Dawan Koo joined HarbourVest in 2014 and focuses on supporting investment activity and investor relations in Korea and Japan.
He joined the Firm from Sanford C. Bernstein in Hong Kong, a research-driven asset management firm, where he was a senior associate in the equity research department. Dawan’s prior experience also includes equity research at Credit Suisse AG.
Dawan received a BA (magna cum laude) in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University in 2010. In 2014, he received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute. A Korean native, he speaks fluent Korean, business level Mandarin, and conversational Cantonese.