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Jihwan Choi

Senior Vice President Hanil Express Co., Ltd.

Biography

Jihwan Choi was born in Seoul Korea. He majored in economics at Seoul National University for his undergraduate study and received master’s degree in financial engineering at University of California in Berkeley. Passionate about money market and finance, he worked as a financial professional in the prestigious asset managing firms such as Barclays Global Investors and Blackrock for 7 years after completing his studies. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of CFA society of San Francisco and Seoul. Coming back to his home country in 2011 to join Hanil Express Co., Ltd., which is one of the major domestic transportation companies in Korea founded by his grandfather in 1953, he has been working as a Chief Strategy Officer in the company. Experiences in transportation industry inspired him to expand the domain of business and he founded BH Enterprise, a third party logistics company, by himself and has been working as a Chief Executive Officer for the company since its start. Besides work, he is enthusiastic about sports and classical music. Jihwan enjoys golfing and skiing a lot, and has been servicing as a member of junior board of directors for Sejong Soloists, which is a world-renowned string orchestra.