Thomas Jueng is an Investment Director of Samsung Ventures America. He joined Samsung Ventures in 2012 and focuses on investments in mobile platform, AI, IoT, digital media & content, enterprise solution, and recently expanding his coverage to FinTech and InsurTech.
Prior to joining Samsung Ventures, Thomas worked in Benex investment, a private equity in Korea. He managed deal structure of $400M multiplex transaction. Before Benex investment, he worked at SK Telecom in global strategy planning team and investment team. Thomas was involved in numerous deals in the US, China, Vietnam, and Korea mainly focusing on mobile and internet.
Before SK Telecom, Thomas worked at a RF repeater system company, MTI Co., Ltd. as a RF, S/W engineer.
Thomas also co-founded two start-ups, a social network service website, win520.com in Beijing, China, and an outdoor digital signage company, Intercity Networks in Korea and he was an early (100th) employee of Chinese mobile device company, Xiaomi.
Thomas earned his M.B.A. at the Wharton School and received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University.