Speaker

Youngsun Soh

General Manager, A+E Networks Korea

Youngsun Soh
General Manager, A+E Networks Korea

Youngsun Soh was appointed as General Manager for A+E Networks Korea in January 2017, responsible for developing and delivering on the vision, strategy and business initiatives for A+E Networks in Korea, including building the A+E brands and audience, growing advertising sales and developing content investment plans that support those initiatives. In addition, she drives A+E Networks’ presence in the digital space through technology and original content.

Soh previously worked at Twitter Korea, where she served as Market Director, responsible for all business development efforts and user growth in the Korean market. She joined Twitter from BBC Worldwide Channels Asia, where she served as Executive Director after working for BBC in London as Multiplatform and Portfolio Executive for Mobile. Prior to the BBC, she was Senior Commercial Officer of the U.K. Trade & Investment in Seoul responsible for all the UK-Korea bilateral collaborations in the IT sector for 10 years. She also served as Science & Technology Officer at the British Embassy in Seoul.