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Profile and Biography

Lee Kyu-hong

Lee Kyu-hong Chief Investment Officer

Lee Kyuhong started his financial career by taking both sell-side and buy-side analyst roles. Lee has held multiple CIO roles at numerous asset management firms, during which he has accumulated broad experience in traditional investment sector such as stocks, bonds, quant trading (e.g. smart beta), multi-asset investing, as well as alternative sector including real estate, infrastructure, PE and VC. He has held his first CEO role in 2018 at a real estate asset management firm and took his current role as the CIO at Teachers’ Pension in October 2019. Lee is currently responsible for long-term investment of 20 trillion won in 6 different asset classes.

Education

Education
School Major Class
New York University MBA
Yonsei University BA in Business Administration

Experience

Experience
Organization Final title Period
Teachers' Pension CIO 2019 - Present
Ascendas Asset Management CEO 2018 - 2018
NH-Amundi Asset Management CIO 2013 - 2018
Eastspring Investments Korea CIO 2004 - 2013
DB Asset Management Head of Research 2002 - 2004
SG Securities Analyst 2001 - 2002
CLSA Analyst 1999 - 2001
Samsung Asset Management Analyst 1996 - 1999
Sunkyong Ltd. Marketing Associate 1991 - 1993

Major Investments

Investment experiences at NPS
Project name Asset class Region Closing date
Times Square Office Building Real Estate Seoul, Korea 2016
Parc 1 Tower Development Equity (Subordinated) Seoul, Korea 2016
Yuanta Securities Building Real Estate Seoul, Korea 2017
Sinansan Rail Line Development Equity (Senior & Subordinated) Seoul, Korea 2019