With his academic and professional background in computer science, Seunghwan focuses on software sector across many verticals including AI, natural language technologies, data analytics, and enterprise software.
Seunghwan has started his career at Samsung Electronics as a software engineer developing Samsung’s own mobile platform including SHP(Samsung Handset Platform), bada and Tizen.
He also served as a product manager for Bixby, an intelligent voice assistant service, developing multiple features and services in Bixby and its product strategy and service roadmap.
Seunghwan holds a Master’s degree in Entertainment Technology from Carnegie Mellon University, jointly conferred by Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science and College of Fine Arts
Seoho is a senior investment manager at Samsung Venture Investment, based in Seoul, Korea.
Prior to joining SVIC (2020), Seoho was a staff engineer at Samsung Electronics (Home Appliances) where his scope of work included next generation system R&D, open innovation, and new life appliances development.
In his R&D role, Seoho grew particular interests and actively pursued cutting edge advancements in: indoor localization and autonomous navigation of mobile devices , spectral characterization of objects, non-wearable & seamless vital signal sensing, and energy harvesting for battery-less operation of IoT devices.
Seoho received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Cornell University (2016) for his leading research efforts in the fields of biosensors, point-of-care nutrition/disease diagnostics, and mobile healthcare systems. He received his B.Sc. in mechanical engineering from the University of Toronto (2011).