MBK PARTNERS - Key Persons


Anning Yao - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Shanghai Vice President
Anning Yao is a Vice President based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Yao was an Associate at Yunfeng Capital in Shanghai and Beijing. Prior to that, she was an Associate at Mu Sigma in New York. Ms. Yao received a BA from the University of Washington-Seattle and a MS in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

Bokyum Kim - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
Bokyum Kim is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Kim was a Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group in Seoul. Mr. Kim received a BA from Yonsei University and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.

Bryan Byungsuk Min

Job Titles:
  • Partner

Byungok Na

Job Titles:
  • Director
Byungok Na is a Director based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Na was a Business Analyst at McKinsey & Company in Seoul. Mr. Na received a BS from University of California, Berkeley.

Cheris Wu

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Shanghai Associate
Cheris Wu is an Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Wu was an Associate at Orchid Asia. Prior to Orchid Asia, she worked as an Analyst at Morgan Stanley. Ms. Wu received a BA from Sun Yat-Sen University and an MA from Peking University.

Claire Wang

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Beijing Senior Associate
Claire Wang is a Senior Associate based in Beijing. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Wang was an Associate at J.P. Morgan in Hong Kong. Ms. Wang received a BA from the University of Cambridge.

Daisuke Ikeda

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Tokyo Partner
Daisuke Ikeda is a Partner based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ikeda worked as a Principal at MKS Partners in Tokyo. Before joining MKS, he worked for Gracchus & Associates, Inc. and Mizuho Bank. Mr. Ikeda received a BA from the University of Tokyo. Mr. Ikeda currently serves on the boards of directors of Tasaki.

Daisy Shen

Job Titles:
  • Deputy General Counsel
  • Director
  • Hong Kong Director
Daisy Shen is a Director and Deputy General Counsel based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Shen was an Of Counsel at DLA Piper. Prior to DLA Piper, she worked as an Associate at King & Wood Mallesons. Ms. Shen received a BA from Shanghai Jiatong University, and LLM from Peking University Law School.

Edward Zhou

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Shanghai Associate
Edward Zhou is an Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Zhou was an Investment Banking Analyst at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Zhou received a BA from Nanjing University and an MS from HEC Paris School of Management.

Feng Ding

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Hong Kong Senior Associate
Feng Ding is a Senior Associate based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ding was an Associate at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Ding received a BA from University of Cambridge and an MS from Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.

Flora Wu - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Shanghai Vice President
  • Vice President and Senior Legal Counsel
Flora Wu is a Vice President and Senior Legal Counsel based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Wu was a China Advisor at Sidley Austin LLP. Prior to Sidley Austin LLP, she worked as an Associate at Zhong Lun Law Firm. Ms. Wu received a BA from Dalian University of Foreign Languages, and LLM from Washington University in St. Louis and Fudan University School of Law.

Hang Fei

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Shanghai Senior Associate
Hang Fei is a Senior Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Fei was a Senior Associate at Cargill. Prior to Cargill, he worked as a Senior Associate at Ernst & Young. Mr. Fei received a BA from Hong Kong Baptist University and an MBA from University of Michigan.

Hisashi Chisaka - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Tokyo Vice President
Hisashi Chisaka is a Vice President based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Chisaka was an Associate at Merrill Lynch. Prior to Merrill Lynch, he worked at Deutsche Asset Management in Tokyo. Mr. Chisaka received an MS from Kyoto University.

Hongfei Yu

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Shanghai Partner
Hongfei Yu is a Partner based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Yu was a Vice President in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Prior to Morgan Stanley, he worked as an Associate in HSBC Investment Banking in Hong Kong. Mr. Yu received a BS in Economics and MS in Finance from University of International Business and Economics in Beijing. Mr. Yu currently serves on the boards of directors of Car Inc., Wendu Education and Siyanli.

Hyonsoo Park - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
Hyonsoo Park is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Park was a Senior Associate at The Boston Consulting Group in Seoul. Mr. Park received a BA from Korea University.

Hyosung Christie Tang

Hyosung Christie Tang, based in Seoul, is General Counsel of MBK Partners. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Tang was a Special Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP Seoul. Prior to Covington & Burling LLP, she worked at major international law firms in New York and Hong Kong. Ms. Tang received her BA from Seoul National University and JD from Columbia University School of Law.

