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Short Bio - Jeongho Ernst's Profile

Executive 64606

Jeongho Ernst's Profile

iCEO #64606

Position: CFO/Chief Financial Officer

Nationality: South Korea


Over 25 years of experience as private equity investor and capital markets - SME,IT, Energy Strong experience in Turn-around company investment, M&A Representative Director of Korea for 2 global private equity firms Financial regulator, Director General, Financial Services Commission Professor - Corporate Finance, Global Business Management

Major Achievements

Acquired Korea's 7th largest Insurance company, $1.2 billion , increased revenue 30%, 2000 employees Invested $5billioin in Petrochemical Plant, 15% ROE, p.a. , Korea Acquired Turn-around SMEs and generated net IRR 20%, p.a. average

Industry Sector Competencies

Financial Services
Private Equity
Public Sector

Professional Objectives

Function: CEO / Representative Director / Executive Board Member for SMEs, Blockchain companies, global financial firms expanding business to Asia, Korea
Sector: Financial, Blockchain, Energy
Interim Manager: No
Permanent Position: Yes
Operational: Yes
Availability: Full time
Prefered Locations: Hong Kong, China, Korea, Eastern Europe

Additional Professional Interests

Operational coaching on demand
Non executive director assignments

Countries Covered

South Korea

Area of Experiences

Accounting (Consolidation, IFRS Norm)
Financial control (Plan MT - Business plan, Cost price, Return of investment, Negotiation of acquisition, Valuation)
Treasury (France, International, Financing)
Capital operations ( IPO, Capital increase, Financial Communication)
Other areas (Strategy, Company Rescue (Crisis Management), Risk Management, Internal Audit)


South Korea

Home Country

South Korea


Full time


London School of Economics & Political Science, New York University, Haute Etude Commerciale Paris - Joint MBA


Chinese, English, French, Korean

Management Experience

More than 15 years

Company Size


Founder or Co-Founder


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