Haymarket Financial Media11th Annual Korean Institutional Investment Forum | 20 June 2017, Seoul

2017 SPEAKERS PROFILE

 
  • Woncheol Suh

  • Head of Alternative Investment
  • Government Employees Pension Service
Woncheol Suh
Head of Alternative Investment
Government Employees Pension Service
Woncheol Suh heads both domestic and overseas alternative investment at Government Employees Pension Service (GEPS) of Korea. His investment responsibility encompasses direct/indirect private equity, real estate, infrastructure, private credit and hedge funds at GEPS. He oversees management of overall investment program and while developing portfolio investment plans for each major alternative investment arena. He is also responsible for initiating and managing manager selection process.

Prior to joining GEPS in 2013, Mr. Suh was with KDB Daewoo Securities and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he respectively headed the firm’s private equity investment operation and alternative investment advisory business within Investment Banking Division. 

He also spent over 4 years at National Pension Service (NPS) of Korea where he founded the organization’s first-ever global alternative investment program. Prior to NPS, He was with CDP Capital with responsibility for direct private equity investment in the Asia-pacific region. Mr. Suh started his career at Samsung Life Insurance overseas investment team and was a founding member of strategic investment part, the firm’s dedicated on/off shore alternative investment function. 

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