Jackie Ho

Job Titles:
  • Director
  • Hong Kong Director
Jackie Ho is a Director based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ho was a fixed income Portfolio Manager at Credit Suisse Hong Kong. Prior to that, he was a Senior Analyst with Asia Research Capital Management. Mr. Ho received a BA from Wesleyan University.

Jaden Bae - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Seoul Vice President
Jaden Bae is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Bae was a Senior Manager at NBT Inc. Prior to NBT Inc., he worked as an Associate at Goldman Sachs. He received a BA from Seoul National University, where he graduated summa cum laude, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Jake Kim - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Seoul Vice President
Jake Kim is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, he was a Senior Associate at PAG Korea. Prior to PAG Korea, he was an Analyst at Deutsche Securities Korea. Mr. Kim received a BA from Korea University.

James Kong

Job Titles:
  • Director
  • Shanghai Director
James Kong is a Director based in Shanghai. Prior to MBK Partners, Mr. Kong was an Associate Director at Standard Chartered Private Equity in Shanghai. Prior to that, Mr. Kong worked in the investment banking division of Citigroup in Hong Kong. Mr. Kong received a BA from Zhejiang University and an MBA from Cornell University.

Jason Liu - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Beijing Managing Director
Jason Liu, based in Beijing, is a Managing Director and Head of China for Special Situations. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Liu was a Director and Head of Greater China Structured Products Origination at Deutsche Bank in Hong Kong. Before Deutsche Bank, he was an Associate at JP Morgan in Hong Kong. Mr. Liu received a BA from Renmin University of China.

Jay H. Bu

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Seoul Partner
Jay H. Bu is a Partner based in Seoul. Prior to MBK Partners, he was a Director and head of the telecom & media practice for Carlyle Asia Partners. Prior to Carlyle, he worked at Salomon Smith Barney, focusing on M&A in Korea. Mr. Bu received a BA and a BS from the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Bu currently serves on the boards of Megazone Cloud and BHC.

Jee Seon Oh

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Seoul Senior Associate
Jee Seon Oh is a Senior Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Oh was an Associate at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong. Prior to Goldman Sachs, she was a Senior Associate at Boston Consulting Group. Ms. Oh received a BA from Yale University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Jinbo Shim

Job Titles:
  • Director
Jinbo Shim is a Director based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Shim was a Business Analyst at McKinsey & Company in Seoul. Mr. Shim received a BS from Seoul National University.

Jonathan Cheng - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Hong Kong Managing Director
Jonathan Cheng, based in Hong Kong, is a Managing Director and Head of Trading. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Cheng was a Director and Head of Trading for Taconic Capital in Hong Kong. Prior to Taconic, he was with Credit Suisse in London and Hong Kong. Mr. Cheng received a BS from the London School of Economics & Political Science.

Jonathan Lam

Job Titles:
  • Director
  • Finance Controller
  • Hong Kong Director
Jonathan Lam is a Finance Controller based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Lam worked as a Senior Finance Manager at PAG. Prior to that he was a Product Controller at Goldman Sachs. Mr. Lam received a BA from Oxford University and is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Jong-Ha James Yoon

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Seoul Partner
Jong-Ha James Yoon is a Partner based in Korea. Prior to MBK Partners, Dr. Yoon was a co-head of Korea for Carlyle Asia Partners. Prior to Carlyle, he was a Managing Director at Financial Advisory Services at KPMG in Seoul. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Korean Air Force and as Deputy Assistant to the Minister of National Defense for International Affairs. Dr. Yoon has a BA from Georgetown University, Master of Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago. Dr. Yoon currently serves on the boards of directors of Dongjin Textile, NEPA and MH&Co. He is also a member of the advisory board of Public Officials Benefit Association of Korea.

Jonghyun Ku - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
Jonghyun Ku is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ku was an Associate at McKinsey & Company. Mr. Ku received a BA from Seoul National University.

Joo Ho Moon

Joo Ho Moon, based in Seoul, is a Managing Director and Head of Korea for Special Situations. Prior to joining MBK Partners, he was a Partner with H&Q Korea. Prior to that, he was a Vice President with JP Morgan in Seoul and an Associate with Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong and Seoul. Mr. Moon has a BA from Seoul National University and an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Jun Xu - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Shanghai Managing Director
Jun Xu is a Managing Director based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, he was a Vice President at Ally Bridge Group. Prior to that, he worked at Booz Allen Hamilton in Shanghai. Mr. Xu received a BA from Fudan University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Xu currently serves on the board of directors of Wendu Education.

