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The Taekwondo Cooperative is led by an international team of Taekwondo masters, athletes and former athletes who are also professionals in different industries, as well as senior advisors in technologies.

Here is a list and brief description of the various member roles

  • Baord member: 2-3 people to set riders up for the race.
  • Staging: organizing the riders so they are ready to get on the gate when it is time for their moto to race.
  • Finish Line: recording the riders in order as they cross the finish line
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    team members

    meet the team

    Jun Chul Whang

    Jun Chul Whang

    Managing director & Founder

    - Litigation attorney in Product Liability/Scientific Medical issues
    - Korean Amrerican Community Foundation(director/Founding Member, 2002-2013)
    - Georgetown University, LLM, International & Comparative Law
    - Cornell University, J.D. and Dartmouth College, B.A.

    Sungmok Rye

    Sungmok Rye

    Managing director & Founder

    - President/ CEO of Hwasung E&C, CO. Ltd., a 1st tier contractor to Samsung Electronics
    - Head of Alternative Investments, Standard Chartered Bank(Korea) Principal Transactions Group, Lehman Brothers(Asis)
    - Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate, Cornell University
    - B.A. in Business Administration, Korea University

    Peter K. Hwang

    Peter K. Hwang

    Managing director & Founder

    - Korea Representative, Bellevue Asset Management AG
    - VP Asian Equities, Kim Eng Securities New York
    - Strategic Planning, International Business Development, Shinhan Investment Corp.
    - B.A. in Sociology, Korea University(Vice Captain of Korea University Taekwondo Club)

    Chankyu Park

    Chankyu Park

    Managing director & Founder

    - President/CEO of RMC, Co.Ltd., a medical device distributor
    - Founder/SVP of hutem, Co.Ltd., acquired by Hugel, a publicly-listed healthcare company in Korea
    - Boston Scientific(Korea), Janssen(Korea), A J&J company

    Jung-il Ahn

    Jung-il Ahn

    Managing director & the Chair of Technical Committee

    - Owner/master, the KU Young Tiger Taekwondo School
    - Awards received from numerous national championships as a professional athlete
    - B.A. in Physical Education, Korea University

    Sung Jae Yu

    Sung Jae Yu

    Chief Operating Officer

    - CFO/COO, OSR Holdings Ltd, a healthcare investment holding company based in Seoul, Korea
    - Strategic Planning, Korea Financial Industry Association(KOFIA), a self-regulatory organization Assignment with Financial Supervisory Service(FSS)
    - B.A. in Public Administartion, Korea University

    Yeiseok Kim

    Yeiseok Kim

    Product Manager

    - Analyst, OSR Holdings Ltd.
    - M.D., Chonbuk National University School of Medicine
    - B.S. in Envirionmental Science, Seoul national University

    Sangjin Hong

    Sangjin Hong

    Senior Technology & Crypto-economoy Adivsior

    - Co-founder & CEO, Chain Cabinet(a blockchain startup platform and investor based in Korea and Singapor)
    - Advisor to multiple startups such as Somesing, PlannerScape, Kstar Live, Verasity etc.
    - Country General Manager, Gerson Lehrman Group(GLG)
    - Product Manager, Microsoft
    - BS Computer Science/Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon Univeristy

    Dan Webb

    Dan Webb

    Senior Technology Advisor

    - A software pioneer, co-founder & chairman of Open systems Inc.(1975)
    - Post acquisition of Open System in 1983, a founder of Open system Apps LLC
    - Consultant to Microsoft, Boeing, Chase Bank, 3M etc.

    Tom Shin

    Tom Shin

    Crypto-economy Advisior

    - Vice president, Meritz Asset Management(Seoul)
    - Vice president, Maybank Kim eng(New york)
    - B.A. Johns Hopkins University

    Bill Pottle

    Bill Pottle

    Co-founder & the Full Stack Engineer

    - Taekwondo faculty member, MSU Denver and 15 year dojang owner
    - Founder of blockchain gaming company
    - B.S. and M. Eng from Cornell University