TEAM

After extensive careers at top tier financial institutions (Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Mizuho, JP Morgan and Citi), three experienced investment banking professionals found opportunities in private markets on the back of regulatory and cost pressures. 

Jason Kim
Managing Partner & CEO
  • Over 25 years of relevant experiences in global financial industry, with international experience in bond, derivatives, structured investments, alternative investment management and investment banking

  • Spearheads Olympus Partners’ overall strategy and sales through network accumulated over 30 years of experience in international financial market, including 1996 financial crisis, 2002 Hong Kong SARS crisis and 2008 financial crisis

  • Formerly, Asia Head of Structured Finance at Mizuho Securities Asia Ltd in Hong Kong, with successful transactions involving aircraft equity, structure debt and infra investments.

  • Formerly, Executive Director at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong and Korea, managing Equity Derivatives Sales Team and Fixed Income & Derivative Sales and Asset Management Business Development division

  • Formerly, Director at Credit Suisse in Hong Kong and Korea

  • Graduated from Yonsei University (BA in Business Administration)

 
SJ Yoon, CFA
Managing Partner
  • Over 20 years of global financial services industry experiences in alternative investment management, investment banking and research

  • Formerly, Executive Director at KDB Daewoo Securities Hong Kong, managing the company’s PI focusing on overseas alternative investments, experiences covers US real estate, PEF, aircraft equity and infra investments

  • Formerly, a founding partner and Chief Executive Officer of Incap Investment Asia Limited (Hong Kong SFC License 1, 4 and 6), advised Korean institutional investors to invest in overseas AI investments and helped Korean corporates raise overseas capitals

  • Formerly, Rating Analyst at Fitch Ratings, Credit analyst and product specialist at Citigroup and Equity research analyst in Daewoo Securities

  • Graduated from Yonsei University (BA in Sociology), Georgetown University (MBA) and London School of Economics (MSc in Accounting and Finance)

 

 

Eugene Wong

Managing Partner
  • Over 20 years in investment banking and accounting, with international experience involving variety of asset classes and working on transactions and investments involving both liquid and illiquid asses

  • Formerly, Founding Director at SEA Capital Ltd, with responsibility for covering Asia ex-Australia and successfully closed transactions involving structured debt, aviation assets and UK real property

  • Formerly, Executive Director at Morgan Stanley’s Delta One Structured Products team within the global Institutional Equities Division based in Hong Kong

  • Formerly, Associate Director with Macquarie Bank’s Financial Products division within the Investment Banking Group in both Sydney and Hong Kong

  • Qualified as an Australian Chartered Accountant with PwC in Sydney, and currently retains that designation as well as being a Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia

  • Graduated from University of Sydney (BA in Economics with Honours and LLB in Law)

Arnoud Sprangers
Senior Managing Director, Head of Origination
  • Over 20 years of experience in capital markets and structured lending

  • Formerly, ABN AMRO’s Head of Distribution APAC, responsible for structuring and distributing primary and secondary assets

  • Formerly, ED in ABN AMRO’s FIG Coverage, responsible for NBFIs

  • Formerly, Head of Debt Solutions APAC, responsible for rebuilding ABN AMRO’s debt platform in Asia which includes syndicated loans, ALF, project & export finance, DCM and debt advisory

  • Formerly, Head of Structured Debt Markets Asia at RBS

  • Graduated from Erasmus University Rotterdam (Masters in International Economics)

 

 

Jaeouk Yoo

Senior Managing Director, Head of Distribution
  • Over 25 years of global financial services industry with international experience in Fixed Income and Equity Derivatives, structured investments, alternative investment management and investment banking

  • Formerly, MD Head of Global Market Sales Korea at Natixis Hong Kong, developing Natixis brand name in Korea from nil to significant franchise name and revenue for past 6 years, servicing institutional clients on FI and Equity Derivatives, Credit Structured Products and Alternative Assets  

  • Formerly, ED, Institutional Sales at JP Morgan Seoul at Equity Derivative Group 

  • Formerly, ED, head of Structured Credit Sales Korea at Bank of America Hong Kong

  • Formerly, VP, Institutional Sales at Citigroup Global Markets Korea

  • Graduated from Korea University (BA in Economics)

 

Paul Kim

Senior Managing Director, Head of OPAL Korea
  • Over 30 years of experience in equity sales and fund distribution with various global financial firms in Hong Kong, Seoul and New York

  • Formerly, head of Korea fund distribution at Value Partners in Hong Kong and managing director and head of Asian equity sales at Cantor Fitzgerald and Mizuho Securities Asia Hong Kong

  • Formerly, country representative and head of equities at CLSA Korea and head of North Asian Equity Sales at HG Asia USA in New York

  • Graduated from University of Washington with BA/MA in Macroeconomics and George Washington University with MBA in International Finance

Charles Jo
Head of Wealth Management
  • Over 30 years of experience in the global finance industry covering a range of financial products, including 15 years of experience in wealth management and 16 years in investment banking

  • Formerly, Managing Director at CA Indosuez Hong Kong covering global ultra high net worth individuals with AUMs over USD 300 million for 10 years and Senior Director at Deutsche Bank Private Bank Hong Kong for 5 years

  • Formerly worked as the head of the Korean desk in major Investment Banks such as Barclays HK, UBS HK and CA Indosuez handling sales and trading of FX derivatives, capital market products and structured products

  • Graduated from Sogang University (BA in Business & Marketing) and Southern Illinois University Carbondale (MBA)

Heather Kui
Associate
  • Formerly, Senior Associate at Finex Hong Kong Limited, responsible for originating private equity and private debt funds from Europe and Australia with fund size in the range of USD 500M-2B, and direct deal investments in the real estate/infrastructure sectors.

  • Formerly, Associate at KPMG, responsible for reviewing and auditing financial statements.

  • Syracuse University, Bachelor of Science, Accounting Major (2017)