Junho Chun

Job Titles:
  • Controller
Junho Chun is a Controller based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Chun worked as Finance Manager at Hudson Advisors Korea and as a Certified Public Accountant at PwC Seoul. Mr. Chun received a BA from Seoul National University and is a CFA charter holder.

Kazuo Yamataka - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Tokyo Vice President
Kazuo Yamataka is a Vice President based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Yamataka was a Vice President at Morgan Stanley in Tokyo. Prior to Morgan Stanley, he worked at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities. Mr. Yamataka received a BA from Keio University.

Ken Kagasa

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Tokyo Partner
Ken Kagasa is a Partner based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Kagasa was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs Japan. Prior to Goldman Sachs, he worked for Asahi Bank in Tokyo. Mr. Kagasa received a BA from the University of Tokyo and an MBA from Columbia Business School. Mr. Kagasa currently serves on the boards of directors of Tasaki, Kuroda Group, Godiva Japan and Tsukui Holdings.

Kenjiro Sakamoto - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Tokyo Vice President
Kenjiro Sakamoto is a Vice President based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Sakamoto was a Consultant at Bain & Company. Prior to Bain & Company, he worked at the Bank of Japan. Mr. Sakamoto received a BA and BS from Washington University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Kuan Zhang

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Beijing Senior Associate
Kuan Zhang is a Senior Associate based in Beijing. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Zhang was a Senior Associate at Centerbridge Partners. Prior to Centerbridge Partners, Mr. Zhang was an Associate at Credit Suisse. Mr. Zhang received a BS from Peking University.

Kwang Il Kim

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Seoul Partner
Kwang Il Kim is a Partner based in Seoul. Prior to MBK Partners, Mr. Kim was a Partner and Senior M&A Lawyer at the law offices of Kim & Chang, based in Seoul. Before Kim & Chang, Mr. Kim worked as a Certified Public Accountant at Samil PricewaterhouseCoopers in Seoul. Mr. Kim received a BA and MA from Seoul National University and an LLM from the University of Pennsylvania. He has been a member of the Korean Bar Association since 1995 and the Korea Institute of Certified Public Accountants since 1989. Mr. Kim currently serves on the boards of directors of NEPA, Homeplus, MH&Co. and Lotte Card.

Laurence Hu - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Shanghai Vice President
Laurence Hu is a Vice President based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Hu was an Assistant Vice President at CDH Investments Singapore. Prior to CDH Investments, he worked as an Associate at Rothschild Global Financial Advisory in Shanghai. Mr. Hu received a BA and MA from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Lei Han - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Shanghai Managing Director
Lei Han is a Managing Director based in Shanghai. Prior to MBK Partners, Mr. Han was a Director at CITIC Capital in Shanghai. Prior to CITIC Capital, he was with A.T. Kearney in Shanghai. Mr. Han received a BA in german language and literature from the Shanghai International Studies University and an MBA from the University of Bayreuth in Germany. Mr. Han currently serves on the board of directors of Apex Logistics and Siyanli.

Maggie Pong

Job Titles:
  • Finance Controller
  • Hong Kong Finance Controller
Maggie Pong is a Finance Controller based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Pong was an Associate at Blackstone. Prior to Blackstone, she worked as an Accountant at PAG. Ms. Pong received a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Mavis Chang

Job Titles:
  • Controller
  • Director
  • Hong Kong Director
Mavis Chang is a Controller based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, she was an Investment Management Controller in Lehman Brothers. Before that, she worked as a Controller in Goldman Sachs and as a Tax Consultant with KPMG. Ms. Chang is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and received a BBA from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Mayuka Yonezawa

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Tokyo Senior Associate
Mayuka Yonezawa is a Senior Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Yonezawa was a Consultant at Boston Consulting Group. Prior to that, she worked at Barclays Securities and Mizuho Financial Group. Ms. Yonezawa received a BA from the University of Tokyo.

Min Ki Park

Job Titles:
  • Associate
Min Ki Park is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Park was an Associate at PAG. Prior to PAG, he was an Associate at Goldman Sachs. Mr. Park received a BA from Korea University.

Minhyeok Ko

Job Titles:
  • Associate
Minhyeok Ko is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ko was an Associate at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Ko received a BS from the University of Pennsylvania.

