GBC Korea to operate the world’s first block chain based M&A platform. Everybody can participate in the M&A deals at small expenses and can execute the transparent and safe global M&A transactions.
GBC Korea applied this technology to the base of the block chain, investors can reduce time and cost with the experts who have been engaged in M&A. The M&A platform will grow into a global market leader.
- Founder / CEO
Founder / CEO
Steve Lee has an extensive investment experience and more than 30 years of experience in M&A areas such as Direct market, Dealer market, and Auction market. He has been working with KPMG and he is a strategist who has experience of serving as a chairman of investment consulting & advisory company. Steve has been called the “Korean Soros” by his business partners and colleagues.
- Global CEO
Terrance began his career at Salomon Smith Barney (Citigroup) as a foreign exchange trader. Since crossing the Pacific Ocean in 1998, during the IMF crisis, Terrance has been working for the top tier global investment banking companies such as Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, and Citigroup in Singapore, Hong Kong, and Korea. It is no surprise that his investment portfolio sums up to over half a billion USD. Actively involved in Asian, European and American financial markets, his main area of focus is derivatives market.
- CTO / Ph. D
Bryan Y. Kim
CTO / Ph.D
Dr. Bryan Y. Kim was a part of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He worked as a software system integration engineer and project manager for contracted software development projects. His works include system engineering, system integration tests, performance evaluations, technology evaluations & assessments, network evaluations, software operations, software cost estimates, system upgrades, and configuration management and documentation. He received his PhD in Applied Physics and B. S. in Physics from California Institute of Technology.
- Vice Chairman
Ko Jong-Moon Ph. D
Ko Jong-Moon Ph.D
Dr. Ko has served prominent roles in Korean politics, economy, and social issues. He has an extensive government career which includes a research fellow at the Institute for National Security Strategy, former member of the Ministry of Planning and Budget evaluation committee, former CEO of the Korea Housing Management, and current chairman of the Korea Economy Forecasting Research Institution. Dr. Ko also worked for UNICEF Korea briefly.
- Vice Chairman
Myun-mo began his career with the Bank of Korea, the central bank of Korea, where he spent most of his early career undertaking various positions. During his 32+ years at the Bank, he experienced the exponential growth in Korean foreign reserves from U$1 billion to over U$300 billion, and played a leading role in the evolution of the reserves management framework, cash-management, portfolio management, risk management and asset liability management framework. Mr. Kang left the Bank of Korea and joined Mirae Asset Investment, Korea’s leading asset management company, in 2009 as an auditor.
- Best Futurist
selected by Google
Best Futurist selected by Google
Currently, Mr. Thomas Frey works at Colorado DaVinci Institute, which he founded, and serves as executive director and senior futurist. Prior to his current role as senior futurist, he was an engineer with IBM for fifteen years. Thomas is widely known around celebrity speaking circuits, having shared billing with the likes of Rudy Giuliani, Tom Peter and Jack Welch. Majority of his audiences are high-level government officials such as those of NASA, executives of Fortune 500 companies such as IBM and AT&T, Lucent Technologies, First Data, Boeing, Capital One, Bell Canada, Visa, Ford Motors Company, Qwest, and more. Mr. Thomas Frey has been interviewed in numerous publications such as the New York Times, Huffington Post, Times of India, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, The Futurist Magazine, Morning Calm (in-flight magazine for Korean Airlines), Skylife (in-flight magazine for Turkish Airlines), ColoradoBiz Magazine, Rocky Mountain News, and more.Frey is also the author of the 2011 book Communicating with the Future.
- Chairman of REALMETER
Chairman of REALMETER
– Chairman of REALMETER(The best public opinion agency in Korea)
– CEO / Chairman of REALMEDIA
- President & CEO of HYOSUNG CAPITAL
President & CEO of HYOSUNG CAPITAL
2009/04 – present : HYOSUNG CAPITAL President, CEO
2008/05 – 2009/03 : Standard Charterd Capital Korea CEO
2005/04 – 2007/01 : Newyork Bank Korea representative
2004/06 – 2005/02 : Foreign Exchange Commerz Investment Trust Management CEO
1988/06 – 1990/12 : Samsung Group’s Secretariat Finance Team, International finance department
- Director, Rothschild Auster Fund Korea
Director, Rothschild Auster Fund Korea
Ernst is a financial professional with 25 years of experience in global investment, private equity, corporate financing and banking. He currently serves as the Representative Director of Rothschild Auster Fund in Korea and also a member of the National IR team of the current President’s Cabinet.He was a spokesperson for the Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC), the top regulatory body of Korea’s financial markets. Ernst is a global financial and investment expert beyond Korea.
- Former CEO, JP Morgan Chase Bank Korea
Former CEO, JP Morgan Chase Bank Korea
Dong-jin is a renowned global financial expert who has served in the domestic and foreign financial circles for over 30 years, serving as the CEO of JP Morgan Chase Bank Korea, CEO of PCA Investment Trust Management Co., and Vice President of Korea Exchange Bank. He served as a representative of the creditors at the time of the 1998 IMF crisis and contributed to the extension of Korea’s debt. In 2003, he received the Prime Minister’s award for attracting foreign capital.
- Director, Forbes Korea
Director, Forbes Korea
After graduating from Seoul National University, Shang-bok joined JoongAng Ilbo a Korean daily newspaper published in Seoul. There, he has filled various posts including correspondent for New York, head of the international economics team, deputy head of the business desk, and representative director of Forbes Korea. Since 2014, Shang-bok has been an executive director of the Samsung Press Foundation.
Japan Market Promotion Headquarters
- Vice President
Represantative of Japan
Vice President / Represantative of Japan
– [Korea] Currently, head of GBC KOREA Japan Business Headquarters
– [Korea] KJ Global Link Co., Ltd. (Korea) Entrepreneurship (2017.12) / CEO
– [Korea] I.M Investment Securities Co., Ltd.( Former Solomon Investment & Securities Co.)
Director of FX Retail Business and Manager of FX Margin Research Center
– [Japan] CEO of FROM EAST Co., Ltd. and Executive Director of Management and Sales
– [Japan] TRANS COSMOS _Part 1 of Tokyo Securities Exchange
Overseas Business Promotion Department of the Headquarter of the listed company (Director/ Senior Manager)
– [Japan] TRASDERS Securities Co., Ltd. Osaka Stock Exchange
FX Retail Business Planning and Business of Listed Companies
– [Japan] PhD of Economics, Institute of Research, Chuo University
“Appropriate Foreign Exchange Policy and System Research”
– [Japan] Master’s Degree in Economics Studies, Chuo (Central) University (International Financial Theory major)
– [Japan] Bachelor of International Economics, Department of Economics, Chuo University
– Department of Comprehensive Policy and Science, Graduate School of Doshisha University
Ph.D. Courses in Economics Major and Environmental Policy.
– Case of Korea in the Formation of Environmental Management Capability in Asia
– The Conditions and Project of Sustainable Environmental Levy in Asia, etc.
– Analysis and Evaluation of the Formation and Implementation process of Korea’s Environmental Policy.
– President and Vice-Chairman of the Korean Student Association of Korea at Doshisha University
– Commodity Development at ING Trading Co., Ltd.