Team

Team

Korea:

M-Venture Investment Inc:

  • Andrew S.H. Hong
    Andrew S.H. Hong
    Andrew S.H. Hong
    Andrew S.H. Hong
    Vice Cherman & CEO

    Graduated BS from Yonsei University, Majoring in Business Administration. Graduated MS from Seoul National University, Majoring in Business Administration. Worked for Korea Technology Investment Co. as fund manager and senior analyst, including responsibility for Medison investment. Medison was an ultra-sonic device company, and one of the most successful VC investment stories. Founded and managed M-Venture Investment Inc., which has more than USD 250M AUM(Asset Under Management). M-Venture is one of the leading venture capital companies in Korea. Led the joint-venture fund, APVI, with the largest Taiwanese security group, Yuanta group.

    CLASS A: Managing Director
    CLASS B: Investment Committee  Member

  • Kevin Hong
    Kevin Hong
    Kevin Hong
    Kevin Hong

    Graduated BS in Electronics from Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea.
    Worked for LG group as a manager in a variety of fields (such as Telecom and Restructuring).
    Was in charge of business planning in IMT-2000 and restructuring in M&A, and Telecommunication industry).
    Put over 10 deals through in IT and Manufacturing industry (e.g. parts of ship-building and automobile) in M-Venture Investment. Now working for M-Venture Investment as CEO.

    CLASS B: Investment Committee Member

  • Byung-Gun Park
    Byung-Gun Park
    Byung-Gun Park
    Byung-Gun Park
    Managing Director

    Graduated BS/MS/PhD from Seoul National University, Majoring in Electrical Engineering Graduated MBA from Wharton School of Univ. Penn. Advised Samsung Techwin (a Sister Company of Samsung Electronics), as a main consultant, to evaluate the target core US patent for healthcare device field, and as a result, Samsung Techwin purchased, starting business based on that patent. Advised leading Korean healthcare venture companies, Osstem Implant(Dental Implantation Material Producer), Macrogen(Genomics), Vatech(Dental X-ray), and Univera(Nutritional Product), for growth strategy, with Medison(Acquired by Samsung Electronics) founder Dr. Min-Hwa Lee and Professor Jang-Woo Lee Co-Led the MaC fund Class B(Health care fund), with Mr. Andrew Hong. (M-Venture Chairman) Worked for Samsung Electronics as a senior engineer, leading a multi-national team to develop advanced mobile solution software. Conducted consulting projects for global companies, including a Korean Chaebol, SK group, as a Booz Allen Hamilton consultant.

    CLASS A: Managing Director
    CLASS B: Investment Committee Member

  • Dong-Kun Cho
    Dong-Kun Cho
    Dong-Kun Cho
    Dong-Kun Cho

    Graduated BS from Soongsil University, Majoring in Electrical Engineering Graduated MBA from KAIST(Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) Experienced whole process for new business’ execution in convergence field based on IT & Bio (e.g. U-healthcare, telemedicine, Sensor, medical device) and co-work with Bit computer which is a leading player in this field. Has broad experience in investments analysis. Has extensive knowledge Bio & Health industry. Handled over 10 deals related with Medical device, bio food and healthcare services. Worked for Korea Telecom and developed and commercialized IPTV service.

    CLASS B: Senior Associate

  • Suyong Park
    Suyong Park
    Suyong Park
    Suyong Park

    Graduated Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) as Bachelor Degree, Majoring in Industrial Engineering and Minoring in Biological Sciences Management Engineering Completed Venture Capitalist coursework of Korea Advanced Venture Capitalist Academy KAVA of KVIC) Has consulting experiences of bio/life science/medical device companies like SK Life Science and Madison. Former consultant in Towers Watson Korea. Established and managed 3D Game Development Company (Caiz Studios Co., Ltd.). Managed Caiz Studios Co., Ltd.’s M&A with JoyOn Entertainment (Gamania Korea) and also worked Joyon Entertainment as R&D Dept. manager and Console Game Dept. manager after deal closing.

    CLASS B: Junior Associate

 

Israel:

C.Partners: CLASS A

  • Doron Debbie
    Doron Debbie
    Doron Debbie
    Doron Debbie
    Managing Director of C.Partners

    Doron Debbie,  Managing Director & partner in MAC VC , CEO of “Consensus Business Group in Israel ” (A leading UK investment Group) and is managing their local portfolio investments which includes Technological Incubators, Venture Capitals and direct investments in IP based companies .
    In his previous position he established and managed the Israeli subsidiary of Boston Scientific

    Doron has also 20 years of experience in the Health Care Market , Representing Multinational Health Care Companies with proven track record of successes.

    Currently he Owns Sigma- HC , a Medical distribution company.

    Doron holds Industrial engineer (B.Sc) and MBA Tel-Aviv University and International Business Management Courses at INSEAD France.

    CLASS B: Investment Committee Member

 

Agate Medical Investments: CLASS B

  • Adv. Ami H. Orkaby
    Adv. Ami H. Orkaby
    Adv. Ami H. Orkaby
    Adv. Ami H. Orkaby
    Founder & Partner

    Chairman and Co-founder

    Ami is of counsel to Meitar Liquornik Geva & Leshem Tal, one of Israel’s largest and leading International law firms with worldwide affiliates. Ami specializes in international corporate law with emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, private equity financings, venture capital and technology transactions. Ami is a former Senior Adviser at the Prime Minister’s Office advising the highest level of Israeli government on issues ranging from legal to social and economic affairs. Ami acts as the sole legal adviser of government of the Republic of South Korea in Israel and its Honorary Consul General to Jerusalem.

    CLASS A: Investment Committee Member

  • Michel Habib
    Michel Habib
    Michel Habib
    Michel Habib
    Managing General Partner

    Founder & CEO, Matar Capital Advisors. Director Business Development Elron Electronic Industries, part of the IDB group (NASDAQ ELRN). Led Medical Device investments (Nulens, Neurosonix, Brainsgate & Impliant). BOD of Elbit Vision Systems, Nulens, 3DV Systems, KIT, Elron Telesoft & others. Head of investment banking, Israel – ING Barings, the London-Amsterdam based investment arm of ING Group, VP Investment Banking at Cukierman & Co. Israel’s Economic Consul to New England, Boston, & Commercial Attache to Seoul, South Korea. BSc Aeronautical Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Member of the Technion Alumni ‘100 Club’.

  • Ariel Moses
    Ariel Moses
    Ariel Moses
    Ariel Moses
    Managing Partner

    B.A. In Economics from theHebrewUniversityInJerusalem. Former founder and CEO of S.R.I. Finance Start up company in the field of Financial IT & services. Led establishment, development and marketing. Specialized in Corporate Finance as VP Marketing & Analysis of Clal Financing & Factoring, a subsidiary of Clal Insurance LTD. Initiated and founded a leasing company within Clal Financing. Formerly deputy manager of the analyst & economic research department of Mercantile Discount Bank. Financial director and a member of the managing board of a construction & Development project. Financial Consultant for companies mainly from the technology sector.