DWS appoints BYUN Hyun-Soo as Representative Director and CEO of Korea

DWS Group announced today Byun Hyun-Soo is appointed Representative Director and CEO of DWS Asset Management (Korea) Company Limited (‘DWS Korea’) with effect from 1 February 2022.

Hyun-Soo joined DWS Korea in 2004 as a fixed income manager. He was subsequently promoted to the position of Head of Liquid Investment Korea/ Chief Investment Officer and assumed the role of Vice CEO of DWS Korea. Before joining DWS Korea, he was a fixed income manager at Schroders Korea and Chohung ITMC.

Hyun-Soo will continue to retain his role as Head of Liquid Investment Korea/ Chief Investment Officer.

For further information, please contact:

DWS Investments

Joanne Chew
Phone: +65 6423 7857
E-mail: joanne-a.chew@dws.com




About DWS Group

DWS Group (DWS) is one of the world's leading asset managers with EUR 928bn of assets under management (as of 31 December 2021). Building on more than 60 years of experience, it has a reputation for excellence in Germany, Europe, the Americas and Asia. DWS is recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.

We offer individuals and institutions access to our strong investment capabilities across all major asset classes and solutions aligned to growth trends. Our diverse expertise in Active, Passive and Alternatives asset management – as well as our deep environmental, social and governance focus – complement each other when creating targeted solutions for our clients. Our expertise and on-the-ground-knowledge of our economists, research analysts and investment professionals are brought together in one consistent global CIO View, which guides our investment approach strategically.

DWS wants to innovate and shape the future of investing: with approximately 3,500 employees in offices all over the world, we are local while being one global team. We are investors – entrusted to build the best foundation for our clients’ future.


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