Seasoned Professional Team. NHCP’s every team member brings over several decades of experience in Financial and Investment Banking
NHCP is indisputably committed to provide consistent, exceptional financial performance and best-in-class financial and investor service. The NHCP team includes members who speak five different Asian languages and consists of native Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Indonesian professionals.
Soo-Yun Kim is the founder and CEO of North Head Capital Partners, based in the head office in Hong Kong. Soo-Yun has more than 20 years of experience in project finance, equipment finance, and investment banking.
Prior to joining North Head, Soo Yun was a Senior Managing Director at Leading Investment and Securities based in Hong Kong and Executive Managing Director of W Bank based in Seoul. Soo Yun was also a Managing Director at GE Capital Korea overseeing entire corporate finance group for 7 years. He started his career at Korea Development Bank Capital in Seoul and helped to set up multiple Joint Venture finance companies in emerging markets, including Nepal, Vietnam and Thailand in the mid 1990s and also worked as a Vice President for MILC in Thailand.
His academic qualifications include an MBA from the Helsinki School of Economics with distinction and a B.A. in Japanese literature from Korea University. He also studied at Tsinghua Univeristy in Beijing and Kyorin University in Tokyo.
Ryuichiro Abe is a Partner responsible for NHCP’s business in Japan.
Ryuichiro Abe most recently founded and managed RA Capital Advisory LLC (“RACA”), an independent financial advisory firm specializing in cross border M&A and restructuring financing based in Tokyo, Japan. Prior to founding RACA, he ran the structured lending and leveraged/asset finance business at GE Capital Japan for 5 years as a Managing Director. Before joining GE Capital, Abe was a General Manager of the international business department at Aozora Bank (formerly known as Nippon Credit Bank). Abe worked for Nippon Credit Bank for 20 years in Tokyo, New York and Sydney.
Mr. Abe graduated from Keio University in 1987.
Managing Director, Japan
Hong Kong & Greater China
Mary Cheuk is a Managing Director at North Head Capital Partners responsible for NH’s business in Hong Kong and China.
Mary has over 30 years of experience in corporate financing and asset financing for transportation sector while working for many international financial companies. Mary has been Head of Sales- North Asia transportation finance of GE Capital Asia. She was previously Director of sales and marketing for Dell Asia and before that she held various sales and management position at international companies including IBM, General Electric, Transamerica and Dow Chemical.
Mary holds a BA (Hons) degree from La Trobe University (Melbourne) majoring in Philosophy.