- Gary Koh President & CEO
Since 1987, he has placed many Korean executives in the areas of Life Science, and high-tech industries. He is deeply involved with cross-boarder searches for multinational companies by working closely with global partners in America and Europe. He also has a good track record with Korean government owned banks and utility services corporations by successfully placing C-level executives.
He has a wide network with the Korean business community and initiated the establishment of “The Korea Executive Search Consultants Association,”serving as its President in 2001. He was one of the founding members by acting as the Vice President of the “21st Century Executive Forum,” one of the largest CEO social network groups in Korea.
Gary has been selected as one of the top 200 global recruiters by the Economist Intelligence Unit and is involved with other `talent management` lectures and seminars within the Korean business community. He is often cited as an industry expert in various local media outlets and has contributed invaluable articles on talent acquisition and management.
Gary graduated with a B.A. degree in English Language and Literature and minored in Political Science from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul. He went on to attend the Graduate School of International Trade of the same university where he received his MBA degree. He is also a government registered management consultant in the field of personnel and organization management.
Gary is an avid golfer and also enjoys mountain climbing and cycling.
- Paul Lee Partner
Over the past 20 years, Paul Lee has provided executive search services to multinational and domestic companies in Korea.
Yang is Executive search consultant, Top Business Consultants, Services Inc.,
based in Seoul. He is member of the Automotive, Clean Technology, and Industrials, Information Technology
Prior to joining Top Business Consultants, Services Inc., Steve was Senior Executive Director, HR Team manager & Marketing Team manager of Major petrochemical company & trading company in Korea.
Steve's strength lies in his nearly 29 years of Industries of Petrochemical & IT, function of HR, Knowledge management, marketing & consulting experiences.
He has Strategy based Organization mind & ability to acquire global talents through direct experience of human relation team managing & deep understanding of Industries such as Automotive parts, petrochemical, IT, Construction,
As Asia growing a global manufacturing supply hub, Steve's trading experience of petrochemical manufacturing company & trading company , to be sure, appliable to acquire core global talents. Born in Korea and educated in Korea, he holds Bachelor's degree from Law College of CHUNGANG University in Seoul Korea, 1984 & educated MBA Course in SOGANG University graduate school of Business in Seoul Korea 1990
Jongwon Choi is the Executive Vice President of Top Business Consulting Inc., a premier executive search firm that is proud of success and a solid reputation for strategic business portion. Prior to joining Top Business Consulting, Jongwon served as Vice President at Samsung Electronics Company, one of the global companies, where he led human resources management of legal department.
Throughout her search career at Top Business Consulting, Jongwon has been recognized for bring unique value to every search initiative and for passionately delivering on his promises. He is respected for her comprehensive understanding of the strategies, operations, marketing and management of general companies in Korea. He has successfully conducted senior level assignments including HR Director, Executive level and legal counsel even he worked shortly for search firm .
His views on important talent market trends are widely recognized not only by clients but also by the electronics companies as well as various industries
- Adrian Song Client Partner
Adrian Song is a highly accomplished and well recognized executive consultant in the consumer and retail sectors serving multinational and domestic companies in Korea. Adrian’s career started in the retail industry where he spent 13 years before joining the Executive Search Firm. From the beginning of his career, after graduating with a Bachelor Degree in Hotel Business Management from the University of Birmingham and receiving another diploma from Les Roches (A Swiss Hotel Association School), he has worked for foreign companies and now foreign clients.
He has a successful track record in placing senior management and C-level positions in the FMCG industry. In particular he has had many successful cases filling finance positions like Internal Audit manager, FP&A managers, Sox, Tax advisors as well as lawyers.
Through his projects, he accumulated many qualified candidates and extended his network. His peers have complimented him for his excellent interpersonal communication skills.
- Nancy Kim Client Partner
Nancy Kim graduated from Chung-Ang University and majored in English Language & Literature. After graduation she built up solid experience at Hyundai Department Store. She worked there in Customer Relations, Key Account Management and served as an Internal Development Instructor. She served the company for over 15 years.
As a Executive Search Partner she has specialized in the Pharmaceutical, Consumer Goods and Hospitality Industry. Her deep knowledge and experience in these industries have helped her to successfully place many candidates for C-level positions.
She also uses her knowledge to help her clients getting better insight in the recruitment process. Besides helping her clients, she also is a well-acknowledged leader and team player.
To be up-to-date with the latest in the Human Resources Industries and to further extend her know-how, she regularly attends HR community meetings.