CEO of APAC & Senior Instructor
Professional Experience: Merrill Lynch/Bank of America Merrill Lynch – Investment Banking (Director); ZZ Capital International (Managing Director)
Teaching Credentials: Aptakisic Junior High School (Buffalo Grove, IL) – Special Education; St Mark’s School (Hong Kong) – Economics and English; NTK English School (Hong Kong) – English and Head of Test Prep, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology – Adjunct Professor
Education: Northwestern University – B.A., double major in Economics and Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences; University of Hong Kong – Postgraduate Certificate in Education; Duke University (Fuqua School of Business) – MBA with honors
Jung joined TTS in 2018 and is based out of Hong Kong, where he is focused on further developing the TTS business in Asia. Prior to joining TTS, Jung spent almost twelve years in the finance industry. He began his investment banking career at Merrill Lynch in New York, where he covered the consumer and retail sectors for three years, before subsequently transferring to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Hong Kong office, where he spent over six years in the M&A group executing and originating M&A transactions for clients across the Asia-Pacific region. He later transitioned to the buyside with ZZ Capital International in Hong Kong where he led and managed the origination and execution of a broad range of M&A and investment opportunities. Prior to his finance career, Jung spent eight years in the education sector, primarily as a middle school and high school teacher in both Hong Kong and Chicago.