Our team will share all the steps to global market success from the beginning to exit through our seasoned knowledge, experience and global networks.

Yozma Group

Yigal Erlich

Founder & Chairman

▪ Yigal has been reputed as the founding father of the Israeli venture capital industry by establishing Yozma and starting Technology Incubator Program.
▪ He has served as Chief Scientist of Israel’s Ministry of Industry and Trade; the first chairman of the Israel Venture Association; deputy chairman of the National R&D Council of Israel; advisor to the World Bank, Canadian government bank, and many others.
▪ Yigal holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemistry and an MBA degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Boaz Goldschmidt

Co-Founder

▪ Head of the Royalties Department, Office of the Chief Scientist
▪ Former Director & VP of Corporate Development, Conduit
▪ B.A. & M.B.A. in Economics, Hebrew University

Ran Erlich

Partner

▪ Founder, Gozrim E-commerce
▪ Bluevine Capital & Motorola Ventures
▪ B.A. Tel Aviv University
▪ M.B.A. University of Michigan

Yozma Group Korea

Leon Wonjae Lee

Head of Asia Pacific

▪ Principal analyst of Yozma Fund
▪ Director of Israel-Korea Business Council
▪ Vice Chairman of Korea-Israel Chamber of Commerce
▪ B.A. in Economics, Hebrew University

Dongjun Lee

CEO, Yozma Group Korea

▪ Kolon Life Science, CJ CheilJedang, LG CNS
▪ Dongjun brings expertise in growth strategy and restructuring from his previous management position of strategic planning at leading conglomerates.
▪ Spain IE (Instituto de Empresa) Business School (MBA)

Chisung Eom

President of Global Business

▪ Deputy Secretary General of the International Affairs Department at The Federation of Korean Industries
▪ KOICA Public-Private Partnership Specialist, APEC Business Advisory Council Korea Committee Secretary-general, B20 Summit Korea Secretary-general
▪ Bachelor of Business Administration at Sogang Univ. & Techno-MBA at KAIST

Jung-wha Han

Partner

▪ Current Co-Chairperson of Korea-Israel Conference
▪ Current Emeritus Professor at Hanyang University
▪ Former Member of the Presidential Committee for National Cohesion
▪ Former Head of the Small and Medium Business Administration of Korea

Sam Sangbok Lee

Senior Operating Partner

▪ Former CEO of Stic Ventures
▪ VP of Korean Venture Capital Association
▪ Korea University, BA

Seokwoo Son

Partner

▪ Current Adjunct Professor at Konkuk University
▪ Economy Wide Morning Bell News Anchor, SBS Biz Reporter, Edaily Reporter
▪ Covered financial and economic ministries, businesses, and industries. Interviewed economic issues and major CEOs. Discovered and accelerated venture startups. Investment assessment, and partnership with other institutes
▪ Finance MBA at HUFS Business School

Jade Yang

CTO / Head, Business Development Division 2 / Ph.D

▪ Samsung Electronics, Fidelix, Pen Generations
▪ Serial tech entrepreneur
▪ Seoul National University, Electronics Engineering (BS, MS, Ph.D)

Haan S. Junn

CSO / Head, Business Development Division 1

▪ Bloomberg Analytics (HK), IGM World Business Research Institute (Education Professor, Director) bizcuit.com Founder, IGM Prime Founder
▪ Haan brings diversified insight from his background in education and finance. He oversees international business development at Yozma Group Korea.
▪ Bachelor of Economics at Korea University

Kyungcheol Choi

Head, Investment Division 1 / Ph.D

▪ Head of Investment Department, HYU Holdings
▪ Associate Professor, Hanyang University School of Interdisciplinary Industrial Studies
▪ Team Leader of Corporate Consulting and Corporate Finance Team, Shinhan Bank
▪ Management Consultant, Arthur Andersen
▪ B.B.A., M.D. & Ph.D., Hanyang University Business School

Jae Kim

CLO / Head, Legal Compliance / U.S. Attorney

▪ US Attorney at DR & AJU Law Group, Seum Law Firm, Hausfeld LLP
▪ JD Law at George Washington University

Soojin Lim

Head, Investment Division 2

▪ SU & Financial Investment, Nongshim Capital Co.,LTD M&A, SU & Partners IB Department, Haygroup
▪ Waseda University (MBA), Hanyang University (Ph.D Candidate)

Our foreign academic and business leader partners are pivotal in our success by providing their invaluable industry expertise and networks.

Jason Greenblatt

Advisor

▪ Co-Chairman of Silver Stone Global Partners
▪ Former White House Special Envoy to the Middle East
▪ Former Chief Legal Officer to the Trump Organization
New York University School of Law, JD

Mordechai Sheves

Advisor

▪ Professor at Weizmann Institute of Science
▪ Former VP for Technology Transfer at Weizmann Institute of Science
▪ Former President of YEDA’s Technology Holdings Company
▪ MS and Ph.D. in Chemistry at Weizmann Institute

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Jonglok Yoon

Partner

▪ Head – National IT Industry Promotion Agency (NIPA)
▪ Vice Ministry – Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning
▪ VP – KT
▪ Yonsei University – Engineering, MS

Jongtae Koh

Partner

▪ APAC CEO – Regency
▪ Former Director of Marketing – Doosan Seagram
▪ Southern Illinois University, MS (Business Admin.)

Taegue Kim

Executive Advisor

▪ CEO – Nature’s Family
▪ Director – GEMDI
▪ Consultant – Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy

Roni Einav

Advisor

▪ CEO – Einav Hi Tech Assets
▪ 20Y+ Venture Advisor
▪ Technion University Engineering, MD

Andrew KJ Lee

Partner

▪ Adjunct Professor - The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital
▪ Chairman of ASEPTIC Group
▪ Chief Medical Advisor - Medihub Co. Ltd.
▪ Former Director - Artificial Intelligence Center, Nanoori Hospital

Michael Kim

Partner

▪ Adjunct Professor - The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital
▪ Director / Head of Research Institute affiliated with Beplus Healthcare
▪ Medical Advisor - Medihun Co. Ltd.
▪ Member of the Digital Healthcare Team - Bumin Medical Center's Future Medicine Research Institute