NGS Global LLC, a global executive search firm, announced today that Don Chang joined the Seoul office as Managing Partner. Mr. Chang brings in-depth experience in IT and Technology focusing on senior-level leadership development and C-level searches.

Before joining NGS Global, Mr. Chang was a Senior Director at Ernst & Young Korea, Executive Director at Deloitte Korea, Vice President at SAS Korea, and Director at Oracle USA. He has also authored several books on human resources and advised clients on how to identify and evaluate top executives with backgrounds in blockchain, big data, and deep learning. Additionally, Mr. Chang lectures part-time at the Seoul School of Science and Technology MBA program.

“I am excited about the opportunity to join NGS Global who has a strong market reputation and solid delivery team. I hope to contribute my experience and knowledge expanding the capabilities of NGS Global for clients' digital transformation using big data, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies,” notes Mr. Chang.

Julian Buckeridge, Managing Partner in China and member of the Global Operating Committee, states, “NGS Global is excited by the expansion of the Seoul office with Don Chang joining us to expand our CEO and Board practice with a strong focus on the technology industry in Korea and across Asia. He will bring a deep understanding of the industry through a long and distinguished career, adding value for our clients as they seek to hire the best-in-class senior executives for their businesses.”

Mr. Chang graduated from Seoul National University with a B.A. in Nuclear Engineering and further extended his area of study by completing an M.A. in Computer Science at the University of Southern California. He finalized his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Seoul School of Science and Technology.