Dr. Seong C. Gweon is currently the president and CEO of the Financial News, a local economic daily. In 2005-2008 he was the chief executive officer of The Korea Venture Investment Corp., a government-sponsored fund of funds management firm. He was also on the Board of the Governors of The Korea Investment Corporation.
Between 2000-2005, Dr. Gweon seved as CEO of the Korea Investment Management Company, at the time the largest asset management company. He was also vice chairman of the Asset Management Association of Korea and a member of Kosdaq Listing Committee.
In 1999, he was named executive vice president of Hyundai Securities in charge of institutional marketing as well as supervising research. Dr. Gweon was a managing director of Coryo Securities’ international business (1991 – 1994) and portfolio manager for Merrill Lynch in the U.S. (1991).