Shinbo Won is Head of Asia ex-Japan Research. Shinbo leads a geographically diverse team providing proxy research and recommendations for more than 5,000 companies annually in 14 Asia-Pacific markets outside Japan, including Hong Kong, Korea, China, India, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. He also stewards the development of ISS’ benchmark voting policies for those markets, as well as thought-leadership efforts for the region.
Previous to assuming this position in 2015, Shinbo headed Korea Research for ISS. Prior to joining ISS in 2013, Shinbo earned a decade’s experience in the field of governance as an investor relations specialist based in Seoul.
Won holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley and a Bachelor of Economics from Yonsei University.