John Cho, executive director, is a country specialist for Korean equities within the Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific (EMAP) Equities team based in Hong Kong. He joined the Firm in 2007 and transferred to Hong Kong from Seoul to take up his current role in 2011. Prior to that, he worked as a Korea equity sale at Woori Investment & Securities for seven years. John obtained a M.Sc. in International Securities, Investment and Banking from the University of Reading in the U.K. and an M.A. in Business Economics from Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada.