Seohong holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Hongik University and holds the CFA charter. He started his career in banking industry as a FX specialist in International Banking Department at Suhyup Bank, performing tasks related with foreign exchange, trade finance, and project financing. Afterwards, Seohong moved to life insurance industry as a separate account investment manager and during his tenure with New York Life and ACE Life, he developed investment schemes for funds of variable life insurance products and acted as a fund of funds manager. Before joining London Business School, he worked at Towers Watson as a senior investment analyst, providing investment consulting services to various financial institutions while covering manager research in Korea. Seohong decided to join the Masters in Finance programme at London Business School because of its unique specialized focus on growing finance professionals. Outside of work, Seohong enjoys travelling and visiting art museums.