TEAM
Executives
  • Yong Hwan Do

    Chairman

    Executives

    • Yong Hwan Do Chairman Executives
    • Experience
      Mr. Do is the Chairman and the Founder of STIC Investments and STIC Ventures.

      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.
  • Dillion Kwag

    CEO, Executive Managing Partner

    Executives

    • Dillion Kwag CEO, Executive Managing Partner Executives
    • Experience
      Mr. Kwag is a Chief Executive Officer at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2011, 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 B.A. in Economics from Seoul National University.
  • Hyung Gun Park

    Compliance Officer & Head of Risk Management, Executive Managing Partner

    Risk Management/ Management Support Team

    • Hyung Gun Park Compliance Officer & Head of Risk Management, Executive Managing Partner Risk Management/ Management Support Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Park is the Compliance Officer and the Head of Risk Management and an Executive Managing Partner at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2007, Mr. Park served as the General Manager of Legal Department at Samsung Corporation Trading Division.
    • Education
      Mr. Park received an LL.B. from Hanyang University and an MBA from Dong-A University. He also holds an LL.M. from Georgetown University. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association.
  • David Jeong

    CIO, Managing Partner

    Executives

    • David Jeong CIO, Managing Partner Executives
    • Experience
      Mr. Jeong is a Chief Investment Officer at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 1999, Mr. Jeong started his professional experience at Shinhan Bank and Asset Management Division of Shinhan Life.
    • Education
      Mr. Jeong received a B.A. in French Literature, minored in Economics from Seoul National University. He also received an MBA from Seoul National University.
  • Mik Minsik Park, Ph.D

    CIO, Managing Partner

    Executives

    • Mik Minsik Park, Ph.D CIO, Managing Partner Executives
    • Experience
      Dr. Park is a Chief Investment Officer at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2006, Mr. Park worked as visiting researcher at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He was also with Green Cross Bio Investment and Samsung Venture Investment Corp.
    • Education
      Dr. Park received B.A. in Applied Biology and Chemistry and M.S., PhD in Biochemical Engineering from Seoul National University.
  • Seung Su Shin

    Managing Partner

    Executives

    • Seung Su Shin Managing Partner Executives
    • Experience
      Mr. Shin is a Executive Managing Partner at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, he worked at IPO Division of Hana Securities and Corporate Finance Division of KGI Securities.
    • Education
      Mr. Shin received a B.A. in Economics from Yonsei University.
Investment Team
  • Bora Chung

    Managing Director

    Investment Team

    • Bora Chung Managing Director Investment Team
    • Experience
      Ms. Chung is a Managing Director at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Ms. Chung worked at Technology Strategy Team of Amorepacific. She also served as chief researcher of Pharmaceutical/Bio/Cosmetics (Best Pharmaceutical/Bio Sector Analyst), Daishin Securities, Hanhwa Securities, Korea Investment & Securities.
    • Education
      Ms. Chung received a B.S. in Biotechnology from Yonsei University and M.S. in Biological Science from KAIST.
  • Hyun Cheol Tak

    Managing Director

    Investment Team

    • Hyun Cheol Tak Managing Director Investment Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Tak is a Managing Director at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2013, he was with Busan Technology Exchange of Busan Techno Park. He also worked at Investment Team of Green Busan Venture Investment and BK Investment.
    • Education
      Mr. Tak received B.S., M.S. in Architecture Engineering from Dong-A University and PhD in Technology Business Policy from Pusan National University.
  • Hyunsuk Lee

    Managing Director

    Investment Team

    • Hyunsuk Lee Managing Director Investment Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Managing Director at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2016, he worked at Wireless Division of Samsung Electronics.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and minored in Business Administration from Yonsei University.
  • Minkey Ryu

    Principal

    Investment Team

    • Minkey Ryu Principal Investment Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Ryu is a Principal at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2020, he started his career at Venture & Technology Banking Department of Korea Development Bank(KDB).
    • Education
      Mr. Ryu received a B.A. in Economics from Sungkyunkwan University.
  • Sungjun Yoon

    Senior Associate

    Investment Team

    • Sungjun Yoon Senior Associate Investment Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Yoon is a Senior Associate at STIC Ventures and is part of Investment Team at the firm. Prior to joining the firm in 2019, he started his career at Product Development Team of Oreganic Design and Investment Team of Medytox Venture Investment.
    • Education
      Mr. Yoon received B.F.A. in Product Design from Parsons School of Design and MBA from Seoul National University.
Risk Management/ Management Support Team
  • Do Haeng Lee

    Managing Director

    Risk Management/ Management Support Team

    • Do Haeng Lee Managing Director Risk Management/ Management Support Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Lee is a Managing Director on Risk Management Team at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2018, Mr. Lee served as an internal auditor at Sogang University. He was also an accountant and a consultant at KPMG and PwC.
    • Education
      Mr. Lee received a B.A. in Business Administration from Yonsei University. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Korea).
  • Keetaek Sung

    In-house Counsel

    Risk Management/ Management Support Team

    • Keetaek Sung In-house Counsel Risk Management/ Management Support Team
    • Experience
      Mr. Sung is an in-house counsel on Risk Management Team at STIC Ventures. 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 J.D. from Korea University. He is a member of Korean Bar Association.
  • Sunny Oh

    Senior Manager

    Risk Management/ Management Support Team

    • Sunny Oh Senior Manager Risk Management/ Management Support Team
    • Experience
      Ms. Oh is a Senior Manager on the Management Support Team at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2003, Ms. Oh worked as an accounting staff at Orientech.
    • Education
      Ms. Oh received a B.A. in Tax Accounting at Osan University.
Operating Partner Group
  • Kitae Kim

    Operating Partner

    Operating Partner Group

    • Kitae Kim Operating Partner Operating Partner Group
    • Experience
      Mr. Kim is an Operating Partner at STIC Ventures. Prior to joining the firm in 2017, Mr. Kim was the president of E&P at SK Innovation. Before joining SK Innovation E&P, he worked as a Head of Biz Innovation at SK Innovation and, and as a Head of Custom Manufacturing Service at SK Holdings.
    • Education
      Mr. Kim received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Seoul National University and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from KAIST.