Prior to joining EMP Infra in 2014, Mr. Kim worked as a Vice President at Lazard Asia Limited providing M&A advisory services for various Korean corporations and private equity firms.  His role included sourcing and marketing investment opportunities mainly in auto parts and resources / energy industries. Prior to Lazard, he worked at a local private equity firm and made investments in energy, logistics, F&B, consumables, and etc. He started his career at Macquarie Securities in Korea covering infrastructure and utilities industries.


Mr. Kim graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, with dual concentrations in Finance and Accounting.

Regional Focus


Korea, South East Asia



Private equity, emerging markets, corporate finance, alternative investments,

infrastructure development, market dislocations. 


Seocho-gu, Seocho-dong

1542-1, Dongil Highvill 605

Seoul, Korea (137-872)

Tel: +82-2-3486-2049
Fax: +82-2-3486-2043

Duckwon Kim  (Director)