HyunChan Cho

Head of Infrastructure and Head of Korea

Mr. Cho joined Gaw Capital in 2024 and brings extensive expertise to his role as Head of Infrastructure and Head of Korea. With a proven track record and a deep understanding of the Asian market, Mr. Cho plays a pivotal role in driving the firm’s infrastructure investment strategies and leading its operations in Korea.

Before joining Gaw Capital, Mr. Cho served as the Partner and Head for Infrastructure Investment at IMM Investment (IMM) and CEO of IMM Asset Management Company in Hong Kong. During his tenure, he successfully led IMM’s infrastructure business to become one of the leading infrastructure investment platforms in Korea.

Prior to that, Mr. Cho held key leadership roles at the International Finance Corporation (IFC). In these roles, he spearheaded infrastructure and natural resources investments in the Asia Pacific region, managing a substantial portfolio and driving the development and implementation of investment strategies.

Mr. Cho received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Yonsei University, a master’s degree in Construction Engineering and Management from Stanford University, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering from the University of Tokyo.