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Sung Yong Choi


The Carlyle Group (Seoul, South Korea)


Mr. Sung Yong Choi is a Director at The Carlyle Group. He is responsible for investor relations. Mr. Choi is based at the firm’s office in Seoul. Previously, he was a Vice President at Carlyle Asia Real Estate Partners, L.P. and Carlyle Asia Real Estate Partners II, L.P. Prior to joining the firm, he was a Manager in the real estate advisory group at Samjung KPMG in Korea. Prior to KPMG, Mr. Choi spent more than five years at several real estate related divisions at Samsung Group where he conducted various engagements for real estate investment opportunities.


Mr. Choi holds a Spanish degree from Hankook University of Foreign Studies and a M.P.S. degree in Real Estate from Cornell University.