Board of Directors

Jerry Ilhyun Cho


Mr. Cho is the Managing Partner of ePlanet Ventures with a focus on fabless semiconductor chip design, electronic components and modules particularly in South Korea, China and Japan. In South Korea, he has led investments in Point-I, Siliconfile, Moreens, Korea Bone Bank, Silicon Mitus and GMEMS. In China, he has been involved in investments in Baidu, Focus Media, Longcheer, Spreadtrum and Kong Zhong. He also works for Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Cho served as Investment Manager at Samsung Electronics for 10 years. He holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering from Dongguk University.