Sungyong Chae is a compliance officer at Corstone Asia. He is responsible for ensuring Corstone Asia complies with its regulatory requirements and internal policies.
Prior to Corstone Asia, Mr. Chae worked at a couple of leading law firms including Bae, Kim & Lee LLC, Dongin Law Group, etc., representing a variety of corporations and multinational companies in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions as well as handling bankruptcy and corporate restructuring matters, and shareholder disputes. On the business side, he also has plenty of experiences in finance and investment by leading his own investment team at an asset management company where he formed both domestic and international funds and led a variety of transactions including buy-outs, pre-IPO financing and venture capital deals. Through his experience as both investor and attorney, Mr. Chae is able to provide practical advice related to the legal and business issues faced by his fund clients.
Mr. Chae holds a LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center and bachelor’s degree in laws from Seoul National University.