Our Team

The LG NOVA team is focused on working with startups to explore new business areas for LG.

Jin An

Senior Manager of Business Innovation, EIR

William Barkis

Head of Grand Challenges and Ecosystem Development

Winston Choe

Director of Innovation Business Development, EIR

Maria Dayton

Senior Director of Capital Partnership

Joshua Di Frances

Head of Incubation

Jami Diaz

Senior Manager, Ecosystem Community

Michael Jeong

Strategic Partnership Manager

Younghoon (Paul) Ma

Director, Team Lead of Business Support

Ali Naveed

Senior Manager of Corporate Development & Strategy

Jay Park

Strategy & Operation Manager

Shilpa Prasad

Director of New Ventures, EIR

Linda Quach

Innovation Evangelist and Head of Marketing/PR

Christopher Ryu

Director of Innovation, EIR

Sokwoo Rhee

EVP of Innovation at LG Electronics and Head of LG NOVA

Curtis Sasaki

Senior Advisor

Limor Schafman

Director of Strategy, CleanTech Task Force Lead

Don Williams

Director of Strategic Partnerships