Sung Yup Suh

Deputy CEO

Sung Yup Suh is Deputy CEO. Prior to joining the company in 2018, Suh served as the Co-CEO of CJ America, the US regional headquarters of CJ Corp. with businesses in food & food services, biotechnology, retail & logistics, and entertainment & media. In this role, he led CJ America’s management support team which includes its legal, finance, compliance, HR and IT departments, and was responsible for operations and corporate oversight of CJ’s presence in North and South America.

Sung joined CJ in 1992 and has held multiple leadership positions in business strategic planning, management, and finance. He began his tenure in the US as the CFO of CJ America from 2005 until 2007. After returning to the CJ headquarters in Korea, he was named CEO of CJ America in 2013. He has provided leadership for CJ’s expansion in the US, including M&A and post-merger integrations.