Logistics, Social impact, Fashion / Beauty
    - Career : Founder of Accelerator programmes, Angel Investors, Startup Ecosystem Development
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    Kuan Hsu(General Partner)

    SaaS/Mobile, Fintech

    KK Fund

    Taiwan

    - The scale of investment : Series A
    - Investment field : AI / Machine learning, SaaS / Mobile, Fintech, Blockchain, Manufacturing
    - Career
    Kuan has 21 years of experience over diverse industries such as venture capital, private equity, investment banking, supply chain management and management consulting. Prior to co-founding KK Fund, Kuan was the Principal of GREE Ventures Asia (now known as STRIVE). Kuan began his career in the United States as a Business Analyst in McKinsey & Company, then moved to become a Senior Manager at electronics manufacturing company Solectron. After completing his Master in Business Administration, he joined Goldman Sachs in Los Angeles and New York as an Associate. Subsequently, Kuan relocated to Singapore and became an Associate Director at Temasek Holdings.
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