Mitsutoshi Ota - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
Mitsutoshi Ota is a Vice President based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ota was an Associate at McKinsey & Company in Tokyo. Mr. Ota received a BS from Tokyo Institute of Technology, an MS from the University of Tokyo and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Moon Jin Jo - VP

Job Titles:
  • Finance Manager
  • Vice President
  • Seoul Vice President
Moon Jin Jo is a Finance Manager based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Jo worked as a Certified Public Accountant at Samil PwC Seoul. Ms. Jo received a BA from Yonsei University.

Mr. Yun

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Seoul Associate
Chris Sun Ho Yun is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Yun was an Associate at BofA Securities. Mr. Yun received a BA and an MS from Seoul National University and is a member of the Korean Institute of Certified Public Accountant.

Naoki Ibe

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Tokyo Associate
Naoki Ibe is an Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ibe was a Principal at The Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Ibe received a BE and an ME from The University of Tokyo, and an MA from University of California San Diego.

Ray Wang - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Shanghai Vice President
Ray Wang is a Vice President based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Wang was an Associate at China ASEAN Fund in Hong Kong. Prior to China ASEAN Fund, he worked as an Analyst at Merrill Lynch Hong Kong. Mr. Wang received a BA from Northeastern University and an MA from Tsinghua University.

Rock Li

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Hong Kong Associate
Rock Li is an Associate based in Hong Kong. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Li was a Senior Analyst at Cathay Capital. Prior to Cathay Capital, he worked as an Associate at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Li received a BA from Peking University.

Satoru Sugaya

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Tokyo Senior Associate
Satoru Sugaya is a Senior Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Sugaya was an Analyst at Nomura Securities. Mr. Sugaya received a BA and an MA from the University of Tokyo.

Sean Woun - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Seoul Vice President
Sean Woun is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Woun was an Associate at Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Mr. Woun received a BS from Duke University.

Seungmoo Kang - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
Seungmoo Kang is a Vice President based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Kang was a Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group in Seoul. Mr. Kang received a BA from Seoul National University, where he graduated summa cum laude, and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Shelby Yu

Job Titles:
  • Director
  • Shanghai Director
Shelby Yu is a Director based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Yu was an Associate in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Prior to Morgan Stanley, she worked as a Consultant with Oliver Wyman in New York. Ms. Yu received a BA from Harvard College and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Shilin Dong

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Shanghai Associate
Shilin Dong is an Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Dong was an Analyst at C-Bridge Capital Group. Prior to C-Bridge Capital Group, he was with HOPU Investment. Mr. Dong received a BS and an MA from Tsinghua University.

Shin Yong Hwang

Job Titles:
  • Head of External Relations
  • Seoul Head of External Relations
Shin Yong Hwang is Head of External Relations for Korea based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Hwang was a senior external relations executive at Taekwang Group and SK Group. Prior to moving to private sector, he worked as senior assistant to three members of the Korean National Assembly, and also as a senior assistant in the political affairs division in the Office of the President. Mr. Hwang received a BA and an MA from Korea University.

Shinichi Mochida

Job Titles:
  • Operating Partner
  • Tokyo Operating Partner
Shinichi Mochida is an Operating Partner based in Tokyo. Before joining MBK Partners, Mr. Mochida was a Director at Alix Partners. Prior to that, he worked for Shiseido, Culture Convenience Club, Koei, A.T. Kearney and Procter & Gamble. Mr. Mochida received a BA from Waseda University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

Shinpei Fukushima - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Tokyo Vice President
Shinpei Fukushima is a Vice President based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Fukushima was as a Consultant at Bain & Company in Tokyo. Mr. Fukushima received a BA from Keio University.

Shunichiro Fujino

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Tokyo Senior Associate
Shunichiro Fujino is a Senior Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Fujiro was a Director and Founding member at Lone Alpha Capital Management. Prior to Lone Alpha Capital Management, he worked as an Associate at Nomura Securities. Mr. Fujino received a BA from Keio University and an MBA from London Business School.

Soo-Lyn Jung

Job Titles:
  • Finance Manager
  • Seoul Finance Manager
Soo-Lyn Jung is a Finance Manager based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Jung worked as a Certified Public Accountant at Samil PwC. Ms. Jung received a BA from Seoul National University.

