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Jeongsoo Choi

Partner, Seoul

Jeongsoo Choi is a partner in Bain & Company's Seoul office. He leads Bain's Chemicals practice in Korea and is an active contributor to Bain's global Industrial Goods & Services, Mergers & Acquisitions and Performance Improvement practices.  

Since joining Bain in 2007, Jeongsoo has served clients in various industries with a strong focus in the chemicals, downstream oil & gas, advanced materials and bio-related industries. He holds expertise in a wide range of corporate strategies, such as full potential growth strategy and new business/country expansion strategy, as well as performance improvement topics, such as cost savings, R&D innovation and process redesign. He also has extensive domestic and cross-border M&A experience, including M&A strategy, due diligence, blueprinting and post-acquisition integration.  

Before joining Bain, he worked for the Institute for Soldier Nanotechnology at MIT as a research engineer, IBM Almaden Research Center and Stanford University as a post-doctoral researcher. 

He earned his BS, MS and PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from Seoul National University.