Chris Yoon, CSO
17 years of work experience
Crevasse AI COO/Co-Founder
SK Planet | Technology Planning
IBM Korea | SCM, Purchase Operations/Consulting
SK Hynix | Technology Planning
Master’s degree in Technology Management ,New York University
Worked as a COO and Co-Founder at Crevasse AI, a startup that provides a social music recommendation service called Pinply for about four years. Prior to founding the startup, started career in technology planning at SK Hynix and worked at IBM Korea and SK Planet. Majored in Electronic Engineering, and received a Master’s degree in Technology Management from New York University.
Provided advice and consulting services to large and mid-sized companies in IT-related fields such as blockchain and e-commerce. Currently serving as an advisor for the Korea Information Society Development Institute (KISDI) and the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI). Also conducts numerous lectures for large corporations including Samsung, LG, SK, as well as public institutions such as the Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA) and the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).
Since 2015, have been writing IT-related articles and regularly contributing IT columns to various media outlets such as DBR (Donga Business Review), JoongAng Ilbo, and others. Also have published multiple books, including "Web 3.0 Revolution" and "Web 3.0 Next Economy" (co-authored). In 2020, authored "Digital Economy: A Complete Guide” for IT business beginners and "AI Business Trends" (co-authored), which were selected for the Sejong Book Awards in the Liberal Arts category.
Blockchain, Crypto, NFT, UX, UI, Design, Behavioral Economics, Game Theory, Figma