Sungyong Won, Ph.D.
Vice President, Alliance Management
Sungyong Won, Ph.D., has more than 10 years of biotech industry experience. He was most recently general manager of GC Holdings and GC Lab Cell in Korea, where he led investments for biopharmaceutical and healthcare companies as a strategic investor, R&D strategy, and planning for cell and gene therapy as a project manager. Prior to GC, Sungyong was a senior scientist at HealthCare Institute of CJ Cheil-Jedang in Korea, where he led the vaccine R&D as a head of the vaccine group and was responsible for various human vaccine development programs. Sungyong holds a B.S. in biology and a M.S. in microbiology from Kyung Hee University in Korea, a Ph.D. in microbiology and immunology from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and was a postdoctoral fellow at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla.