• apM Coin
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  • Richard Seok is the CEO of apM Coin and also the CEO of apM S&S, a blockchain specialised company. apM S&S is an affiliate of apM Group, the largest wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun, focusing on IT service support and development for the sustainable growth of apM Group in the digital era. Richard Seok started apM Coin project to provide better customer service and enhance the brand value of apM Group in the global fashion wholesale market scene. Before founding apM S&S, Richard worked as a consultant at Deloitte Consulting and built his career in business strategy and operations while working in the Strategic Planning Team of Sangbo, a KOSDAQ listed company. Since then, Richard has been actively expanding his business in various fields such as distribution of oil& lubricants and entertainment industry as the founder and CEO of Lubicon, C.A. Energy, Korea Music Group. Richard received his B.A. degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 2015.

  • Junghyun Kim, the CMO of apM Coin, is the director of operations at apM Place, the largest women’s fashion wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun. For the last 20 years, Junghyun led the growth of Dongdaemun fashion wholesale market by running multiple stores in Dongdaemun clothing market. Especially, Junghyun devoted herself to make apM Place, apM, and apM Luxe the K fashion mecca in Dongdaemun and enhance the brand image of apM by actively making use of her expertise and insights when founding apM Place, the largest women’s fashion wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun.

  • Charlie Kim, the CTO of apM Coin, is a system developer and IT service planner with more than 23 years of experience. He has led numerous IT service development & planning projects let by various ministries in Korean government such as Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, Ministry of Science and ICT, Ministry of Interior and Safety, Ministry of Employment and Labor, and Ministry of Health and Welfare etc. In addition, he has provided consultancy on information system and undertaken system building projects for public institutions such as Information Security& Information Resource Operations consulting for Korea Land and Geospatial InformatiX Corporation, BPR/ISP Evaluation and Certification System for Korea Institute for Healthcare Accreditation, a Foundation under Ministry of Health and Welfare, and Early Childhood Education Integrated Information System ISP for Korea Education and Research Information Service etc. He also provided consultancy service on building and improving Uzbekistan Government’s Customs Administration System as the person in charge of ISP in supporting developing countries as Korea’s e-Government project. In addition, CTO Kim was in charge of system planning and development for a number of Korean cryptocurrency exchanges, and as the information security expert, he has led security infrastructure planning& design such as connecting AWS on the exchange. The cryptocurrency exchange he developed received excellent security rating from cryptocurrency exchange security check conducted by Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA). Charlie Kim graduated Korea Aerospace University in 1997 with a bachelor’s degree and he is the CEO of The SOFTCREAM, a FinTech start-up.

  • Bina Cho is a global marketing and contents marketing expert and the Vice President of Marketing Strategy at apM S&S, a blockchain specialised company. Bina served as event marketing and contents planning expert for the last 10 years and participated in organising over 30 international conferences such as Asian Leadership Conference 2012/2015-2018, India- Korea Business Summit 2016, Indonesia-Korea Business Summit 2017, Blockchain Partners Summit 2018 etc. Especially, she built her contents marketing capabilities and network with high-profile figures while being in charge of programme contents planning and speaker invitation and management. In late 2017, Bina started to have growing interest in the real use cases of blockchain technology and the social change the technology will bring while planning programme contents for international conferences. In August 2018, she joined blockchain platform FLETA and contributed to raising the awareness of the project in the global market by leading branding and marketing strategy team. Currently, Bina is directing apM coin project marketing team as the VP of marketing strategy at apM S&S. Bina Cho earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Sookmyung Women’s University in 2009 and went on to earn a Global MBA from Seoul National University in 2014.

  • Wen-Lee is a Co-Founder of Be Better, a company that helps people realize their self-improvement goals while creating positive social impact through the support of charitable organizations and causes. He is also a Director and Partner at Panta Neos, a private equity real estate firm focused primarily on unlocking the value of residential assets in Greece. Wen-Lee is the Managing Director for GPH, a real estate advisory and marketing firm servicing Asia-Pacific buyers of residential properties in key global markets, having represented projects over 1 billion USD in value. During this time, he was also responsible for raising capital for investment vehicles that financed approximately 4.5 billion USD in real estate in New York. Wen-Lee is a Venture Partner and Special Adviser to a private equity firm backed by families with listed entities that have a collective market cap over $100 billion USD. He is particularly well-versed in China outbound investment activity and has been interviewed by and contributed for the BBC World News along with publications like the Pinkwater Report. Along this vein, he has co-founded a cross-border investment advisory firm dubbed IXI, short for Investment Meets Impact. He has been a speaker at Asia's largest TEDx forum, a panelist for numerous cross border investment or immigration summits, and a curator of numerous conferences, forums, and panels that have targeted both industry professionals and scholars alike. Mr. Ying holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Entrepreneurship from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.

  • Sinhae Lee is Partner at GBIC — a crypto fund, and Block72 — a comprehensive blockchain consulting firm based in US, China, and Korea. Prior to joining GBIC, she has been deeply involved in the FinTech/blockchain industry in Silicon Valley. She led business development and operations at a payment start-up, Coin, which was acquired by FitBit in 2016 and later worked at NerdWallet, a FinTech start-up in San Francisco. She started her career as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. She brings her Silicon Valley and consulting experience to the blockchain/crypto industry. Sinhae holds an MBA from Stanford University and a B.A. in Business from Korea University. Also, she is currently teaching at Kookmin University in Seoul, South Korea as an adjunct professor

  • Unenburen is a young entrepreneur in the Blockchain Industry, travelling and meeting with international project leaders, to help them broaden their reach. He is the Chairman and founder of the Cryptocurrency exchange BitMonEx, an official partner exchange of Bittrex. He also serves as the CEO of three companies that operate in the fields of international trade, real estate and technology. He was named by the Forbes Mongolia on their ‘30 Under 30’ list of the most influential change-makers in the country. His goal is to become the leading blockchain and cryptocurrency service provider.