GreensLedge Opens New Office in Korea

New York and Seoul, December 1, 2014

GreensLedge today announced the opening of its Seoul, Korea office to expand the firm’s activities in Asia. Je Ahn, Doo Whan Ko, Jaeyoon Rho and Timothy Shin have joined GreensLedge Korea Ltd. as founding members and Managing Directors. The team will be responsible for providing strategic, credit and alternative solutions to Korean corporate and financial institutional investors.

GreensLedge’s entry into Korea is an important milestone in the firm’s expansion in the Pacific Rim. With over 40 professionals across New York, London, Tokyo and Seoul locations, GreensLedge offers its global client base truly differentiated access to ideas, capital and partnerships worldwide.

Brian Zeitlin, Managing Partner of GreensLedge in New York, said, “As the world’s 12th largest economy and the 4th largest economy in Asia, we believe local interest in professionally managed, global credit and alternative products will increase over time. We are honored to have assembled such an accomplished team and believe our ‘client-first’ culture will resonate well in the Korean markets.”

Commenting on the strength of the team, Lesley Goldwasser, Managing Partner of GreensLedge in New York, said, “Our team brings extensive expertise in the Korean market and will dramatically increase our capacity to build on our early success assisting clients in Asia. Their broad understanding of the global alternatives markets and their extensive relationships with institutional investors will continue our tradition of providing the highest quality advice and service to our clients."

GreensLedge Korea’s office is located at:
27F, West Center, Center 1 Building
26 Euljiro 5-gil, Jung-gu
Seoul 100-210, Republic of Korea

Media Contact:
Jim Kane, Managing Partner
GreensLedge New York