Phil (Pil Ho) Cho

Managing Director & Korea Representative, Investment Strategist & Global Capital Raising

Phil Cho is a Managing Director & Korea Representative, Investment Strategist & Global Capital Raising, performing research and raising both debt and equity. Prior to joining Commerce Street, Mr. Cho served as a Managing Director focused on global energy infrastructure & global capital raising for Cushing Asset Management located in Dallas, Texas for four years.

Prior to joining Cushing Asset Management in 2013, Mr. Cho worked for five years as Head of Alternative Investment and Project Financing in Woori Bank and HMC (Hyundai Motor Company) Investment & Security Company. While at HMC, he led the commercial property redevelopment project for Noon Square in Seoul. He also worked for Samsung Corporation as Head of Project Financing & Investment for seventeen years including five and half years’ expatriate career in Samsung Hong Kong as Head of Investment & Treasury. He served as Alternative Investment Committee Member for Korea National Pension Service and Teachers’ Pension Service.

Mr. Phil Cho received a B.A. degree in business administration from Seoul National University, M.A. in international trade from State University of New York, M&A Executive Program from University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School and M.B.A. in Finance & Strategy from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Cho is a registered representative and has passed the FINRA Series 7 and 66 examinations.