Location: San Francisco, CA
Member Since: 2020
Dr. Songyee Yoon is an accomplished entrepreneur, innovator, and investor, who is well-versed in both technology and business. She currently provides her visionary leadership as Chief Strategy Officer and president of NCSOFT. As a chairperson of the NCSOFT Culture Foundation, Songyee actively engages in diverse philanthropic initiatives, including sponsoring Special Olympics participants, collaborating with UN Food Programs, and helping refugees through UNHCR. Songyee has served on the Presidential Advisory Council for Science and Technology for South Korea’s 16th president, Roh Moo-hyun, and the 15th president, Kim Dae-Jung. She taught Media and Entertainment Business Strategy as an adjunct professor at Yonsei University in Seoul, and currently is a chairperson of the Asia Business Leaders Council of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, an advisory board member for the RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy and a trustee of the MIT Corporation.