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Younjei has over twenty years of strategy planning and new business development experience in the field of IT and the telecommunication industry, working as a strategist and consultant. As the leader of a year-long taskforce project to establish LG Technology Ventures, Younjei led the establishing of its legal structure, fund formation, organization structure, and investment approaches of LG Technology Ventures.
Prior to joining LG Technology Ventures, Younjei spent fifteen years at LG Uplus, a telecommunication affiliate of LG in Korea. As Vice President and General Manager of the strategy department, he led the team of fifty on market intelligence, competitive analysis, and strategy planning. Younjei was also engaged in introducing new LTE mobile services.
Previously, Younjei was a strategy consultant at Advance Business Link and Eon Group, local strategy consulting firms in Korea, for three years. He performed diverse strategy projects in the telecommunication, cosmetics, healthcare, and steel industry. Younjei began his career as an entrepreneur and co-founded InnoMarket, a start-up developing e-business software and providing consulting services. As the head of strategy and finance, he successfully raised capital from financial VCs and managed its overall operation for three years.
Younjei has an MBA from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
Younjei enjoys golf, movies, and good beer. While he lives in the Bay Area, what he misses most from Korea is his wife, daughter, and two lovely dogs.