Willy joined Stonebridge Capital in 2018. Prior to joining Stonebridge, he served as the Head of IBD at UBS Securities Korea, starting in 2010. He headed the entire spectrum of investment banking services, including cross-border M&A, acquisition financing, and equity capital market transactions.
Before his career at UBS, Mr. Hong worked as an Investment Director in Centaurus Capital in London and Hong Kong, where he was in charge of hedge fund investment in the Asia region. Willy also worked in Morgan Stanley Hong Kong from 2001 to 2007 where he covered M&A and corporate finance advisory for Asian corporate, including Korean clients.
Mr. Hong holds an M.B.A. from Harvard University, M.Phil. in Economics from Cambridge University, M.Phil. in Industrial Relations from Oxford University, and a B.A. in Business Administration from Seoul National University.