Korea News/EventsBusinessKoreaKorean InvestorsBorn2GlobalTech for KoreaVenture SquareOnoffmixPublyDirectoryKorean Venture Capital Association Thevc.krBlogs (Korean VCs with global presence have *)Jin Ho Hur’s Medium*Translink Capital’s 허진호 대표님Jongho Yoo의 브런치*Cyber Agent Ventures Korea’s 유정호 부사장님Live & Venture*Big Basin Capital’s 윤필구 대표님The Startup Bible*Strong Ventures’ 배기홍 대표님UNTITLED*Altos Ventures’ Han Kim김현준님하나벤처스 김현준님 금융/부동산이승훈님Co-Founder of Ringle김지호님 co-founder, 고스트키친박은우님*본엔젤스 심사역초기투자벤처케피털의 역할양준철님 온오프믹스의 대표이사최혁재님스푼라디오 대표이사한국에서 유니콘이 안… Continue reading Getting Plugged In – VC Reads (Korea/Asia/Global)
I'm learning quite a lot since moving to South Korea and working within its startup ecosystem. I'm learning from the feedback and conversations about the ecosystem by thinking through how Koreans are positioning their market pivoting into Asia and beyond. I had not realized when I was in the States or perhaps in DC that… Continue reading Thoughts on the Korean VC Ecosystem
This is the “Korea Startup Index 2018,” the fifth publication by Born2Global. You can download PDF version of the entire 2018 report. >> Korea Startup Index 2018_Kor.pdf >> Korea Startup Index 2018_Eng.pdf
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2t5lSNk_qE&feature=emb_logo I had a wonderful time podcasting tonight at Startup Seoul! 🙂 Here, I talk about @impossible_foods and @bareburger entry into Korea, licensing deal I’m working on, and my time at @statedept, a company I worked on last year, @australia insta handle (which is awesome) and diving into impact investing. Switching to sustainable, organic, mostly plant-based foods made me so much healthier,… Continue reading Podcast at Startup Seoul!
They say art is a stab at immortality. That all creators, writers, artists, and entrepreneurs of sorts would by the dint of their creations, escape death. A poet once said he decided to write because, "[he] was afraid to die." Allow me to coin this statement to capture it in a perhaps more meaningfully. A… Continue reading A Tepid Balance
Home has been super comfortable. I've been worried about my work ethic and my "why" shifting. There were books on the shelf with messages written on the first page to me. They were written by my grandfather and also my mother's side of the family. When I was younger, I never actually really read these… Continue reading Home