Stephen Le

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Hong Kong Partner
Stephen Le is a Partner based in Hong Kong. Prior to MBK Partners, he was a Managing Director and Co-head of the Asia Pacific Credit Division for Deutsche Bank. He was also a member of the Global Credit Executive Committee for Deutsche Bank. Before Deutsche Bank, he worked at Goldman Sachs & Co. Mr. Le received a First Class Honor from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Tae Hyun Park

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Seoul Partner
Tae Hyun Park is a Partner based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Park was an M&A Partner at Kim & Chang in Seoul, and prior to that he was an Associate at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York. Mr. Park holds an LL.B. from Seoul National University and an LL.M. from Georgetown University. He is a member of the Korean Bar Association and the American Bar Association. Mr. Park currently serves on the boards of directors of Homeplus, Korea Center, MH&Co. and Golfzon County.

Takahito Osako

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Tokyo Senior Associate
Takahito Osako is a Senior Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Osako was a Project Leader at The Boston Consulting Group. Prior to that, Mr. Osako worked at Japan Post Holdings. Mr. Osako received an LL.B. from The University of Tokyo and an MA from University of California San Diego.

Tamon Nonaka - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Tokyo Managing Director
Tamon Nonaka, based in Tokyo, is a Managing Director and Head of Japan for Special Situations. Prior to MBK Partners, Mr. Nonaka was a Principal at Advantage Partners in Tokyo. Prior to that, he was a Vice President at Elliott Advisors, an Associate at Goldman Sachs and worked as a Certified Public Accountant at KPMG Tokyo. Mr. Nonaka received a BS from the University of Tokyo.

Tetsuya Kaneko - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Tokyo Managing Director
Tetsuya Kaneko is a Managing Director based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Kaneko was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs Japan. Mr. Kaneko received a BA from Keio University. Mr. Kaneko currently serves on the board of directors of Tasaki, Kuroda Electric and Godiva Japan.

Tianyi Yang

Job Titles:
  • Senior Associate
  • Shanghai Senior Associate
Tianyi Yang is a Senior Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Yang was an Analyst at Deutsche Bank in Hong Kong. Mr. Yang received a BA from the University of Hong Kong and an MS from Columbia University.

Yane Gangyup Kim

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Seoul Associate
Yane Gangyup Kim is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Kim was an Analyst at Morgan Stanley. Prior to Morgan Stanley, he worked as an Analyst at Credit Suisse. Mr. Kim received a BS from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

Yao Xiao - VP

Job Titles:
  • Vice President
  • Beijing Vice President
Yao Xiao is a Vice President based in Beijing. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Xiao was a Vice President at Warburg Pincus. Prior to Warburg Pincus, he worked as an Associate at Goldman Sachs PIA and as a Senior Associate at Temasek Holdings. Mr. Xiao received a BS, with a dual degree in english and thermal engineering, from Tsinghua University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Yee Jae Jung

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Seoul Associate
Yee Jae Jung is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Jung was a Consultant at Bain & Company. Ms. Jung received a BA from Yonsei University.

Yon Sog Choi - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Seoul Managing Director
Yon Sog Choi is a Managing Director based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Choi worked as an Associate at JPMorgan in New York. Mr. Choi received a BA from Seoul National University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Yoon Kyu Son

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Seoul Associate
Yoon Kyu Son is an Associate based in Seoul. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Son was an Associate at JP Morgan. Mr. Son received a BA from Yonsei University.

Yuki Horii

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Tokyo Associate
Yuki Horii is an Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Horii was an Associate at JPMorgan. Mr. Horii received a BA from Kyoto University.

Yuki Shiyama

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Tokyo Associate
Yuki Shiyama is an Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Shiyama was an Associate at Goldman Sachs. Mr. Shiyama received a BS and an MS from Keio University.

Yulong Li

Job Titles:
  • Associate
Yulong Li is an Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Li was an Associate at Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Mr. Li received a BS, with dual degrees in economics and mathematics, from Renmin University of China, and an MS in finance from MIT Sloan School of Management.

Yuma Ito

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Tokyo Associate
Yuma Ito is an Associate based in Tokyo. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Mr. Ito was an Associate at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley. Prior to Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley, he worked as a Senior Analyst at Citigroup Global Markets. Mr. Ito received a BA from Kyoto University.

Yutong Xie

Job Titles:
  • Associate
  • Shanghai Associate
Yutong Xie is an Associate based in Shanghai. Prior to joining MBK Partners, Ms. Xie was an Analyst at Morgan Stanley in Hong Kong. Ms. Xie received a BA from Shanghai University of Finance & Economics, and an MA from Fudan University.