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Albert H. Yong – Managing Partner

Mr. Yong is a Managing Partner and the Chief Investment Officer of Petra Capital Management who has more than 20 years of experience in finance/investment management. Mr. Yong’s career has focused on identifying and analyzing undervalued Korean public companies whose market prices are significantly discounted to intrinsic value. Mr. Yong believes that the Korean stock market currently offers exceptional value investing opportunities because many Korean companies are still cheaply valued compared to their earning power and balance sheet. Prior to co-founding Petra, Mr. Yong worked as a Managing Director/CIO of Pinnacle Investments where he was in charge of managing a value based equity portfolio concentrated on investing in Korean public companies specialized in IT and consumer products. Previously, Mr. Yong worked as a Portfolio Manager at Pan Asia Capital, a U.K.-based hedge fund focusing on equity investments in the East Asian region. Mr. Yong also worked at Ilshin Investment, one of Korea’s leading venture capital firms.

Mr. Yong received his M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University. Mr. Yong is a certified investment manager registered with the Korea Financial Investment Association.