Thomas Cho is a Co-CEO/General Partner of investments for Corstone Asia. Mr. Cho is responsible for Corstone investment activities in Asia, including China and Korea.
Prior to joining Corstone, Mr. Cho was a Senior Manager for the Investment Banking Division of Mirae Asset Securities in Korea. During his tenure, Mr. Cho was responsible for establishing and managing private equity investment funds with USD 100 million under management and advising on mergers and acquisition transactions, including acquisition financing. He also led and was a team member on several principal investments with high performance.
Prior to joining Mirae Asset, Mr. Cho was a Senior Accountant with Deloitte, where he provided financial advisory services to Korean and Japanese companies investing in Korea. His considerable client engagement experience included advisory services for Mitsubishi Corporation, Nikon, LS Group, Heungkuk Life Insurance and Taekwang Group.
Mr. Cho holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Korea University and he had worked for Hana Finance in Hong Kong before he started his career.